The cost of electricity is a hot topic for Ontario residents, particularly with the latest election just days away. As property managers, we’re often asked about utility costs. Recently, while doing a little research on behalf of a tenant, we came across this awesome Appliance Usage Chart on Utilities Kingston’s website. It provides the average monthly cost of operating each and every gadget in your home, from ceiling fans to Christmas lights. Did you know it costs, on average, $0.97 a month to run a coffee maker … totally worth it! To find out how much energy your appliances are using, check out the chart below. And for ways to shave a few dollars off of your monthly utility bill, see Utilities Kingston’s Conservation Tips.