Water at Home reusing water

Published on September 21st, 2011 | by Becky Striepe


Water Use Quick Tip: Reusing Water in Your Home

water use quick tipreusing water

Not everyone can afford a fancy greywater system, but that doesn’t mean you can’t reuse water in small ways around the house!

While the shower water heats up, for example, you can collect the cold water in a bucket and use it to water your plants. You can do the same with water from washing veggies or boiling pasta. Just make sure you let the pasta water cool completely – you don’t want to harm your plants!

Got your own water saving quick tip? We’d love to hear from you! Submit your own tips through our contact page!

[Image Credit: Creative Commons photo by chadmiller]

Tags: , , , , , ,

About the Author

2 Responses to Water Use Quick Tip: Reusing Water in Your Home

  1. Pingback: Water Use Quick Tip: Simple Greywater System – Blue Living Ideas

  2. Pingback: Atlanta Drought Update

Leave a Reply

Back to Top ↑
  • Advertisements

  • Other IM Network Sites

  • Search the IM Network

  • Advertisement

  • The content produced by this site is for entertainment purposes only. Opinions and comments published on this site may not be sanctioned by, and do not necessarily represent the views of Sustainable Enterprises Media, Inc., its owners, sponsors, affiliates, or subsidiaries.