Everyone talks about water efficiency and rebates, but not many property managers realize the huge savings and environmental benefits associated. Apartment owners and property managers can easily cash in on cutting water usage while helping their community become more environmentally friendly.
If you’re hesitant about the upfront cost of retrofitting, you should be aware that many properties can receive financial assistance to implement water-efficient systems in their communities in addition to rebates! Here are some of the best rebates available for the biggest water hogs:
Toilets: By replacing pre-1994 toilets (which suck down 2 to 3 times the amount of water needed), with dual flush or low-flow toilets, you are eligible for a $75-$100 rebate towards a 1.28 gpf toilet. You can save $1,000 in water and sewer charged over 10 years. You’ll be amazed at how many rebate programs there are just by Googling ‘toilet rebates’.
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