How to Save A Lot of Money on Your Water Bills with a $3 Gadget

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Low  Flow Aerators Are an Easy Way to Save on Water Use

Want a simple way to save a lot on your water bills?  Make sure you have a low flow aerator on all your faucets. Aerators are easy to install and can be purchased from as low as $2.79 each.

Family water usage can quickly be undervalued. Kitchen and restroom faucets can give approximately 3.5 gallons of water per minute. All of that water accumulates quickly. A simple way to conserve water is by setting up low flow aerators on home faucets.

An aerator is a filter that adds air to water and controls the flow coming out of the faucet. You can acquire low flow aerators at any hardware or house enhancement store. There are a wide variety of aerators to pick from so you can easily discover one to please your needs.

By altering the low flow aerator you can reduce the flow to as low as 1/2 gallon per minute, if you choose. A washroom faucet could be lowered to 1/2 or 1 gallon rather comfortably. For a kitchen faucet it is nice to have a bit more pressure so a 2-gallon aerator would work best.

Even a small decrease in water flow of 1.5 gallons per minute might add up swiftly. Save water and money with this quick plumbing project.

Do you have a leaky faucet?  Our Bend,OR plumbers can repair it for you.


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