1. Tip127

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

  2. Tip166

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

  3. Tip68

    When sprucing up your front or backyard, consider xeriscaping. This landscape method uses low-water-use plants to limit your…

  4. Tip77

    Next time you add or replace a flower or shrub, choose a low-water-use plant and save up to…

  5. Tip149

    Invite your water utility conservation staff to your organization for Earth Day and other environmental events to help…

  6. Tip88

    Let your lawn go dormant (brown) during the winter. Dormant grass only needs to be watered every three…

  7. Tip46

    When the kids want to cool off, use the sprinkler in an area where your lawn needs it…

  8. Tip25

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

  9. Tip136

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

  10. Tip128

    Winterize outdoor spigots when temperatures dip below freezing to prevent pipes from leaking or bursting.

  11. Tip24

    Shorten your shower by a minute or two and you’ll save up to 150 gallons per month.

  12. Tip52

    Avoid recreational water toys that require a constant flow of water.

  13. Tip114

    For hanging baskets, planters and pots, put ice cubes on top of the soil to give your plants…

  14. Tip38

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

  15. Tip91

    While fertilizers promote plant growth, they also increase water consumption. Apply the minimum amount of fertilizer needed.

  16. Tip173

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