1. Look for WaterSense® labeled toilets, sink faucets, urinals and showerheads.

  2. Keep a pitcher of drinking water in the refrigerator instead of running the tap. This way, every drop…

  3. Shorten your shower by a minute or two and you’ll save up to 150 gallons per month.

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

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

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

  7. Reuse leftover water from cooked or steamed foods to start a nutritious soup, it’s one more way to…

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

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

  10. Put food coloring in your toilet tank. If it seeps into the bowl without flushing, there’s a leak….

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

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

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

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

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

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