1. Use a WaterSense® labeled showerhead. They’re inexpensive, easy to install, and can save you up to 500 gallons…

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

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

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

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

  6. While you wait for hot water, collect the running water and use it to water plants.

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

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

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

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

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

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

  13. Put food coloring in your toilet tank. If it seeps into the bowl without flushing, there’s a leak….

  14. Plug the sink instead of running the water to rinse your razor and save up to 300 gallons…

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

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