1. Leave lawn clippings on your grass, this cools the ground and holds in moisture.

  2. Reward kids for the water-saving tips they follow.

  3. Use a broom instead of a hose to clean patios, sidewalks and driveways, and save water every time.

  4. Saving water on your landscape adds up quickly. Send the person in charge of your landscape to an…

  5. Reuse leftover water from cooked or steamed foods to start a nutritious soup, it’s one more way to…

  6. Use a commercial car wash that recycles water. Or, wash your car on the lawn, and you’ll water…

  7. If you use processed water in your business or facility, look into water recycling.

  8. Use the garbage disposal sparingly. Instead, compost vegetable food waste and save gallons every time.

  9. Scrape dishes rather than rinsing them before washing.

  10. As part of the WaterSense® Fix-A-Leak Week in March, plan an employee campaign to look for leaks.

  11. Use a rain barrel to harvest rainwater from gutters for watering gardens and landscapes.

  12. Check your sprinkler system frequently and adjust sprinklers so only your lawn is watered and not the house,…

  13. Look for WaterSense® labeled irrigation controllers.

  14. Consider buying a dual-flush toilet. It has two flush options: a half-flush for liquid waste and a full-flush…

  15. Toilet leaks can be silent! Be sure to test your toilet for leaks at least once a year.

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