How can I save water in the laundry room?

4 quick tips to saving water while doing the wash:

  • When doing laundry, match the water level to the size of the load.
  • You can use cold water when washing dark clothes to save water and energy. Plus, your clothes will retain their colors longer.
  • If you need a new clothes washer, consider an Energy Star model. They save considerable amounts of water – up to 20 gallons of water per load.
  • You can visit the Consortium for Energy Efficiency website to check out the water efficiency of different clothes washers.

Source: Water – Use It Wisely

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