Conservation Tips

Water Conservation in the Home

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  • Check faucets and pipes for leaks
  • Check your toilets for leaks
  • Install water-saving showerheads and low-flow faucet areators
  • Take shorter showers
  • Turn the water off while brushing teeth
  • Use your dishwasher and washing machine only for full loads

Water Conservation in the Yard and Garden

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  • Plant drought-resistant lawns and plants
  • Put a layer of mulch around trees and plants
  • Water your lawn only when it needs it
  • Water during early parts of the day and avoid watering while windy
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