1. Tip13

    Cook food in as little water as possible. This also helps it retain more nutrients.

  2. Tip158

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

  3. Tip144

    Post a hotline in bathrooms and kitchens to report leaks or water waste to facility managers or maintenance…

  4. Tip180

    Inspect your landscape irrigation system regularly for leaks or broken sprinkler heads and adjust pressures to specification.

  5. Tip60

    Run your washer and dishwasher only when they are full. You can save up to 1,000 gallons a…

  6. Tip104

    Water only when necessary. More plants die from over-watering than from under-watering.

  7. Tip73

    Use a layer of organic mulch on the surface of your planting beds to minimize weed growth that competes for…

  8. Tip4

    If your dishwasher is new, cut back on rinsing. Newer models clean more thoroughly than older ones.

  9. Tip170

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

  10. Tip190

    When ice cubes are leftover from your drink, don’t throw them out. Pour them on a plant.

  11. Tip156

    Become a proud WaterSense® partner and let all your customers know.

  12. Tip17

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

  13. Tip32

    Turn off the water while you brush your teeth and save up to 4 gallons a minute. That’s…

  14. Tip184

    Put decorative fountains on timers and use only during work or daylight hours. Check for leaks if you…

  15. Tip187

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

  16. Tip40

    Drop tissues in the trash instead of flushing them and save water every time.