How to Discourage Electricity Theft by Tenants

March 26, 2011
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One way tenants may steal electricity is by stealing from the building supply. Tenants may tamper with wiring and hook up directly to your building's metered electricity supply. A tenant who does this taps into power that you're paying for. Another way to steal electricity is directly from other tenants. In this case, a tenant may tap into a neighboring tenant's metered electricity supply. While this type of tampering may not happen often at your building, it can cause big problems when it does.

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