Water conservation is a great cause that is very dear to my heart because of the severe drought in California. I have had numerous discussions with my family and friends on how I can help save water. I was concerned about saving water, however, I had not performed any actions to decrease water usage on my own. For weeks, I searched the web on how to save water. Suddenly, a light bulb lit up in my head and helped me take up this challenge on my own. I thought to share with my friends and community, the amount of water I had saved myself. My intention is to share my water saving ideas and motivate everyone, especially teenagers, to reduce their shower time.
Here is the sand clock that I used to measure my shower time. It can be purchased at Walmart, Target, Ebay,
and many other stores.
|Average Time- 13.42||Average Gallons Used- 33.57|
|Average Time- 8.07||Average Gallons- 20.18|
As you can see by the statistics above, the sand clock has shown amazing results. I calculated the water flow of my showerhead and many others to determine an average that can be used for your home.
Here, I have given a quick video on how to conserve water
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