There’s no denying that the 2015 California Drought has been bad and with any hope of rainfall still months away all property owners should start talking with their Central Valley Tenants about water conservation NOW so they can do their part to save water in California.
Water Conservation Tips
- In the bathroom – Recommend that your tenants turn the water off when they are brushing their teeth and take shorter showers each day
- Working in the kitchen – Use less water when boiling vegetables.
- Doing laundry – Wash clothes using cold water.
- Washing vehicles – Ask your tenants to fill up a bucket of water to wash their vehicles or to get their cars or trucks washed at a local car wash.
- Report leaks – Ask your tenants to report leaks at your Central Valley rental property as soon as possible.
What You Can Do To Conserve Water
If you haven’t installed the latest water conservation upgrades at your rental property here’s what you can do to help your Central Valley Tenants save water.
- Install low flower shower heads or faucet aerators.
- Use low flow toilets.
- Purchase energy efficient appliances like dishwashers and washing machines.
Little Efforts Pay Off Big
Although water conservation in California may seem like an inconvenience to some people, it’s paying off big time, especially among rental properties where many owners have reported that thanks to their efforts they were able to cut their water usage up to 20 percent or more each month.
To get more tips on things you can to do discuss water usage with your Central Valley Tenants contact RPM Central Valley today by calling us at (209) 572-2222 or CLICK HERE.