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Live Greener and Cleaner
in Your Crystal City Apartment

Living green isn’t just a statement of values. It can help you live healthier while saving you money. When you treat the environment well, you improve the quality of your own environment. And when you use fewer resources, you receive lower utility bills. At m.flats, we’re helping transform Crystal City. These tips on living green can help transform your life.

Ways to Live Greener

Reduce Energy Use
Keep air vents unobstructed so your heating and cooling system doesn’t overwork
Set your thermostat so you’re not wasting air conditioning or heat when you’re not home
Lower or raise your window blinds to reduce solar heat in summer or welcome it in winter

Reduce Water Use
Turn off the faucet while brushing your teeth and decrease your shower time by a minute
Run the dishwasher only when it’s full

Reduce Daily Waste
Go paperless by paying your bills and rent online
Cut down on your use of disposable paper and plastic products
Bring your reusable Kettler shopping bag on shopping excursions
Use natural cleaning products such as baking soda, essential oils and white vinegar

Limit Use of Your Car
Keep your bike in our convenient bike storage and ride it to the store
Walk to the Metro or bus stop and take public transit to work

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