1. Tip90

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

  2. Tip129

    For more immediate hot water and energy savings, insulate hot water pipes.

  3. Tip43

    While you wait for hot water, collect the running water and use it to water plants.

  4. Tip72

    Start a compost pile. Using compost in your garden or flower beds adds water-holding organic matter to the…

  5. Tip54

    Hire a GreenPlumber® to help reduce your water, energy, and chemical use.

  6. Tip161

    Show your company’s dedication to water conservation through a policy statement. Commit management, staff and resources to the…

  7. Tip189

    Support projects that use reclaimed wastewater for irrigation and industrial uses.

  8. Tip124

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

  9. Tip70

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

  10. Tip153

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

  11. Tip174

    Scrape dishes rather than rinsing them before washing.

  12. Tip47

    Encourage your school system and local government to develop and promote water conservation among children and adults.

  13. Tip185

    Wash company vehicles at commercial car washers that recycle water.

  14. Tip65

    Reduce the amount of lawn in your yard by planting shrubs and ground covers appropriate to your site and…

  15. Tip136

    Evaporative coolers require a seasonal maintenance check. For more efficient cooling, check your evaporative cooler annually.

  16. Tip53

    Grab a wrench and fix that leaky faucet. It’s simple, inexpensive, and you can save 140 gallons a…