1. Tip71

    Leave lower branches on trees and shrubs and allow leaf litter to accumulate on the soil. This keeps…

  2. Tip36

    Turn off the water while washing your hair and save up to 150 gallons a month.

  3. Tip25

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

  4. Tip127

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

  5. Tip190

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

  6. Tip42

    One drip every second adds up to five gallons per day! Check your faucets and showerheads for leaks.

  7. Tip11

    Keep a pitcher of drinking water in the refrigerator instead of running the tap. This way, every drop…

  8. Tip132

    Wash your pets outdoors, in an area of your lawn that needs water.

  9. Tip148

    Publish your organization’s monthly water use to show progress toward water-saving goals.

  10. Tip100

    Look for WaterSense® labeled irrigation controllers.

  11. Tip189

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

  12. Tip155

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

  13. Tip137

    If you have an evaporative cooler, direct the water drain to plants in your landscape.

  14. Tip135

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

  15. Tip1

    There are a number of ways to save water, and they all start with you.

  16. Tip91

    While fertilizers promote plant growth, they also increase water consumption. Apply the minimum amount of fertilizer needed.