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Saving Water Indoors

Changing habits can be difficult, but in this time of drought, it’s a great time to try! Here are a few ideas how you can change your daily activities and conserve water. Remember every drop counts!
  
Try selecting a few water-saving tips below to start saving more than 20 gallons per day!
 
  1. Run the dishwasher only when full: Save 2 Gallons

  2. Do not leave water running while rinsing dishes: Save 5 Gallons

  3. Do not use the toilet as a wastebasket (once daily): 1.6 Gallons per flush

  4. Shorten showers to 5 minutes (once daily): Save 5-10 Gallons

  5. Turn off water while brushing teeth (twice daily): Save 8 Gallons

  6. Don’t brush your teeth in the shower: Save 6 Gallons

  7. Fill the bathtub half full while bathing: Save 18 Gallons

  8. Wash only full loads of clothes: Save 15 Gallons

  9. Replace old, non-efficient toilet with a new high-efficiency toilet (4 flushes daily): Save 8 Gallons

  10. Purchase a new, front loading high-   efficiency efficient clothes washer:  Save 10 gallons

  11. Install aerators with flow restrictors on kitchen/bathroom faucets: 14 Gallons

  12. Fix a leaky faucet: 15 Gallons

  13. Fix a leaky toilet: 30 gallons
 
 
 
 


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