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

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

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

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

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

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

  7. Reward kids for the water-saving tips they follow.

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

  9. Don’t overfill the pool. Lower water levels will reduce water loss due to splashing.

  10. See a leak you can’t fix? Tell a parent, teacher, employer, or property manager, or call a handyman.

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

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

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

  14. When cleaning out fish tanks, give the nutrient-rich water to your non-edible plants.

  15. Use a hose nozzle or turn off the water while you wash your car. You’ll save up to…

  16. Use a broom instead of a hose to clean patios, sidewalks and driveways, and save water every time.