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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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