• Repair all leaks in toilets, faucets, and water-using appliances (FREE toilet dye strips used for leak detection are available at the Authority office).
  • Use washing machines and dishwashers only on full loads.
  • Take shorter showers and shallower baths.
  • Turn off shower while soaping and turn off faucet while brushing teeth, shaving, etc.
  • Install flow restrictors in faucets and shower heads.
  • Reduce number of toilet flushes per day and install water displacement inserts in toilets that use over 1.6 gallons per flush.
  • Use sink and tub stoppers.
  • Keep bottle of chilled drinking water in refrigerator.
  • Make sure water softeners are working properly.
  • Adjust water-using appliances to use minimum amount of water to achieve appliance’s purpose.