1. Tip128

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

  2. Tip104

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

  3. Tip164

    Ask employees for suggestions on saving water and give prizes for the best ideas. Incentivize it!

  4. Tip105

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

  5. Tip171

    Make sure your contract plumber and/or maintenance personnel knows about GreenPlumbers®.

  6. Tip71

    Leave lower branches on trees and shrubs and allow leaf litter to accumulate on the soil. This keeps…

  7. Tip117

    Pruning properly can help your plants use water more efficiently.

  8. Tip14

    Select the proper pan size for cooking. Large pans may require more cooking water than necessary.

  9. Tip152

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

  10. Tip90

    Remember to weed your lawn and garden regularly. Weeds compete with other plants for nutrients, light and water.

  11. Tip106

    Adjust your watering schedule each month to match seasonal weather conditions and landscape requirements.

  12. Tip37

    When washing your hands, turn the water off while you lather.

  13. Tip23

    If your shower fills a one-gallon bucket in less than 20 seconds, replace the showerhead with a WaterSense®…

  14. Tip77

    Next time you add or replace a flower or shrub, choose a low-water-use plant and save up to…

  15. Tip157

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

  16. Tip100

    Look for WaterSense® labeled irrigation controllers.