Using Water Wisely

Water saving tipsCutting back on your water use not only saves water, but also saves energy, money and the environment.

Please consider the following tips:

  • Take a shorter shower (maybe have a four minute long “shower song” that you listen to…);
  • Turn the tap off when brushing your teeth;
  • When peeling vegetables, rinse them in a plugged sink;
  • Wash the car using a bucket and sponge;
  • Match the water setting on your washing machine with the amount of laundry you're washing;
  • Check the toilet, taps and pipes for leaks - How to check for a water leak in your home.

There are many ways to conserve water. Visit to find out how you can save water in your home, garden and business.​