1. Tip98

    Minimize evaporation by watering during the early morning hours when temperatures are cooler and winds are lighter.

  2. Tip30

    If your toilet flapper doesn’t close properly after flushing, replace it.

  3. Tip22

    When buying a washer, check the Consortium for Energy Efficiency website to compare water use between models.

  4. Tip170

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

  5. Tip153

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

  6. Tip124

    Keep water in the pool when playing, it will save water.

  7. Tip103

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

  8. Tip27

    Put food coloring in your toilet tank. If it seeps into the bowl without flushing, there’s a leak….

  9. Tip114

    For hanging baskets, planters and pots, put ice cubes on top of the soil to give your plants…

  10. Tip135

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

  11. Tip109

    Don’t water your lawn on windy days when most of the water blows away or evaporates.

  12. Tip13

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

  13. Tip41

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

  14. Tip70

    Avoid planting grass in areas that are hard to water, such as steep inclines and isolated strips along…

  15. Tip145

    Create a suggestion and incentives system at your organization to recognize water-saving ideas.

  16. Tip155

    Become or appoint a water ambassador within your organization who creates, implements and maintains your water conservation program.