Josh Temple's 10 Ways to Save Money on Your Water Bill

Josh Temple, licensed contractor and host of DIY Network's House Crashers and Disaster House , has 10 tips for lowering your water bill.
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From: House Crashers

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Did you know you can lower your water bill with just a few small lifestyle changes? Conserve water and save money with Josh Temple's easy solutions to sky-high water bills.

1. Invest in dual-flush, low-flow commodes.

2. Use low-flow shower heads to conserve water.

3. Repair leaks and replace washers.

4. Insulate hot-water pipes.

5. Water plants and gardens early in the morning.

6. Make your yard less water dependent by using the Xeriscape (drought-resistant) gardening and landscaping concept.

7. Turn your water heater temperature down 10 degrees.

8. Wash your laundry in cold water.

9. Stop pre-rinsing dishes before they go in the dishwasher.

10. Reuse ice in cocktails.

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