Turn off the Tap!
Thousands of gallons of water are wasted each year because people leave the tap running while doing water-related activities.
The average American household uses 400 gallons of water per day!
Today’s challenge is to turn off the tap while you…
- Brush your teeth
- Wash your hands (similar to the combat shower – turn the tap on, get hands wet, turn the tap off, soap up (lathering to the “A,B,C song” if that’s the way you roll), turn the tap back on, rinse, turn the tap off)
- Washing dishes
- While shaving
- While shaving legs in the shower
- Any time you are not actively using the water
It’s that simple.
Here are some water saving resources: