1. Look for WaterSense® labeled irrigation controllers.

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

  3. Designate one glass for your drinking water each day, or refill a water bottle. This will cut down…

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

  5. Water audit your facility to find out your recommended water use, then monitor your utility bills to gauge…

  6. Timing is everything when it comes to irrigation. Learn how to set your controller properly.

  7. Support Tap Into Quality and forgo those plastic water bottles to lower your carbon footprint.

  8. When buying a washer, check the Consortium for Energy Efficiency website to compare water use between models.

  9. Implement a water management plan for your facility, then educate employees on good water habits through newsletters and posters.

  10. Keep a pitcher of drinking water in the refrigerator instead of running the tap. This way, every drop…

  11. Collect the water you use while rinsing fruit and vegetables. Use it to water house plants.

  12. Inspect your landscape irrigation system regularly for leaks or broken sprinkler heads and adjust pressures to specification.

  13. Use a pool cover to help keep your pool clean, reduce chemical use and prevent water loss through…

  14. If you have an evaporative cooler, direct the water drain to plants in your landscape.

  15. Have a plumber re-route your greywater to trees and plants rather than the sewer line. Check with your…

  16. Water your summer lawns once every three days and your winter lawn once every five days.