Common Mistakes that Increases Household Water Consumption

The San Diego Plumber and HVAC Association (SDPHA) continues to encourage homeowners to find ways to conserve and efficiently use water. The SDPHA says water is a finite resource and as plumbing professionals, one of their moral obligations is to ensure the efficient use of this natural resource. According to the SDPHA there remains to be household practices that contribute to wastage of water which hurts both the household and the environment. The environment because water gets wasted, and the household because wasting water jacks up utility bills. The San Diego Plumber and HVAC Associationsays households should be more mindful about their water consumption ( Photo Credits ) Here are some common mistakes that increase household water usage: 1. Inefficient use of water in the kitchen. Thawing food using running water, hand washing dishes or pre-rinsing prior to loading in the dish-washer, running the dishwasher even if it is not full, and not saving the water that