Reducing how much water you use and saving on water and energy bills doesn’t have to affect the daily routine. These simple changes can make a huge difference in conserving water.
Less watering doesn't have to mean less gardening. Choose plants that don't mind going without a drink for a while. Your garden centre will be able to recommend plants that need less water. You can also buy a water butt to collect rainwater from your roof to use in the garden.
If a running tap uses six litres of water per minute. By filling a washing-up bowl instead of running the tap you can reduce the amount of water you use. You can also buy a kitchen swivel tap to save one litre of water per minute and allow you to direct the flow in any direction you need.