1. Tip79

    Collect water from your roof by installing gutters and downspouts. Direct the runoff to plants and trees.

  2. Tip116

    Spring is a great time to give your irrigation system a checkup to ensure it’s working efficiently.

  3. Tip158

    Determine how your on-site water is being used by installing sub-meters where feasible, then monitoring for savings.

  4. Tip49

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

  5. Tip88

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

  6. Tip6

    Soak pots and pans instead of letting the water run while you scrape them clean.

  7. Tip185

    Wash company vehicles at commercial car washers that recycle water.

  8. Tip105

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

  9. Tip83

    Adjust your lawn mower to the height of 1.5 to 2 inches. Taller grass shades roots and holds…

  10. Tip42

    One drip every second adds up to five gallons per day! Check your faucets and showerheads for leaks.

  11. Tip170

    Visit your local Water Conservation office’s website to get information on programs available to businesses.

  12. Tip146

    Include a water-saving tip in your employee newsletter. Find 100+ tips at wateruseitwisely.com.

  13. Tip67

    Plant in the spring and fall, when the watering requirements are lower.

  14. Tip25

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

  15. Tip179

    While cleaning sidewalks, a hose and nozzle use 8-12 gallons of water per minute. A pressurized Waterbroom® uses…

  16. Tip63

    Group plants with the same watering needs together to avoid overwatering some while underwatering others.