1. Turn off the water while you brush your teeth and save up to 4 gallons a minute. That’s…

  2. Install water-saving aerators on all of your faucets.

  3. Drop tissues in the trash instead of flushing them and save water every time.

  4. Put food coloring in your toilet tank. If it seeps into the bowl without flushing, there’s a leak….

  5. If your toilet flapper doesn’t close properly after flushing, replace it.

  6. Consider buying a dual-flush toilet. It has two flush options: a half-flush for liquid waste and a full-flush…

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

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

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

  10. Toilet leaks can be silent! Be sure to test your toilet for leaks at least once a year.

  11. Use a WaterSense® labeled showerhead. They’re inexpensive, easy to install, and can save you up to 750 gallons…

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

  13. When washing your hands, turn the water off while you lather.

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

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

  16. If your toilet was installed before 1992, purchasing a WaterSense® labeled toilet can reduce the amount of water…