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How To Save 150 Gallons of Water Per Day Without Leaving Your Home


Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, water, eco-friendly, greenliving, protection )

Cher
- 280 days ago - livinggreenmag.com
Fresh water accounts for less than one percent of all the water on the planet, making it a very precious resource. It is the Achilles heel for every civilization, as there is no life where there is no water.



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Kit B. (277)
Sunday July 14, 2013, 8:30 am

Slight modification of the toilet can also save water. I thought by now everyone was using low flow faucets.
 

Alllan Yorkowitz (462)
Sunday July 14, 2013, 11:13 am
I am so disgusted when I see sprinklers on during the day,
 

monka blanke (74)
Sunday July 14, 2013, 2:31 pm
thanks for the info.
 

Sharon W. (4)
Sunday July 14, 2013, 2:40 pm
Harrumph. I already do all of these things/have installed them.
Also, my garden only gets wateres with rain water, which is free ;)
 

Birgit W. (135)
Sunday July 14, 2013, 4:54 pm
Thanks.
 

Carol H. (229)
Sunday July 14, 2013, 6:33 pm
noted, thank you Cher
 

Edith B. (141)
Sunday July 14, 2013, 10:11 pm
I all ready do four of these and when my washer kicks off, I plan to buy a front loader.
 

Shawna S. (43)
Sunday July 14, 2013, 10:31 pm
Great information! Thanks :)
 

Lona Goudswaard (61)
Monday July 15, 2013, 4:01 am
Noted; good tips. Funny though, how the type of washing machine you use is determined by the country you live in. In the Netherlands and Germany it's very hard to find a top-loader, they were never 'fashionable', in Australia the top-loader is very slowly being replaced by front-loaders. And I gather that's also happening in the US.

Later model toilet-flushers have two buttons to flush (I think that's what Kit's referring to) which can save a lot of water too.
 

Fi T. (16)
Monday July 15, 2013, 5:02 am
For our future and other living lives
 
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