- Dec 17
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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|