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

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

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

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

  5. Monitor your water bill for unusually high use. Your bill and water meter are tools that can help…

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

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

  8. Be a leak detective! Check all hoses, connectors, and faucets regularly for leaks.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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