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Water conservation checklist for the home: save water, save energy, save money

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Both energy and money are required to heat water— whether it is the water we heat and use, or the water we heat and waste through poor management practices. By becoming more aware of your water use habits—both old and new— you can reduce water use (consumption), eliminate waste, and save energy and money.

Modifying water use in the home can reduce water waste and save energy and money. This publication explains how to conserve water while doing various activities around the home.

Tips are also given on inspecting : Janie Harris, Bev Kellner. Accordingly, this save money book is designed to help house and apartment dwellers determine how efficiently they use water and identify additional ways to save it. Presented are over 60 suggestions for conserving water in such household activities as personal care, laundry, Author: Glenda Pifer.

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There are a few simple things you can do at home to ease the burden on your local water supply and save money in the process. Turn off the faucet while brushing your teeth. Only run the washing machine and dishwasher when you have a full load.

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I will replace my showerhead with a WaterSense labeled model for an inexpensive, water-saving “bath hack.”. Water is a finite resource. The supply on Earth today is the same as what was here at the beginning of the planet.

It is up to all of us to use water wisely, and it is as simple as each of us making small changes. Make conserving water a daily part of your life.

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When it comes to food preparation, don't let the faucet run while you clean vegetables, simply fill the sink with inches of water. Appoint a 'water champion' to check meters and monitor water use. Establish a baseline for water use and set achievable targets for saving water.


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Install water-efficient taps with an aerator or flow restrictor to use less water. Install lever or mixer taps, these save water by. Less water usage means more savings. By saving water, this allows us to save more water, especially on our water bill.

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Promptly repair any leaks in and around your taps. (One leak can waste several thousand litres of water per year.) Use an aerator and/or a water flow-reducer attachment on your tap to reduce your water usage. When hand-washing dishes, never run water continuously. To save even more water, keep your shower under five minutes long—try timing yourself with a clock next time you hop in.

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Fix That Leak. Fixing a toilet leak is a great way to reduce household water use and boost water conservation.

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