Look for the WaterSense label when buying new products or appliances (like showerheads, faucets, toilets, and dishwashers). When you use these water-saving products in your home or business, you can expect exceptional performance, savings on your water bill, and assurance that you are, in fact, saving water for future generations.
Look for the label when you're buying new products or appliances.
Because minor household leaks account for more than 1 trillion gallons of water wasted each year in U.S. homes, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency developed the WaterSense program to remind citizens to check their household plumbing fixtures and irrigation systems for leaks, and replace old outdated appliances with new, water-efficient ones. For more information on this program, visit the EPA WaterSense website by clicking here.
Did you recently receive a high water bill? Do you think you might have a leak? Below are some tips and tricks on finding leaks in your home and what you can do to fix the smaller problems in a matter of minutes.
Checking for Leaks