Small changes at the sink add up. Washing your hands for 20 seconds is critical—but doing it with the faucet on wastes a lot of water. Same goes for brushing your teeth. Turn off the faucet while you’re scrubbing and you can save hundreds of gallons of water a year.
Use a broom or rake instead of a hose to clean debris from hard scaping. It can be tempting to down your sideway, patio, or driveway—but save the water and use a broom instead.