If the appliance has no remote control associated with it,and no lights or
clocks, it's not drawing any current while off. I will say we had a toaster
oven turn on by itself, overheat and melt, so we unplug the new one after
I read the reviews on these devices. There is a newer model that you
can now input your average kWh cost in and it computes your costs. The
new one also has a reset button, instead of having to wait between
The model number for the new Kill-A-Watt EZ is P4460.
Not that easy. Many of them have computers that may draw current all
the time. Of course not all do. That said, most of those that do draw
current draw very very little. During the winter that current is going into
heat production anyway so don't worry, but in the summer it could be costing
you double once of the electric and once to cool the home due to the added
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