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Dishwasher vs. Hand Washing: Which Uses Less Water?

Conserving water is one way that every consumer can make a positive impact on the environment. If you are looking for ways to conserve water, you may be questioning how you wash the dishes in your home. Is an energy-efficient dishwasher a prudent approach? Perhaps washing by hand is more practical? When looking at ways....... read more

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5 Good Habits that Reduce Your Water Bill

The average Canadian household consumes about 251 liters of water per person. At this rate, Canada ranks in the top three per capita users of fresh water out of any country in the world. To look at it another way, Canadians are likely using more water than they need and therefore spending more than they....... read more

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How to Conserve Water in the Bathroom

A recent report that looked at water usage in Canadian households found that the median amount of water used was 243 liters per day[1]. In some developing countries the average person uses as little as 20 liters per day, about the same amount used by the average Brit in the 19th century[2]. Clearly the levels....... read more

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How to Conserve Water Outdoors

Canadians make up one of the largest per capita users of fresh water in the world. According to Environment Canada, those households with water meters use 73 percent less water than those households without meters. This just goes to show that when money-saving is directly evident by use of a meter, Canadians care about doing....... read more

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6 Reasons Why You Need To Break Your Water Bottle Habit Today

Chances are you contribute to the $100 billion (U.S.) spent on bottled water sales each year globally. Admittedly, drinking bottled water instead of tap water makes sense in countries where “Montezuma’s revenge,” a stomach and intestinal infection caused by impure water, is probable, but certainly not in developed countries like Canada wh.... read more

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20 Surprising Facts on Water Consumption

Healthy, clean drinking water is something that most people take for granted. But the fact is that drinking water and healthy drinking water can mean different things to different people depending on where they are in the world. As some of the below data reveals, some people have little to no access to clean water....... read more

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Smart Ways to Save Money on Energy Bills

There are many factors that contribute to our residential energy usage. We use energy to cool our homes in the summer, heat them in the winter, and run our appliances and electronics. More often than not, we use more energy than we truly need. By cutting back on unnecessary energy usage we can reduce our....... read more

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Small Ways to Save Water Every Day

According to Environment Canada, Canada uses more water per person than every other country in the world with the exception to the United States. While this may seem like a luxury, there are a number of factors that may place limitations on the accessibility and cost of water in the future: The expanse of Canada’s....... read more

Categories: Home,Saving,Water