When is the best time to start practicing water conservation? It’s NOW!
When improving your water use habits, it’s good to think about water use both inside
and outside the house.
There is a new regional conservation site available to assist you in your conservation
a product of the Coachella Valley Regional Water Management Group, Prop 84 Grant,
went live on October 19, 2013! You will find all kinds of tools and interesting
information about conservation throughout the Coachella Valley and what each District
is doing to ensure an ample supply of water in the future. Go to CVWaterCounts.com
to learn more.
Become a Cool water saver with our Evaporative Cooler Maintenance Tip Sheet.
Would you like a no-cost audit on your evaporative cooler?
Call MSWD at (760) 329-6448, ext. 121 for more information.
Inside The House
Do you have any leaks or dripping faucets? Find out just how much water is wasted
by leaks and drips by using this handy
WaterWiser® Drip Calculator
Take a water use tour around this fun and interactive
. There you’ll find household
conservation tips, a useful water budget calculator, and inspirational garden guide
for beautiful, water-efficient gardens.
Water Use It Wisely
100 Water-Saving Tips
, and more.
Find out if you’re flushing money down the drain – put a few drops of food coloring
into your toilet tank. If it seeps into the toilet bowl, you have a leak. It's
easy to fix, and you can save more than 600 gallons a month.
Stop by the MSWD office and check out the literature rack in the lobby, which contains
many informative brochures on water use and conservation in your home and your landscape.
There are also fun and educational
for the kids. Some of the brochures featured in the rack are:
- 25 Things You Can Do to Prevent Water Waste
- Lifestyle Landscaping: Landscape Choices for Your Home
- Important Information About Water Pressure
- Working Together for Safe Water
- The Care and Feeding of Your Septic Tank