- Oct 21
- Oct 20
Need firewood or wood for a project? The landfill sells reused wood! Fill a car for $5 or a pick-up truck for $14! https://t.co/IWkaiX6Oqx
- Oct 19
Stormwater Tip: Keep trash separate from rainwater. Keep the lid on your trash container closed when not in use.… https://t.co/9G4ve93zl8
Install a low-flow showerhead. Install a WaterSense labeled low-flow showerhead which uses 2 gallons per minute or less of water.
Fix a leaky faucet. Repairing a leaky faucet can save 15 to 20 gallons of water per day. Installing aerators on faucets can save up to 1.5 gallons of water per person per day.
Fill it up. Run full loads when washing either dishes or clothes. Replace your existing washer with an Energy Star certified clothes washer which uses 13 gallons or less of water per load.
Additional Indoor Water Savings Tips
Modernizing your appliances can save water!
|Appliance||Older models||efficient models||Savings/use|
|Clothes Washer||27-40 gallons/load||13 gallons/load||14-27 gallons|
|Dishwashers||15-18 gallons/load||7-9 gallons/load||8 gallons|
|Faucets/Aerators||3 gallons/minute||1.5 gallons/minute||1.5 gallons|
|Showerhead||3 gallons/minute||2 gallons/minute||10 gallons|
|Toilets||1.6-5 gallons/flush||0.8-1.28 gallons/flush||0.32-4.2 gallons|