17 Jun '11, 5pm

Tips to Save Water With Each Flush:

Tips to Save Water With Each Flush:

It’s no secret that water consumption is at an all-time high. According to the EPA , a family of four on average uses 400 gallons of water per day. To put that number in perspective, if you drink the recommended eight glasses of water per day then you’re consuming half a gallon of water. The EPA estimates that the toilet alone uses roughly a quarter of household water, which comes out to approximately 100 gallons of water per day for a family of four. If you’re thinking that the only way to cut down on toilet water usage is to stop flushing then think again. Fortunately, there are some surefire (and affordable) ways to cut down on your toilet’s water consumption and to save money on your annual water bill. Below are a few tips to make your toilet eco-friendly and ultimately, your actions will help save your community from its next drought. Dual Flush Toilets: Installing a ...

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