Water Saving

ways To Save Water In Your Home

saving water inside

some ways to save water inside are:

  • having water wise appliances e.g dual flush toilets, 4 star rating appliances.
  • turning off the tap while brushing your teeth
  • having a bucket in your shower to catch the cold water while you are waiting for the water to warm up
  • having shorter showers i.e 4 minutes
  • reducing your power usage
  • checking faucets and pipes for leaks
  • don't flush household rubbish down the toilet
  • only use your dishwasher when it is full

saving water outside

some ways to save water outside are:

  • having a water tank
  • using grey water on your gardens
  • sharing a bore between 3 or 4 houses
  • using less water on your gardens in winter
  • having water wise plants in your garden
  • sticking to the rules of water restrictions
  • not over filling your pool
  • don't hose down your driveway to get rid of leaves and dirt, use a brush instead
  • Clean gutters and downspouts manually instead of hosing them down
  • use a trigger hose
  • don't over water your lawn
  • remove weeds in your garden
  • use a pool cover