This is part of a weekly feature in Home & Garden, highlighting ways residents can save water.
• Wash only full loads of laundry.
This is another common-sense way to save. Depending on the efficiency of your clothes washer, you can save 15 to 45 gallons a load. If you have a less efficient washer, cutting out just one load a week adds up to more than 2,300 gallons of water savings a year.
For more tips, visit www.BeWaterSmart.info.
– Debbie Arrington