6 Easy Plumbing Fixes or
Improvements to Help
Lower Your Water Bill
B LOG | A B E T T ER P L UMBER
Nowadays, everyone wants to find new
ways to save money. Homeowners
everywhere want to lower their
monthly bills through water and
electricity saving hacks.
There are many ways to lower your
monthly bills, reducing your water
usage and being wise about your water
consumption at home are just some of
the ways to do that.
Studies show that an average
American household uses an
estimated 88 gallons of water per day.
Water is a necessity in our everyday
life, but there are some ways you can
be efficient in using water and lower
your water bill.
Here are six easy plumbing fixes to keep
your water usage to a minimum:
1. Fix Leaks and Unexplainable
The first thing you need to do is locate
the leaks in your faucet and have them
fixed as soon as possible. Leaks and
unexplainable running water can cause
your water bill to increase profusely.
The good news is that this issue is easy
to fix! All you have to do is monitor and
constantly check the bathroom faucets,
toilets, shower heads, and pipes in your
home. Ensure that there aren’t any
leaks or running water, and if there are,
have it repaired immediately.
Don’t forget to check the outdoor
faucets as well. Fixing your plumbing
is the best and easiest way to lower
your water expenses.
2. Replace the Loose Aerator on
As time goes by, the aerator on your
faucet will start to loosen from the tip.
It is one of the most common objects
plumbers replace when they fix
An aerator replacement will push air
through the water, leading to a more
steady force in the water. With this
replacement or upgrade, it will
significantly reduce the volume of
Besides, newer faucets cause less water
splashing and waste due to their design.
With more air force, you can enjoy a
steady water pressure and lower your
3. Operate your Toilets at Low Flow
Toilets use the same amount of water as
dishwashers and wash