eGuide to a WaterSmart Lifestyle

© SDCWA 2013

WaterSmart is where our San Diego lifestyle and water efficiency meet. Each step you take has the potential to enhance your lifestyle, increase the value of your home, save money and inspire a neighbor to do the same.

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Ideas Reuse Your Graywater Think of it as a 50-percent-off sale on water Graywater does not include water from toilet flushing, washing soiled diapers, kitchen sinks or dishwashers. 102 water resource for years, and There are a few ways to think homeowners were not bragging about graywater. One of the most about water savings from their appealing is that using water twice unpermitted systems. is like cutting your water rate in half. It also helps to know that plants California changed its position in and trees like the phosphates from August 2009 when, in response to soap and other nutrients in your severe drought and public demand, used water. The best thing about the Legislature eased graywater graywater is that – unlike rainwater regulations and ushered in a – it is a consistent, year-round water graywater renaissance. supply for your garden. Here are a few tips on how to install You haven't heard much about a graywater system for your garden. graywater because the state of California did not consider it a

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