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

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

  3. Take 5-minute showers instead of baths. A full bathtub requires up to 70 gallons of water.

  4. If your dishwasher is new, cut back on rinsing. Newer models clean more thoroughly than older ones.

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

  6. Collect the water you use while rinsing fruit and vegetables. Use it to water house plants.

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

  8. If your toilet was installed before 1992, purchasing a WaterSense┬« labeled toilet can reduce the amount of water…

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  16. Plug the sink instead of running the water to rinse your razor and save up to 300 gallons…