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

  2. Install water-saving aerators on all of your faucets.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  13. Designate one glass for your drinking water each day, or refill a water bottle. This will cut down…