1. Tip22

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

  2. Tip65

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

  3. Tip45

    Watch the Home Water Challenge video or use the Home Water Audit Calculator to see where you can…

  4. Tip23

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

  5. Tip174

    Scrape dishes rather than rinsing them before washing.

  6. Tip59

    Make suggestions to your employer or school about ways to save water and money.

  7. Tip41

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

  8. Tip107

    Install a rain sensor on your irrigation controller so your system won’t run when it’s raining.

  9. Tip86

    Aerate your lawn periodically. Holes every six inches will allow water to reach the roots, rather than run…

  10. Tip94

    Read the Landscape Watering by the Numbers guidebook to help you determine how long and how much to water.

  11. Tip152

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

  12. Tip171

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

  13. Tip60

    Run your washer and dishwasher only when they are full. You can save up to 1,000 gallons a…

  14. Tip190

    When ice cubes are leftover from your drink, don’t throw them out. Pour them on a plant.

  15. Tip77

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

  16. Tip119

    Make sure your swimming pools, fountains and ponds are equipped with recirculating pumps.