Check for LeaksLook for dripping faucets, shower heads, and fixture connections. Also check for toilets with silent leaks by putting a few drops of food coloring into the tank, wait at least fifteen minutes and see if the food coloring appears in the bowl before you flush. Don't forget to check irrigation systems and spigots too.
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Twist and Tighten Pipe Connections.To save more water without a noticeable difference in flow, twist on a WaterSense labeled faucet aerator.
Replace the Fixture If Necessary.Look for WaterSense labeled models, which are independently tested and certified to use 20 percent less water and perform as well as or better than standard models.
Find and Fix the Unwanted Read about 5 of the culprits responsible for leaks around the home and simple fixes that could save you water and energy.