Most of the things you could do in a house, you can do in an apartment. There are some restrictions - but it's much easier if you know what they are and how to overcome them. That's our focus here.
We'll summarise what you can do (from heaps of information that's already out there) and where relevant, point out the extra steps that may be necessary because you're in a strata scheme.
These simple steps will help you reduce water consumption and costs:
- Understand water metering & billing in strata
- Know where you use water
- Use less water
- Check if there are any rebates or incentives to help you
When you see either or both of these icons, it's an indication that:
Permission may be needed from the Owners Corporation because the action you want to take affects the strata scheme's common property
If you're a tenant, you may need permission from your landlord