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

  2. Wash your fruits and vegetables in a pan of water instead of running water from the tap.

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

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

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

  6. When shopping for a new washing machine, compare resource savings among Energy Star models. Some can save up…

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

  8. Use the garbage disposal sparingly. Instead, compost vegetable food waste and save gallons every time.

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

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

  11. Washing dark clothes in cold water saves water and energy, and helps your clothes retain their color.

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

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

  14. Soak pots and pans instead of letting the water run while you scrape them clean.

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

  16. Consider buying a dual-flush toilet. It has two flush options: a half-flush for liquid waste and a full-flush…