An automatic ice maker can increase a refrigerator's energy use by 14-20%. Turn yours off, and enjoy the savings.
Time Required: 2 minutes or less
- Look for a switch on the front of your ice maker. If you see one, simply flip it to the "off" position, and you're done.
- If no switch is present, gently lift the metal arm on the side of the ice maker to the up position to turn the unit off.
- Want to remove your ice maker permanently? Consult your refrigerator manual for instructions
- Increase your refrigerator's efficiency even further with these tips