1. #1

    There are a number of ways to save water, and they all start with you.

  2. #2

    When washing dishes by hand, don’t let the water run. Fill one basin with wash water and the…

  3. #5

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

  4. #8

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

  5. #11

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

  6. #15

    If you accidentally drop ice cubes, don’t throw them in the sink. Drop them in a house plant…

  7. #18

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

  8. #19

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

  9. #24

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

  10. #25

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

  11. #32

    Turn off the water while you brush your teeth and save up to 4 gallons a minute. That’s…

  12. #36

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