1. Tip140

    Report broken pipes, leaky hydrants and errant sprinklers to property owners or your local water provider.

  2. Tip10

    Install an instant water heater near your kitchen sink so you don’t have to run the water while…

  3. Tip13

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

  4. Tip125

    Instead of building a private pool, join a community pool.

  5. Tip117

    Pruning properly can help your plants use water more efficiently.

  6. Tip150

    Water audit your facility to find out your recommended water use, then monitor your utility bills to gauge…

  7. Tip28

    When running a bath, plug the bathtub before turning on the water. Adjust the temperature as the tub…

  8. Tip175

    Use water-conserving icemakers.

  9. Tip182

    Establish a monthly water budget for your landscape based on the water needs of your plants.

  10. Tip41

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

  11. Tip25

    Time your shower to keep it under 5 minutes. You’ll save up to 1,000 gallons per month.

  12. Tip4

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

  13. Tip17

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

  14. Tip134

    When you give your pet fresh water, don’t throw the old water down the drain. Use it to…

  15. Tip127

    Use a grease pencil to conduct a bucket test to check for pool leaks. An unnatural water level…

  16. Tip168

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