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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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