1. When you give your pet fresh water, don’t throw the old water down the drain. Use it to…

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

  3. Keep water in the pool when playing, it will save water.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  13. Encourage your school system and local government to develop and promote water conservation among children and adults.

  14. Avoid recreational water toys that require a constant flow of water.

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

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