Saving Water Tips
1st Tip – If you wash your car use one bucket of water instead of using the hose.
2nd Tip – Taking showers rather than baths will save an average of 7,300 liters of water per year.
3rd Tip – Wash your teeth with a glass of water and rinse your tooth brush with a minimum amount of water.
4th Tip – Repair leaks immediately, a small leak that produces a drop per second wastes 4,320 liters of water per year. Also make sure that water taps are closed.
5th Tip – Never use the hose when you can use a broom.
6th Tip – Use washing machines and dishwashers with maximum loads and reuse greywater for irrigation or flushing the toilet.
7th Tip – Check periodically for leaks in the toilet, paying special attention to the toilet float and flush valve.
8th Tip – To check if there are leaks in the flush valve, place some colorant in the tank and if colored water passes, there’s a leak!
9th Tip – Keep children from playing with hoses or otherwise wasting water.
10th Tip – Check and change broken or worn pipes, fixtures, and valves.