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What do you do to reduce water when your house is already water efficient?


California is just beginning to admit we are having a drought. There are towns in Northern California where the residents have been told they must reduce 20% of their water consumption. I don't think I have that much that can be cut.

 

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    Judy Specht (tirelesstraveler) 3 years ago

    Thought about the rain barrels, but they would require rain. We haven't really had any in two years. I will start collecting the water from the shower warm up if things don't get better.


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    Judy Specht (tirelesstraveler) 3 years ago

    I am pretty sure our water pressure has dropped significantly already. We have copper pipes about 5 years old.The person in the shower gets a burst of hot H2O when the sink is running. I will look into the Water heater idea. It was new in July.

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    justmesuzanne 3 years ago

    DON'T buy bottled water! It is the biggest scam to ever be perpetrated on the public. Who caused our water problems? The petroleum industry is setting us up for water privatization & the Bush family owns the world's biggest aquifer. Connect the d


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