1. Tip63

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

  2. Tip10

    Install an instant water heater near your kitchen sink so you don’t have to run the water while…

  3. Tip24

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

  4. Tip158

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

  5. Tip153

    Contact your water utility to see if rebates are available for purchasing water-efficient fixtures, equipment or for facility audits.

  6. Tip137

    If you have an evaporative cooler, direct the water drain to plants in your landscape.

  7. Tip89

    Avoid overseeding your lawn with winter grass. Ryegrass needs water every few days, whereas Dormant Bermuda grass needs…

  8. Tip62

    Use porous material for walkways and patios to prevent wasteful runoff and keep water in your yard.

  9. Tip94

    Read the Landscape Watering by the Numbers guidebook to help you determine how long and how much to water.

  10. Tip3

    Dishwashers typically use less water than washing dishes by hand. Now, Energy Star dishwashers save even more water…

  11. Tip1

    There are a number of ways to save water, and they all start with you.

  12. Tip55

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

  13. Tip61

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

  14. Tip49

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

  15. Tip17

    When shopping for a new dishwasher, use the Consortium for Energy Efficiency website to compare water use between…

  16. Tip170

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