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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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