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Fix a leak and save

Did you know that repairing easily corrected leaks around your home can save 10 percent on your water bill? So says the EPA, which has designated March 18-24 “Fix a Leak Week.” A leaky faucet, shower head, toilet, or outdoor sprinkler system can sneak up on you, and 10 drips per minute wastes more than 500 gallons of water annually. EPA Water Sense provides data and easy hacks to help you fix your own household leaks. Save the more complicated jobs for a good plumber. But honestly–you can DIY in several cases and end up a water conservation BOSS! Just for starters, try this shower head replacement fix.

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