Water Conservation Tips

Everett advises that customers use water wisely and offers free conservation items to help you reduce your water use.

Outdoor Water Conservation Tips

  • Water early or late
  • Water deeply but infrequently
  • Get water to the roots
  • Fix leaks
  • Wash vehicles with a pail and a hose with a shut-off nuzzle or at a car wash
  • Use a broom not a hose for cleaning
  • Tune up automatic sprinkler systems
  • Mow high
  • Water young trees efficiently
  • Use shut-off nozzles on hoses

Indoor Residential Water Conservation Tips

  • Replace older toilets with WaterSense labeled high efficiency toilets.
  • Take shorter showers.
  • Fix leaks
  • Wash full loads of laundry and dishes
  • Turn off the tap when brushing your teeth and washing your hands
  • Use garbage disposal minimally

Indoor Business Water Conservation Tips

  • Fix Leaks
  • Wash full loads of laundry and dishes
  • Thaw in fridge
  • Provide towels on request
  • Check cooling towers
  • Check equipment that is not in use
  • Increase employee awareness