For anyone who owns an apartment complex, the task of paying for the utilities that have been used is one that can be daunting. The price of utilities today has been steadily rising, and more people are becoming aware of the need to conserve utilities and try to cut back on their usage, as well as the amount of wastewater that goes through their pipes and takes up valuable space in the sewers. By investing in an electric sub-meter installation, you can get a lot of reimbursements and benefits in the long run.
What Is An Electric Sub-Meter?
An electric sub-meter is a device that is used to accurately measure and display the amount of electricity that has been used in a specific unit. When you choose to have sub-meters installed in your apartment complex, you can get one to install in the individual apartment unit. This device automatically calculates how much the total utility usage is and sends the results to the billing company.
Why Get An Electric Sub-Meter Installation?
With electric sub-meters, you no longer have to hire someone to come out and read the meters so you can know your usage and how much you are being charged. This is done automatically, and in addition, there is no need to worry about human error making a slight miscalculation that could completely change the result. An electric sub-meter is extremely accurate and provides the latest information that you need, within seconds. Each of your tenants will be able to see and be charged for their individual usage. Another benefit is that these sub-meters enable you to keep a closer eye on the condition of the water pipes and quickly detect any problems before they get too serious and costly to repair.