1. Tip183

    Limit turf areas at your facility. Instead, landscape using xeriscape principles to cut water use in half.

  2. Tip65

    Reduce the amount of lawn in your yard by planting shrubs and ground covers appropriate to your site and…

  3. Tip127

    Use a grease pencil to conduct a bucket test to check for pool leaks. An unnatural water level…

  4. Tip163

    Create a goal of how much water your company can save and plan a celebration once that goal…

  5. Tip51

    Reward kids for the water-saving tips they follow.

  6. Tip177

    If your facility relies on cooling towers, have maintenance maximize cycles of concentration by providing efficient water treatment.

  7. Tip113

    Use a rain barrel to harvest rainwater from gutters for watering gardens and landscapes.

  8. Tip66

    Plant species native to your region.

  9. Tip50

    Learn how to use your water meter to check for leaks.

  10. Tip99

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

  11. Tip111

    Water your plants deeply but less frequently to encourage deep root growth and drought tolerance.

  12. Tip49

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

  13. Tip147

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

  14. Tip55

    Be a leak detective! Check all hoses, connectors, and faucets regularly for leaks.

  15. Tip71

    Leave lower branches on trees and shrubs and allow leaf litter to accumulate on the soil. This keeps…

  16. Tip136

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