When you use less water, you can:
- Save money.
- Help the environment.
- Decrease the demand on our drinking water resources.
The first step: make sure your water system doesn’t have a leak. See our Water Leak Detection page for more.
This chart shows the breakdown of water use in the home.
(Source: AWWA Research Foundation)
Quickly and easily reduce your water consumption. Install low-flow fixtures and high-efficiency appliances for your toilet, shower and faucet. The Capital Regional District (CRD) has more information on how you can use less water at home and in your business.