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Phantom Flushing: Your Toilet May Be Leaking 200 Gallons Of Water Every Day

Phantom Flushing: Your Toilet May Be Leaking 200 Gallons Of Water Every Day

What is a phantom flush? Well, if you think you heard a flush, but no one is in the bathroom you may have a toilet problem. A phantom flush could waste up to 200 gallons of water per day! FirstDrops™ can detect these internal toilet issues so you can save money and water!

Water Conservation: 45 Ways to Conserve Water in the Home and Yard

Water Conservation: 45 Ways to Conserve Water in the Home and Yard

Water conservation has become essential in all regions, even where water seems abundant. That’s because our water resources are finite, and they are getting smaller every year. Check out these tips to help you save water today!

Fixing cities' water crises could send our climate target down the gurgler

Fixing cities' water crises could send our climate target down the gurgler

Many cities such as Santiago and Cape Town face the effects of floods and droughts. The suffering cities must resort to expensive and high energy measures to ensure a sufficient water supply.

The Cost of Water Waste

The Cost of Water Waste

Did you know that a toilet with a malfunction can result in $556 a year in water waste? That number could drastically increase if you have repair costs to pay because of damage caused by a leak. Consider that if you are a building owner that has more than one running toilet! With the cost of water rising, those numbers could significantly increase depending on what city you are in. FirstDrops™ could detect those running toilets before they cost you!

Do automatic-flush toilets waste or save water?

Do automatic-flush toilets waste or save water?

Do automatic toilets waste or save water? You would think they would save water with the advanced technology, but it has been found that automatic toilets in fact waste water. This means facilities are paying for unnecessary water use as automatic toilets increase water consumption by 45 percent!