The Water Crisis – Where are we wasting?
A Typical three-bedroom, single-family home in California uses approximately 174,000 gallons a year.
Where do families use the most water?
9% Kitchen and bathroom faucets
4% Clothes washer
California Senate Bill 407
By Jan. 1, 2017, all residential properties in California that were built prior to 1994 will be required to retrofit with:
Toilets that use no more than 1.6 gallons per flush
Shower heads with flow rates of no more than 2.5 gallons per minute
Other interior fixture that use less than 2.2 gallons of water per minute