All posts tagged water conservation

Save Water With WaterSense Bathroom Fixtures and Faucets

Save Water With WaterSense Bathroom Fixtures and Faucets

Giving your home or office bathroom a high-efficiency makeover can save you more than just water. With the EPA’s WaterSense program, you can feel confident that you are picking a green product that will be at least 20 percent more efficient without sacrificing performance.

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5 Reasons Why Water Conservation is Important for Your Family

5 Reasons Why Water Conservation is Important for Your Family

Water is the cornerstone of life, without it we simply die. With the scarce supply of freshwater dwindling each day, it is baffling how easily we can waste water and not think twice about it. You need to check out these 5 reasons why water conservation is important for you and your family.

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Banned! Vermont is the First State to Ban Fracking

Banned! Vermont is the First State to Ban Fracking

In a move largely symbolic, Vermont has banned the practice of hydraulic fracturing or fracking to help curb environmental damage and water contamination. Vermont is hoping this ban will be the model for other states to adopt, pushing for greater respect of our planet and resources she holds.

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Keeping Dangerous Medicines Out of the Water Supply

Keeping Dangerous Medicines Out of the Water Supply

Pharmaceuticals such as birth control, anti-depressants, vitamins and antibiotics have been found in millions of American’s drinking water. Studies have shown that genetic mutations have occurred in fish, birds and amphibians because of this problem and now scientists are concerned about your health.

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The Shocking Facts about Fresh Water

The Shocking Facts about Fresh Water

Fresh water is a necessity of life; in fact you can only live a few days without it. Take the first step in reducing your water consumption or “water footprint,” by reviewing these shocking facts about fresh water and what you can do to help conserve it.

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Smart Water Conservation Tips for Swimming Pools

Smart Water Conservation Tips for Swimming Pools

Over the course of one year more than half of your pool’s water can evaporate, wasting water and energy. This is why smart water conservation tips for swimming pools are an important part of a sustainable lifestyle.

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Money Saving Water Conservation Tips

Money Saving Water Conservation Tips

Simple money saving water conservation tips can produce big results for the planet and your wallet. Learn how we reduced our water usage by 8,000 gallons per month ending up with over $100 in credits from our water company.

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Zero Energy Homes Are Now a Reality

Zero Energy Homes Are Now a Reality

Zero energy homes have arrived taking neighborhoods across the U.S. off the power grid. Forget having to use energy efficient tips to save money, just buy a house that ensures your energy bills will be free, or in some cases energy companies can even pay you.

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A Leaky Faucet is Like Flushing Money Down the Toilet

A Leaky Faucet is Like Flushing Money Down the Toilet

As you lie in bed and hear the annoying drip, drip, drip of a leaky faucet, you are literally listening to money going down the drain. Fixing a leaky faucet is a simple and inexpensive action that you can take to save money and conserve water.

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Water Conservation Tips for Your Children & Family

Water Conservation Tips for Your Children & Family

Children learn more easily than adults, therefore they can embrace the sustainable lifestyle early in life and pass on a greener planet to future generations. Help them implement water conservation techniques to save money and preserve our precious freshwater resources.

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