1. Establish a monthly water budget for your landscape based on the water needs of your plants.

  2. Saving water on your landscape adds up quickly. Send the person in charge of your landscape to an…

  3. Determine how your on-site water is being used by installing sub-meters where feasible, then monitoring for savings.

  4. Consider and compare water use when purchasing ice makers, dishwashers, reverse osmosis units, coolers and cleaning equipment.

  5. Marry the weather with your landscape water use. Water use should decrease during rainy periods and increase during…

  6. When ice cubes are leftover from your drink, don’t throw them out. Pour them on a plant.

  7. Hire a GreenPlumber® to help reduce your water, energy, and chemical use.

  8. Invite your water utility conservation staff to your organization for Earth Day and other environmental events to help…

  9. Look for WaterSense® labeled toilets, sink faucets, urinals and showerheads.

  10. A recent study showed that 99% of business managers surveyed ranked water conservation as a “top five” priority…

  11. Limit turf areas at your facility. Instead, landscape using xeriscape principles to cut water use in half.

  12. Support Tap Into Quality and forgo those plastic water bottles to lower your carbon footprint.

  13. As part of the WaterSense® Fix-A-Leak Week in March, plan an employee campaign to look for leaks.

  14. Wash company vehicles at commercial car washers that recycle water.

  15. While cleaning sidewalks, a hose and nozzle use 8-12 gallons of water per minute. A pressurized Waterbroom® uses…

  16. Consider turning your high-maintenance water feature/fountain into a low-maintenance art feature or planter.