Home Water Savings Tip #460 – Inside – Listen For Running Toilets To Repair

Editor’s Note: To view all the 530+ different energy and water conservation tips for the home, simply access our Free Energy and Water Savings Guide, 3rd Edition +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Number 460, Listen For Running Toilets To Repair . How do you know if one of your home's toilets is leaking inside? One way is simply to listen. Every so often poke your head into each of your bathrooms and quietly listen. If you hear any water like sounds, you have discovered … [Read more...]

Home Water Savings Tip #459 – Inside – Use Water From Meal Glasses For Plants

Editor’s Note: To view all the 530+ different energy and water conservation tips for the home, simply access our Free Energy and Water Savings Guide, 3rd Edition +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Number 459, Use Water From Meal Glasses For Plants. Just as pouring unused water from a water bottle down the drain wastes clean water, so does doing the same thing with left over water from a glass. So, once lunch or dinner is done, take that water glass and pour the left over … [Read more...]

Home Water Savings Tip #458 – Inside – Wash Dishes in Basin In Sink vs Sink

Editor’s Note: To view all the 530+ different energy and water conservation tips for the home, simply access our Free Energy and Water Savings Guide, 3rd Edition +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Number 458, Wash Dishes in Basin In Sink vs Sink. Hand washing dishes uses less water and less hot water than using a dishwasher. Using a wash basin or tub is even more water efficient. Why? Well, once you finish washing your dishes you can use the left over water to water your … [Read more...]

Home Water Savings Tip #457 – Inside – Install Automatic Faucet Sensors

Editor’s Note: To view all the 530+ different energy and water conservation tips for the home, simply access our Free Energy and Water Savings Guide, 3rd Edition +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Number 457, Install Automatic Faucet Sensors. We actually did this within our home. One of our family members has special needs. So, to make her life easier we installed an automatic sensor faucet so she would not have to manually turn the water on and off. From a water … [Read more...]

Home Water Savings Tip #456 – Inside – Install Toilet Tank Bladder

Editor’s Note: To view all the 530+ different energy and water conservation tips for the home, simply access our Free Energy and Water Savings Guide, 3rd Edition +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Number 456, Install Bladder Inside Toilet Tank. This is for the same reason as the earlier tip on placing a brick inside the toilet tank or the other tip about simply adjusting the water level inside. The goal is to reduce the amount of water in the tank what will be used to … [Read more...]

Home Water Savings Tip #455 – Inside – Install Low Flow Toilets

Editor’s Note: To view all the 530+ different energy and water conservation tips for the home, simply access our Free Energy and Water Savings Guide, 3rd Edition +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Number 455, Install Low Flow Toilets. Absolutely! No question. Low flow toilets are designed to need less water to properly flush. It will save you a lot of clean water and money at the same time. Get one. Many municipalities offer rebate programs from time to time. Get one … [Read more...]

Home Water Savings Tip #454 – Inside – Front Loading Clothes Washing Machine

Editor’s Note: To view all the 530+ different energy and water conservation tips for the home, simply access our Free Energy and Water Savings Guide, 3rd Edition +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Number 454, Front Loading Clothes Washing Machine. Again, these devices use less water than top loading clothes washing machines. They have been around since ‘forever’ in other parts of the world and in North America their cost is almost the same as for a good top … [Read more...]

Home Water Savings Tip #453 – Inside – Use Electric Razor

Editor’s Note: To view all the 530+ different energy and water conservation tips for the home, simply access our Free Energy and Water Savings Guide, 3rd Edition +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Number 453, Use Electric Razor (no water). Yes. The down side is that they use electricity which for many of American households is provided by coal burning plants (significant relative air pollution) or natural gas based electric generating stations (consumption of a non-renewable … [Read more...]

Home Water Savings Tip #452 – Inside – Fix Internal Toilet Leaks

Editor’s Note: To view all the 530+ different energy and water conservation tips for the home, simply access our Free Energy and Water Savings Guide, 3rd Edition +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Number 452, Fix Internal Toilet Leaks. We have had a couple of these now. While there is no visible leaks on the outside of the toilet or the piping, you can hear the water constantly running when there is an internal toilet leak. Fix it, as there is no way to capture the leaking … [Read more...]

Home Water Savings Tip #451 – Inside – Install Water Saver Disks

Editor’s Note: To view all the 530+ different energy and water conservation tips for the home, simply access our Free Energy and Water Savings Guide, 3rd Edition +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Number 451, Install Water Saver Disks. I have to be honest. This is another suggestion submitted to us. I’m not really sure how these are any better than aerators on faucets which is what I am used to using to reduce the amount of water used from faucets and shower heads. … [Read more...]

Home Water Savings Tip #450 – Inside – Install Aerators on All Faucets

Editor’s Note: To view all the 530+ different energy and water conservation tips for the home, simply access our Free Energy and Water Savings Guide, 3rd Edition +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Number 450, Install Aerators on All Faucets. I guess I have been pretty fortunate as I have always, as long as I can remember, had faucets in our homes which came with aerators to add air to the water coming out and thus reduce the amount of actual clean water being used. … [Read more...]

Home Water Savings Tip #449 – Inside – Put Bottle of Water in Toilet Tank

Editor’s Note: To view all the 530+ different energy and water conservation tips for the home, simply access our Free Energy and Water Savings Guide, 3rd Edition +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Number 449, Put Bottle of Water in Toilet Tank.Wait. There is already water inside the toilet tank,right? Why put a bottle of water in the water? Well, some folks told us that they use this tactic to reduce the amount of water used by the toilet with each flush. Again, I … [Read more...]

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