Costly Water Guzzlers Around Your Home
The list below shows just how much water you could be using in your home. It may surprise you!
|5-minute shower:||10 gallons|
|5-minute power shower:||20 gallons|
|Brushing your teeth with the tap running:||2 gallons/min|
|Brushing your teeth with the tap off:||.25 gallon|
|One toilet flush:||3 gallons|
|Other kitchen water usage (Including drinking, cooking, etc.):||7 gallons|
|Washing machine, one load:||40 gallons|
|Basic Dishwasher, one load:
High-efficiency Dishwasher, one load:
|Car Washing with a bucket:||3 gallons|
|Outdoor Hose/Sprinkler:||140 gallons/hour|
Do these numbers seem shocking to you? Though they may seem high, think of the amount of people who complete these water-using tasks each day. Now, that’s a lot of water!
If you’re interested in learning how to save more water in your home, call us at (702) 382-2478. We offer a variety of water-saving tools and tips for the home.