How to Dispute a Water Bill with Your Landlord

Getting an unexpectedly high water bill can be upsetting. If you rent, it may be unclear if you or your landlord is responsible for the charges. Disputing a water bill with your landlord takes some preparation, but you have options to contest unfair fees. Understand How Water Bills Work First, learn how water billing works … Read more

How Often is Your Water Bill Due?

Paying your water bill on time is important to avoid late fees and service disruptions. But how often should you expect to receive and pay your water bill? Here’s what to know about the frequency of water utility billing. Typical Water Bill Cycles Most water suppliers issue bills once per month or once every 2-3 … Read more

Are You Responsible for the Previous Owner’s Unpaid Water Bill?

When you purchase a new home, the last thing you want is to be saddled with the previous owner’s unpaid utility bills. Unfortunately, in some cases, new homeowners have found themselves facing exactly that predicament. If the prior owner failed to pay their final water bill, can the utility company come after you for it? … Read more