WaterSense

November 26, 2015

Outfit Your Home with Water-Efficient Plumbing Fixtures

In a typical household, each family member uses between 80 and 100 gallons of water every day. All that consumption can add up to shockingly high water bills, and it’s a waste of a precious, finite resource. If you’d like to save money on your monthly water bill and help preserve the planet’s most valuable resource, consider updating your home with these water-efficient plumbing fixtures: Low-flow bathroom faucets – You may not realize it, but replacing an inefficient faucet can […]
June 9, 2015

Easy Tips for Reducing Your Water Heating Bills

Water heating costs rank second only to cooling and heating expenses for driving up energy expenditures. You may find that you can easily reduce water heating bills by implementing no- and low-cost measures that will help keep more energy dollars in your pocket year-round. Following are a few pointers to get you started. Clear the Sediments Every few months, hook a hose to the water spigot at the base of the tank and drain a quart. The hard water deposits that collect […]