Reducing the amount of energy and water you use will reduce your utility bill
Electricity and water are billed by the amount that you use. For electricity, it is the number of kilowatt hours. For water it is the number of cubic feet, which equals about 7.5 gallons.
When selecting an apartment or home, be sure to include energy and water costs in your decision making. A little research can help you plan and give you a complete picture of the actual cost of living in that particular location.
Finding ways to reduce your water and energy use can also be impactful on your utility budget. Some simple and inexpensive tips can have a long-term pay-off for you and your family.