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

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

  3. When buying a washer, check the Consortium for Energy Efficiency website to compare water use between models.

  4. Reuse leftover water from cooked or steamed foods to start a nutritious soup, it’s one more way to…

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

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

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

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

  9. When washing dishes by hand, don’t let the water run. Fill one basin with wash water and the…

  10. Use the garbage disposal sparingly. Instead, compost vegetable food waste and save gallons every time.

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

  12. Designate one glass for your drinking water each day, or refill a water bottle. This will cut down…

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

  14. When shopping for a new washing machine, compare resource savings among Energy Star models. Some can save up…

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

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