Columbia Water Submetering Services

Customer satisfaction for over 33 years 

Founded in 1983, Guardian provides a full-suite of utility cost recovery services including submeter system-design, submeter installation services, submeter data acquisition, utility billing, collections and utility management - all backed by a 33 year commitment to superior customer service. We work directly with our customers to increase net operating income, improve property valuation and promote water and energy conservation.

Guardian offers submetering solutions for owners and managers of apartments, condominiums, offices, retail stores, manufactured housing, marinas and other multi-unit buildings. Our first priority is to efficiently recover utility costs through the application of submetering measurement technologies. Guardian technologies are supported by an in-house staff of programmers and web application engineers.   We work directly with our customers to increase net operating income, improve property valuation and promote water and energy conservation. 

South Carolina Submetering Legal Environment

Water Submetering: Allowed

Gas Submetering: n/a

Electric Submetering: n/a

Ratio Utility Billing (RUBS): Allowed

Notes: Property owner cannot provide utility service at a profit. We provide free regulatory support to keep your new submetering program in compliance with all local rules and regulation. Contact Guardian Water & Power for the most recent water, gas and electric submetering and utility billing regulations in South Carolina.

Local Utility Providers

Columbia Water Dept.
1339 Main St

Columbia, SC 29201
(803) 545-3300

South Carolina Electric & Gas

3000 Harden St

Columbia, SC 29203

(800) 2251-7234

Local Apartment Associations

Greater Columbia Apt Assc

PO Box 7515

Columbia, SC 29202
(803) 252-5032