1. Install an instant water heater near your kitchen sink so you don’t have to run the water while…

  2. Choose the right Arizona-friendly plants and watch them thrive in our desert environment.

  3. When back-washing your pool, consider using the water on salt-tolerant plants in the landscape.

  4. If you have an evaporative cooler, direct the water drain to plants in your landscape.

  5. If your shower fills a one-gallon bucket in less than 20 seconds, replace the showerhead with a WaterSense®…

  6. Winterize outdoor spigots when temperatures dip below freezing to prevent pipes from leaking or bursting.

  7. Collect the water you use while rinsing fruit and vegetables. Use it to water house plants.

  8. Adjust your watering schedule each month to match seasonal weather conditions and landscape requirements.

  9. Use a grease pencil to conduct a bucket test to check for pool leaks. An unnatural water level…

  10. Spreading a layer of organic mulch around plants helps them retain moisture, saving water, time and money.

  11. Use a WaterSense® labeled showerhead. They’re inexpensive, easy to install, and can save you up to 750 gallons…

  12. Saving water on your landscape adds up quickly. Send the person in charge of your landscape to an…

  13. Call your local conservation office for more information about xeriscaping with water-thrifty trees, plants, and ground covers.

  14. Include a water-saving tip in your employee newsletter. Find 100+ tips at wateruseitwisely.com.