Water Quality

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  • When you want a cool glass of water, pour it from a bottle of tap water kept in your refrigerator instead of running the tap for several minutes and save as much as 300 gallons of water each month
  • Use a pan filled with clean water to rinse your vegetables instead of running them under the tap and save more than 200 gallons each month!
  • Stop defrosting your food under running water and save another 100 gallons!
  • While you're waiting for hot water to pour from your tap, catch the cold water in a pitcher and water your plants with it. You may save up to 300 gallons per month!
  • Save 300 gallons a month by watering your lawn early in the morning or in the evening when less evaporation will occur!
  • Letting your lawn grow longer in the dry weather will keep your lawn's soil moister and save you as much as 500 gallons each month in extra watering! # Switch to a low flow showerhead and save between 500 and 800 gallons every month!
  • You can save up to 700 gallons a month by shortening your shower by just one or two minutes!
  • You can save 20 gallons of water each time you take a bath instead of a shower!
  • Don't leave the water running while you're brushing your teeth or shaving and you can save 3 gallons of water!
  • Use dye tablets from time to time to check for toilet leaks. If you find and repair a leak, you could save yourself 200 gallons a month!
  • iFixing a leaky faucet or pipe joint can save you 20 gallons of water each day!