The Power of Cool: Summer Savings with Lasko

As always, consumers are probably bracing for skyrocketing energy bills, but by cleverly incorporating a few smart and economical energy-saving products, the days of going broke to stay cool can be in the past.

…Just the facts… According to, the average American family spends nearly $2,000 per year on home energy bills, of which 25% is electricity consumed by air conditioning units. This source also notes that if consumers added one or more fans to their homes, they would feel comfortable raising the thermostat, resulting in up to 10% home energy savings.

Lasko®, a leader in high-performance home comfort products for more than 100 years, has launched a collection of smart & techy fans designed to help consumer scool their homes without sweating the monthly budget… all made in the USA.

Check out the 5 versatile fans below, featuring remote control, oscillating, full-tilt, and adjustable models:

Lasko®20” Oscillating Remote Control Pedestal Fan (model #: S20610)

The easiest form of cool… just lift a finger! This remote controlled fan features a 4-speed comfort controls and an electronic 7-hour timer, creating a cool environment in any room or common area to help lower energy bills. Its expansive 20” performance blades and multi-position tilt-back options offer a powerful, smooth stream of air, providing desired coolness at your fingertips. And, this fan’s simple assembly ensures a cool down in minutes.

· Product size: 20.25”L x 22.5”W x 56.90”H

· MSRP: $39.99

· Retailer: Sam’s Club

Lasko 20" Oscillating Remote Control Pedestal Fan in Living Room

Lasko®Adjustable-Height 16” Oscillating Stand Fan (model #: 2524)

Add 90-degree oscillation to any room to create a refreshing breeze while relaxing or entertaining. A wide arc of air is created thanks to an adjustable height and tilting fan head that allows users to direct air where they need it, when they need it. With tool-free assembly, it’s easy for consumers to cool down quickly and keep energy costs down.

· Product size: 18”L x 17”W x 47”H

· MSRP: $24.99

· Retailer: Home Depot

Adjustable-Height 16 in. Oscillating Pedestal Fan in Kitchen

Lasko®20” Wind Machine®(model #: A20301)

It’s easy to stay cool and save money on energy bills with the 20” WindMachine Power Fan. Three high-performance speeds and a pivoting head for directional air power, put users in control of their comfort and wallet, making it easier to stay on a budget by creating wind chill for less than 3 cents per hour.A thoughtful, lightweight design makes it easy-to-move, giving consumers the freedom to go room-to-room and there’s no need to worry about rust thanks to its durable plastic construction.

· Product size: 25.4”L x 7.2”W x 23.4”H

· MSRP: $29.99

· Retailer: Walmart

Lasko 20" Wind Machine Air Circulator, Gray A20301 in Bedroom

Lasko®18” Adjustable Elegance Pedestal Fan (model #: 1827)

Consumers can take control of coolness and energy savings with the 18”Adjustable Elegance Pedestal Fan. Three energy-efficient speeds quietly keep cooling costs at bay and consumers will stay worry-free with its patented BluePlug™ safety fuse technology. Whether placed in the middle or the corner of small to medium-sized rooms, an elegant grill design blends into any surrounding décor, while providing 90-degree oscillation or stationary cooling.Fully adjustable height settings offer maximum versatility. And for in direct breezes throughout the entire room, the fan head fully tilts backwards for maximum flexibility to suit consumers’ needs.

· Product size: 20.25”L x 20.25”W x 54.5”H

· MSRP: $39.99

· Retailer: Amazon

Lasko 1827 Adjustable Elegance and Performance Pedestal Fan, Black, in Living Room

Lasko®20” Box Fan (model #: 3733)

A step above traditional box fans, this one is engineered to produce more air power with its SaveSmart® design, which uses less than 2 cents per hour in energy, and features three speeds for personalized comfort. Great for cooling any room, the fan’s top-mounted, easy-carry handle allows for convenient portability.

· Product size: 4.375”L x 20.5”W x 21.75”H

· MSRP: $24.99

· Retailer: Ace Hardware

Lasko Box Fan in White in Barn