1. Learn how to use your water meter to check for leaks.

  2. Grab a wrench and fix that leaky faucet. It’s simple, inexpensive, and you can save 140 gallons a…

  3. At home or while staying in a hotel, reuse your towels.

  4. See how your water use stacks up to others by calculating your daily water use.

  5. We’re more likely to notice leaky faucets indoors, but don’t forget to check outdoor faucets, pipes, and hoses.

  6. Avoid recreational water toys that require a constant flow of water.

  7. Reward kids for the water-saving tips they follow.

  8. Watch the Home Water Challenge video or use the Home Water Audit Calculator to see where you can…

  9. Teach children to turn off faucets tightly after each use.

  10. Run your washer and dishwasher only when they are full. You can save up to 1,000 gallons a…

  11. See a leak you can’t fix? Tell a parent, teacher, employer, or property manager, or call a handyman.

  12. When the kids want to cool off, use the sprinkler in an area where your lawn needs it…

  13. Make suggestions to your employer or school about ways to save water and money.

  14. Play fun games while learning how to save water!

  15. Encourage your school system and local government to develop and promote water conservation among children and adults.

  16. Hire a GreenPlumber® to help reduce your water, energy, and chemical use.