Water Tips

Here a some water conservation tips on using and conserving water. Make it an effort to reduce your water bill.

Household Water Tips.

Run your washing machine or dishwasher with only full loads.

When brushing your teeth or shaving, turn the faucet off.

Water leaks are money down the drain. To help detect hidden leaks, turn off anything that uses water and see if your water meter is still moving. If it is, there could be a leak somewhere.

Taking a shower uses less water than a bath.

Use high-efficiency showerheads over the standard showerhead to conserve water.


Outside Water Tips.

About 30% of water used by households daily in the United States is devoted to outdoor water use.

Rather than hosing your driveway to clean debris, sweep it instead.

Water your lawn at dawn or dusk to keep evaporation to a minimum.

Try to use water-smart landscapes.

Wash your car, boat or RV from a bucket rather than a hose.