Top 10 Ways to Conserve Water

Ten simple ways to cut back on water in the garden and yard.




7. Xeriscape


Follow the principles of xeriscaping, a water-saving garden design method used by many gardeners in more arid climates.

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8. Build a Deck

Limit the size of your lawn by adding a deck, patio, or walkway, which also adds backyard enjoyment.

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