1. Tip20

    When shopping for a new washing machine, compare resource savings among Energy Star models. Some can save up…

  2. Tip103

    If water runs off your lawn easily, split your watering time into shorter periods to allow for better…

  3. Tip61

    See how your water use stacks up to others by calculating your daily water use.

  4. Tip6

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

  5. Tip93

    Catch water in an empty tuna can to measure sprinkler output. 3/4 to 1 inch of water is…

  6. Tip8

    Wash your fruits and vegetables in a pan of water instead of running water from the tap.

  7. Tip41

    Look for WaterSense® labeled toilets, sink faucets, urinals and showerheads.

  8. Tip187

    Consider turning your high-maintenance water feature/fountain into a low-maintenance art feature or planter.

  9. Tip128

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

  10. Tip147

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

  11. Tip189

    Support projects that use reclaimed wastewater for irrigation and industrial uses.

  12. Tip44

    Teach children to turn off faucets tightly after each use.

  13. Tip127

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

  14. Tip28

    When running a bath, plug the bathtub before turning on the water. Adjust the temperature as the tub…

  15. Tip87

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

  16. Tip52

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