1. If your toilet flapper doesn’t close properly after flushing, replace it.

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

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

  4. Upgrade older toilets with water-saving WaterSense® labeled models.

  5. Look for WaterSense® labeled toilets, sink faucets, urinals and showerheads.

  6. When running a bath, plug the bathtub before turning on the water. Adjust the temperature as the tub…

  7. Take 5-minute showers instead of baths. A full bathtub requires up to 70 gallons of water.

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

  9. Toilet leaks can be silent! Be sure to test your toilet for leaks at least once a year.

  10. Consider buying a dual-flush toilet. It has two flush options: a half-flush for liquid waste and a full-flush…

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

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

  13. Install water-saving aerators on all of your faucets.

  14. If your toilet was installed before 1992, purchasing a WaterSense® labeled toilet can reduce the amount of water…

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

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