Tag: water efficiency
DIYer creates running toilet alarm
Here’s a great post from the Make Magazine blog – profiling a DIYer who has made an alarm that lets him know if his toilet cistern is running and wasting water.Categorised under: Other blogsTagged as: plumbing, water efficiency
Check water usage with The Water Calculator
Want to know how much water a new bathroom will use? Need to check that it meets the building regulations? You now can do all that and more at the click of a mouse.Tagged as: building regulations, water efficiency
10 ways to cut waste in the bathroom
On the day after 10/10/10, and continuing the green theme of the last post, we’ve been keeping our eyes peeled for more green bathroom tips.Categorised under: Other blogsTagged as: bathroom hints and tips, green bathroom, water efficiency
World Water Week celebrates 20th anniversary
Last week was the 20th anniversary of World Water Week – an event that seeks solutions to water problems and examines the issues facing people worldwide when it comes to access to this precious resource.Tagged as: water efficiency, water saving, Waterwise, World Water Week
Pick up water-saving tips with Tap Into Savings
Are you interested in saving water and using this precious resource more efficiently in your home? If so, you might like to check out a new initiative that’s planning to involve 10,000 more people during 2010.Categorised under: Events and happeningsTagged as: bathroom hints and tips, water efficiency
Waste-aware pupils clean up in water efficiency competition
A water efficiency competition aimed at teaching children the importance of not wasting resources in the bathroom has been won by pupils at a school in Hertfordshire.
Worried about water bills? Read this…
Good news for people across England struggling to pay water bills could come out of a study done in the south-west, according to the government. It has found that switching to meters and making sure you are getting any benefits you are entitled to are the best ways of managing your water bills.Categorised under: Latest offersTagged as: water efficiency
Bathroom manufacturers’ water labelling scheme goes live
A new scheme designed to help consumers find out how much water their bathroom fittings will use has gone live.
Welcome for water labelling scheme
Water use watchdog Waterwise has welcomed the new water efficiency labelling scheme introduced this month by the Bathroom Manufacturers Association (BMA).Tagged as: green bathroom, water efficiency
Greenpeace says: sing in the shower!
Lobby group Greenpeace is asking you to spare a thought for the environment while you’re taking your daily scrub. It recommends choosing a favourite song to sing or whistle – and then limiting your shower to the time it takes you to get through it!Categorised under: Tips and adviceTagged as: green bathroom, water efficiency