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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.

Price of Water 2018: Utilities Revise Household Water Rates Formula

Price of Water 2018: Utilities Revise Household Water Rates Formula

The price of residential water continues to increase, about 3.3% for a family of four, but a slower increase than we have seen in years. There is a more drastic rise in California’s water rates at about 7% due to environmental causes like the five year drought and attempting to reverse water pollution. There has been a decrease in the consumption of water which has slowed the rise in water rates, but as a result utility companies are adding a fixed rate on water bills.