1. Tip87

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

  2. Tip5

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

  3. Tip31

    Use a WaterSense® labeled showerhead. They’re inexpensive, easy to install, and can save you up to 750 gallons…

  4. Tip78

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

  5. Tip176

    A recent study showed that 99% of business managers surveyed ranked water conservation as a “top five” priority…

  6. Tip186

    Wash company vehicles as needed rather than on a schedule. Stretch out the time in between washes.

  7. Tip166

    Test your co-workers or employees on topics like xeriscape, WaterSense®, and high-efficiency toilets. See how water-wise they are.

  8. Tip84

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

  9. Tip119

    Make sure your swimming pools, fountains and ponds are equipped with recirculating pumps.

  10. Tip19

    Washing dark clothes in cold water saves water and energy, and helps your clothes retain their color.

  11. Tip159

    Conduct a facility water use inventory and identify water management goals.

  12. Tip143

    Some commercial refrigerators and ice-makers are cooled with water. Upgrade to air-cooled appliances for significant water savings.

  13. Tip162

    Shut off water to unused areas of your facility to eliminate waste from leaks or unmonitored use.

  14. Tip160

    Don’t forget hidden water use costs, like energy for pumping, heating and cooling, chemical treatment, and damage and…

  15. Tip57

    See a leak you can’t fix? Tell a parent, teacher, employer, or property manager, or call a handyman.

  16. Tip147

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