Water ConservationRead About Wayne's Arizona Water Adventures
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It's Getting Hot out There
Up to 70% of residential water use in the Valley occurs outdoors. Hot summer months mean outdoor water use can more than double. You can reduce water use by watering your landscape efficiently. This will save water and money. Read Landscape Watering by the Numbers to learn how to water efficiently.
Check for Leaks
Do preventative maintenance on the irrigation system now to avoid summertime repairs. Check out the mini morning audit or use this handy guide to help you Find and Find and Fix Leaks that are Draining Your Budget.
Free Irrigation Audit!
Scottsdale's single-family residential homeowners can request a free irrigation audit. An irrigation specialist performs the audit along with the homeowner. During the audit the homeowner is given instruction on how to program the controller, how often to water the landscape and how to repair irrigation problems. Call 480-312-5650 and request an irrigation audit. (One audit per residence.) View postcard (PDF/3.02MB/1P).
Hire a Smartscape Certified Landscaper
Smartscape graduates have completed a 20-hour training program designed to educate the landscape professional on appropriate practices for the Sonoran Desert. Learn more here.
Sign up for Water Saving eNewsletters
Scottsdale's Environmental eNews brings water saving advice along with other environmental tidbits to your inbox up to 4 times a year. Sign up here.
Five rebates available for qualifying water customers.
Scottsdale's 5-acre Xeriscape Garden at Chaparral Park.
Free programs available for schools located in Scottsdale.
Learn how to read your meter and find leaks inside and outside your home.
Learn how you can save water in and around your home.
|HOMEOWNERS ASSOCIATIONS AND
Learn about programs designed to help reduce water use in HOAs.
|MULTIFAMILY HOUSING AND WATER EFFICIENCY
Discover the resources available to help increase water efficiency use.
Read about the programs available to help increase efficient water use.
Please contact us with water conservation questions.