100 Ways To Conserve WATER


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

with you.
  • #2

    When washing dishes by hand, don’t let the water run while rinsing. Fill one sink with wash water and the other with rinse water.

  • #3

    Some refrigerators, air conditioners and ice-makers are cooled with wasted flows of water. Consider upgrading with air-cooled appliances for significant water savings.

  • #4

    Adjust sprinklers so only your lawn is watered and not the house, sidewalk, or street.

  • #5

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

  • #6

    Choose shrubs and groundcovers instead of turf for hard-to-water areas such as steep slopes and isolated strips.

  • #7

    Install covers on pools and spas and check for leaks around your pumps.

  • #8

    Use the garbage disposal sparingly. Compost vegetable food waste instead and save gallons every time.

  • #9

    Plant in the fall when conditions are cooler and rainfall is more plentiful.



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