You’re ready to dip your toe into the “green” ocean by adding a few environmentally-friendly features to your Santa Cruz home and taking a “greener” attitude toward the way you live. Whether you’re doing this strictly to help the planet, to save money or a combination, implementing water-saving systems and habits is a good place to start.
Here are 10 ways you can conserve water in your Santa Cruz home:
1. Plant landscaping that requires minimal watering. In the U.S.A., up to 1.5 billion gallons of water are wasted daily watering yards. If the landscaping project is too expensive or time consuming right now, the next four tips give you easier-to-implement ideas for conserving water in your yard.
2. Water your lawn only when it truly needs it. Walk…