Cut Down on Water Costs This Summer

In the summer, cities typically increase their water rates due to the increase use of this precious resource. If you’re trying to conserve your water usage, this chart below is extremely helpful in being mindful of your usage and saving on water costs.

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For example, brushing your teeth with the water running uses two FULL gallons. By simply turning the water off until it necessary for use, you can save a significant amount of water usage in your home.

Shower25-50 gallons (5-10 gallons/minute)
Bath36 gallons (full tub)
Toilet flush5-7 gallons (less with new low-flow toilets!)
Brushing teeth2 gallons (tap running)
Hand washing2 gallons (tap running)
Shaving3-5 gallons (tap running)
Dish washing20 gallons (tap running)
Automatic dishwashing12 gallons (tap running)
Clothes washer30-60 gallons (full cycle)
Outdoor watering5-10 gallons per minute

 

 

By | 2019-07-16T16:29:45+00:00 July 16th, 2019|Conservation, Liss Technologies Group, Residential|0 Comments