1. Tip37

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

  2. Tip24

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

  3. Tip18

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

  4. Tip49

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

  5. Tip55

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

  6. Tip42

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

  7. Tip45

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

  8. Tip47

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

  9. Tip135

    Use a broom instead of a hose to clean patios, sidewalks and driveways, and save water every time.

  10. Tip51

    Reward kids for the water-saving tips they follow.

  11. Tip5

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

  12. Tip2

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

  13. Tip32

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

  14. Tip1

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

  15. Tip58

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

  16. Tip19

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