The Last Drop Guide to Water-Saving Products

As water prices increase and droughts grip many parts of the country, water is quickly becoming more expensive and scarce. This guide to water-saving products and home design will help you navigate the expansive world of water conservation technologies that you can use in your new home to use less water and save money.

New homes use less water, saving you money

How to Save Water Inside the Home 
Most residential water usage happens in one room: the bathroom. Toilets, alone, account for almost 30 percent of indoor water consumption. Here are ways to lower your water use inside the home, whether you are in the kitchen, bathroom or laundry room. ...more

New homes use less water, saving you money

Saving Water Outside Your Home 
As much as 50 percent of water used outdoors is wasted from inefficient watering methods and systems, according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Here's how to get the most out of your outdoor water use. ... more

Patricia L. Garcia is content manager for NewHomeSource and an award-winning journalist. You can find her on Google+.

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