Have a plumber re-route your greywater to trees and plants rather than the sewer line. Check with your…
When shopping for a new washing machine, compare resource savings among Energy Star models. Some can save up…
Washing dark clothes in cold water saves water and energy, and helps your clothes retain their color.
When doing laundry, match the water level to the size of the load.
When shopping for a new dishwasher, use the Consortium for Energy Efficiency website to compare water use between…
Water Saving Tip #17
When shopping for a new dishwasher, use the Consortium for Energy Efficiency website to compare water use between models.
Collect the water you use while rinsing fruit and vegetables. Use it to water house plants.
If you accidentally drop ice cubes, don’t throw them in the sink. Drop them in a house plant…
Select the proper pan size for cooking. Large pans may require more cooking water than necessary.
Cook food in as little water as possible. This also helps it retain more nutrients.
Reuse leftover water from cooked or steamed foods to start a nutritious soup, it’s one more way to…
Keep a pitcher of drinking water in the refrigerator instead of running the tap. This way, every drop…
Install an instant water heater near your kitchen sink so you don’t have to run the water while…