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

  2. Don’t use running water to thaw food. For water efficiency and food safety, defrost food in the refrigerator.

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

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

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

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

  7. Cook food in as little water as possible. This also helps it retain more nutrients.

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

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

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

  11. When doing laundry, match the water level to the size of the load.

  12. Install an instant water heater near your kitchen sink so you don’t have to run the water while…

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

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

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

  16. Have a plumber re-route your greywater to trees and plants rather than the sewer line. Check with your…