Incorporating green tips for apartment living into your everyday routine at Signature Pointe is not only inspiring and enlightening, but it can also be fun! Below, we offer a few green living tips that residents of our Kent apartments can take advantage of this summer to live more responsibly and wholesomely.
- Avoid waste and recycle – Much of the content in landfills is made up of empty plastic bottles. Use faucet water rather than bottled water when possible to avoid adding to the waste.
- Unplug appliances when they’re not in use – Even if you’re not using appliances, they can still consume energy if they’re plugged in. Unplug small appliances when not in use, including cell phone chargers and coffee makers.
- Pay attention to the thermostat – A difference of only two or three degrees on the thermostat can have a large impact on energy consumption. Keep your thermostat down in winter and up in the summer to maximize the efficiency of your home’s climate control system.
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