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How To Save Money On Your Monthly Bills In Your Broad Ripple Apartment

Everyone wants to save money on monthly bills in Broad Ripple, but is it truly feasible when you reside in an apartment? While it would be great to cut your rent, instead, focus on your utility costs.

Whether you reside in a three-bedroom apartment or a studio, there are many ways you can save money on monthly bills with your Broad Ripple apartment.

Air filter HVAC maintenance in Broad Ripple

Change Your Air Filter and Use Less Energy

Full air filters make your HVAC system run harder and expend more energy. Dirty filters mean a costlier utility bill for you. Not only will a clean filter help your HVAC system operate more efficiently, but it will also help avoid untimely breakdowns. Anyone who's had the heat go out in the middle of a freezing winter night will agree it's well worth inspecting and switching out your air filter.

You can purchase an air filter at any chain or home improvement retailer. Just make sure you get the right style, as a more spacious apartment may demand a larger air filter than a single-bedroom. You might also like to see if the maintenance staff offers their own replacements. Look at the filter each month, even if it's expected to hold up for 90 days. If you put it up to a light and are unable to see through it, that's an obvious indication you’re ready for a replacement.

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Living Room at District at Saxony Apartments

Save Money on Monthly Bills with LED Lighting

There are lots of good ideas for saving money on monthly bills in Broad Ripple, but some of the favorites is with home lighting. LED lights require a smaller amount of energy than typical incandescent light bulbs and last much longer. If you're uneasy about the upfront purchase price, don't be. The price of LED bulbs has decreased significantly through the years, and there are many budget-friendly options.

The benefits here is two-fold, because not only will you limit energy consumption, you'll also gain from not needing to buy replacement bulbs as much. Check with your unit’s front office team as they might use LED bulbs and furnish you with them!
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Living Room at Harmony Apartments

Automate Those New Lights With Smart Bulbs

Do you know your Echo or Home smart speaker does more than only play that song you're wanting to hear? Utilizing a smart plug or smart light, you can operate lights through verbal commands or your phone app.

If you fail to turn a light off, you can do so directly from your phone instead of allowing it to burn the whole day. Or limit your power consumption even more by putting your lights on a timer to turn on and off automatically.

These high-tech and easy solutions give peace of mind in additional areas. If you're out of town on vacation or on a work trip, you can schedule your lights to activate automatically. You can give the illusion and make it look like you're home by setting the light to flip on at the same time you return home.

Find Your Next Apartment With Park 66 Flats

Naturally, it's easier to save money on monthly bills if your place has up-to-date infrastructure and energy-efficient appliances. Luckily, you can enjoy these upscale features and a great neighborhood at Park 66 Flats. phone 317-820-2209 today or choose "schedule a tour" to see your next apartment community.

Park 66 Flats
888 E. 66th St.
IndianapolisIndiana 46220
Phone: 317-820-2209
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  • Saturday  10:00 - 5:00
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Park 66 Flats
Park 66 Flats is a luxury apartment community located at 66th St. and Ferguson St. in Broad Ripple. Owned and operated by the J.C. Hart Company, Park 66 Flats is committed to making a place our Residents can call home. We offer many floor plans and amenities to fit your lifestyle, and our Residents love living near The Monon Trail.
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