Outdoors

During the warm summer months, we spend time outdoors tending to our lawns and growing our gardens - increasing water usage significantly. Even though we think of the Pacific Northwest as a place of abundant rainfall (about 37 inches per year) and plentiful water, summer watering can drain water systems and your pocketbook.

Here are some ways to use water more efficiently in your landscape:

Still looking for more? Here are 10 ways to curb your water use while still maintaining a green and vibrant landscape.