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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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