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Water Efficiency

Water Efficiency - Tips and advice


 

Saving water in the BATHROOM

In the Bathroom

  • Take a shower and reduce the number of baths you have
  • Put the plug in the basin when you wash and use the collected water instead
  • Don't leave the tap running when brushing your teeth
  • Always make sure taps are turned off fully
  • Fix a water efficient showerhead, available from our Product Portal
  • Fix any leaking taps to avoid wasted water
  • If you are installing a new bathroom, always choose water efficient products

 

Saving water in the KITCHEN

In the Kitchen

  • Use a washing up bowl when washing up
  • Fix any leaking taps
  • Wait until you have a full load before doing your washing
  • Only fill the kettle with the water you need
  • If you are purchasing a new appliance which uses water, be sure to check how water efficient it is

 

Saving water in the GARDEN

In the Garden

  • Use a watering can or handheld hose pipe instead of a garden sprinkler
  • Fit a hose trigger gun when using a hose, available from our Product Portal
  • Add water retention crystals to pots, tubs and hanging baskets to help keep compost moist, available here on our Product Portal
  • Don't cut lawns too short and save the clippings to use as mulch to improve soil health




 

Due to the recent Coronavirus outbreak, we are suspending all product orders.

Any orders placed prior to 26/03/2020 will be fulfilled. We are regularly reviewing the situation and hope to be back up and running soon.

 

 

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