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

  2. If you accidentally drop ice cubes, don’t throw them in the sink. Drop them in a house plant…

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

  4. When doing laundry, match the water level to the size of the load.

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

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

  7. Plug the sink instead of running the water to rinse your razor and save up to 300 gallons…

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

  9. Select the proper pan size for cooking. Large pans may require more cooking water than necessary.

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

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

  12. When shopping for a new dishwasher, use the Consortium for Energy Efficiency website to compare water use between…

  13. Cook food in as little water as possible. This also helps it retain more nutrients.

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

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

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