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

  2. Reward kids for the water-saving tips they follow.

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

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

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

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

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

  8. There are a number of ways to save water, and they all start with you.

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

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

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

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

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

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

  15. Washing dark clothes in cold water saves water and energy, and helps your clothes retain their color.

  16. Have a plumber re-route your greywater to trees and plants rather than the sewer line. Check with your…