How can I control my water consumption?

How can I control my water consumption?

Here are a few basic tips.

Follow our watering calendar carefully.
Use timers on your sprinklers.
Use rain sensors on sprinkler systems.
Take shorter showers (10 minutes or less).
Shut off water while brushing your teeth.
When washing dishes by hand, fill a sink with clean water for rinsing dishes, instead of rinsing them under running water.

There are also several web sites that can offer excellent suggestions, here are a few:

www.ecy.wa.gov/programs/wr/wrhome.html
www.bewatersmart.com