1. Tip171

    Make sure your contract plumber and/or maintenance personnel knows about GreenPlumbers®.

  2. Tip10

    Install an instant water heater near your kitchen sink so you don’t have to run the water while…

  3. Tip96

    Set a kitchen timer when using the hose as a reminder to turn it off. A running hose…

  4. Tip40

    Drop tissues in the trash instead of flushing them and save water every time.

  5. Tip28

    When running a bath, plug the bathtub before turning on the water. Adjust the temperature as the tub…

  6. Tip2

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

  7. Tip105

    Signs of overwatering: Leaves turn lighter shades of green or yellow, young shoots wilt, and sometimes algae or…

  8. Tip43

    While you wait for hot water, collect the running water and use it to water plants.

  9. Tip84

    Leave lawn clippings on your grass, this cools the ground and holds in moisture.

  10. Tip87

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

  11. Tip175

    Use water-conserving icemakers.

  12. Tip23

    If your shower fills a one-gallon bucket in less than 20 seconds, replace the showerhead with a WaterSense®…

  13. Tip12

    Reuse leftover water from cooked or steamed foods to start a nutritious soup, it’s one more way to…

  14. Tip38

    Take 5-minute showers instead of baths. A full bathtub requires up to 70 gallons of water.

  15. Tip154

    Consider and compare water use when purchasing ice makers, dishwashers, reverse osmosis units, coolers and cleaning equipment.

  16. Tip25

    Time your shower to keep it under 5 minutes. You’ll save up to 1,000 gallons per month.