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

  2. Wash your pets outdoors, in an area of your lawn that needs water.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  10. Learn how to use your water meter to check for leaks.

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

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

  13. Drop tissues in the trash instead of flushing them and save water every time.

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

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

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