1. Encourage your school system and local government to develop and promote water conservation among children and adults.

  2. We’re more likely to notice leaky faucets indoors, but don’t forget to check outdoor faucets, pipes, and hoses.

  3. Learn how to use your water meter to check for leaks.

  4. At home or while staying in a hotel, reuse your towels.

  5. Monitor your water bill for unusually high use. Your bill and water meter are tools that can help…

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

  7. Play fun games while learning how to save water!

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

  9. Teach children to turn off faucets tightly after each use.

  10. See a leak you can’t fix? Tell a parent, teacher, employer, or property manager, or call a handyman.

  11. Hire a GreenPlumber® to help reduce your water, energy, and chemical use.

  12. Avoid recreational water toys that require a constant flow of water.

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

  14. Grab a wrench and fix that leaky faucet. It’s simple, inexpensive, and you can save 140 gallons a…

  15. Be a leak detective! Check all hoses, connectors, and faucets regularly for leaks.

  16. See how your water use stacks up to others by calculating your daily water use.