1. Tip102

    Apply water only as fast as the soil can absorb it.

  2. Tip60

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

  3. Tip170

    Visit your local Water Conservation office’s website to get information on programs available to businesses.

  4. Tip169

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

  5. Tip78

    Call your local conservation office for more information about xeriscaping with water-thrifty trees, plants, and ground covers.

  6. Tip177

    If your facility relies on cooling towers, have maintenance maximize cycles of concentration by providing efficient water treatment.

  7. Tip99

    Timing is everything when it comes to irrigation. Learn how to set your controller properly.

  8. Tip70

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

  9. Tip10

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

  10. Tip72

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

  11. Tip63

    Group plants with the same watering needs together to avoid overwatering some while underwatering others.

  12. Tip6

    Soak pots and pans instead of letting the water run while you scrape them clean.

  13. Tip153

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

  14. Tip24

    Shorten your shower by a minute or two and you’ll save up to 150 gallons per month.

  15. Tip97

    Check your sprinkler system frequently and adjust sprinklers so only your lawn is watered and not the house,…

  16. Tip93

    Catch water in an empty tuna can to measure sprinkler output. 3/4 to 1 inch of water is…