Conserving water is very important. Not only does it help the environment, but it will also reduce your monthly utility cost.

One of the best water saving tips is to never leave your taps running needlessly. This often happens when brushing your teeth. Another way you can save water is by changing the settings on appliances to make them more efficient. Also, don’t wash dishes or clothing until the dishwasher and washing machine are full.

Always remember that water that has been used can be re-purposed. An example is the water for pets. When you are filling their bowl with fresh water, use the old water for your plants. Another example is washing your car by hand with water collected from the shower.

The end result is that water users will save a lot of money as well as help the environment. This is especially important during the summer months, when more water is used and less is available.

Source: http://www.marketwatch.com/story/summer-water-saving-tips-from-homeserve-for-your-home-and-garden-2013-07-11