1. Tip151

    Have maintenance personnel regularly check your facilities for leaks, drips and other water waste.

  2. Tip117

    Pruning properly can help your plants use water more efficiently.

  3. Tip77

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

  4. Tip186

    Wash company vehicles as needed rather than on a schedule. Stretch out the time in between washes.

  5. Tip17

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

  6. Tip104

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

  7. Tip169

    Marry the weather with your landscape water use. Water use should decrease during rainy periods and increase during…

  8. Tip140

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

  9. Tip154

    Consider and compare water use when purchasing ice makers, dishwashers, reverse osmosis units, coolers and cleaning equipment.

  10. Tip82

    Hire a Smartscape Certified professional landscaper who has received landscape training specific to the Sonoran Desert.

  11. Tip81

    Hire a qualified pro to install your irrigation system and keep it working properly and efficiently.

  12. Tip14

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

  13. Tip25

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

  14. Tip130

    Use a commercial car wash that recycles water. Or, wash your car on the lawn, and you’ll water…

  15. Tip110

    Use drip irrigation for shrubs and trees to apply water directly to the roots, where it’s needed.

  16. Tip174

    Scrape dishes rather than rinsing them before washing.