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

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

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

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

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