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

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

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

  4. Turn off the water while washing your hair and save up to 150 gallons a month.

  5. Don’t overfill the pool. Lower water levels will reduce water loss due to splashing.

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

  7. When you give your pet fresh water, don’t throw the old water down the drain. Use it to…

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

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

  10. Use a hose nozzle or turn off the water while you wash your car. You’ll save up to…

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

  12. Wash your pets outdoors, in an area of your lawn that needs water.

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

  14. Keep water in the pool when playing, it will save water.

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

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