When washing your hands, turn the water off while you lather.
Take 5-minute showers instead of baths. A full bathtub requires up to 70 gallons of water.
Install water-saving aerators on all of your faucets.
Drop tissues in the trash instead of flushing them and save water every time.
Look for WaterSense® labeled toilets, sink faucets, urinals and showerheads.
One drip every second adds up to five gallons per day! Check your faucets and showerheads for leaks.
While you wait for hot water, collect the running water and use it to water plants.
Teach children to turn off faucets tightly after each use.
Watch the Home Water Challenge video or use the Home Water Audit Calculator to see where you can…
When the kids want to cool off, use the sprinkler in an area where your lawn needs it…
Encourage your school system and local government to develop and promote water conservation among children and adults.
Play fun games while learning how to save water!
100+ Water-Saving Tips
Saving water is easy. Really easy. Here are more than 100 useful water-saving tips for your home and office. Learn how to save water indoors and outdoors. Incorporate these tips into your everyday habits. Before long, you’ll be a natural at water conservation.