1. Tip129

    For more immediate hot water and energy savings, insulate hot water pipes.

  2. Tip136

    Evaporative coolers require a seasonal maintenance check. For more efficient cooling, check your evaporative cooler annually.

  3. Tip2

    When washing dishes by hand, don’t let the water run. Fill one basin with wash water and the…

  4. Tip85

    If installing a lawn, select a lawn mix or blend that matches your climate and site conditions.

  5. Tip184

    Put decorative fountains on timers and use only during work or daylight hours. Check for leaks if you…

  6. Tip83

    Adjust your lawn mower to the height of 1.5 to 2 inches. Taller grass shades roots and holds…

  7. Tip59

    Make suggestions to your employer or school about ways to save water and money.

  8. Tip63

    Group plants with the same watering needs together to avoid overwatering some while underwatering others.

  9. Tip62

    Use porous material for walkways and patios to prevent wasteful runoff and keep water in your yard.

  10. Tip49

    Monitor your water bill for unusually high use. Your bill and water meter are tools that can help…

  11. Tip87

    If walking across the lawn leaves footprints (blades don’t spring back up), then it is time to water.

  12. Tip100

    Look for WaterSense® labeled irrigation controllers.

  13. Tip78

    Call your local conservation office for more information about xeriscaping with water-thrifty trees, plants, and ground covers.

  14. Tip64

    Choose the right Arizona-friendly plants and watch them thrive in our desert environment.

  15. Tip41

    Look for WaterSense® labeled toilets, sink faucets, urinals and showerheads.

  16. Tip144

    Post a hotline in bathrooms and kitchens to report leaks or water waste to facility managers or maintenance…