Does your grey water go down the drain? You could be using it to water your yard. Just doing laundry accounts for 20 to 40 percent of all the water used in a typical American home. Most of the time that water simply flows out to the sewer. Now, local groups are working to change that, giving old laundry water a new life.
Daily Acts is hosting additional conservation workshops this summer, including a rain barrel installation workshop Aug. 2. Learn more on the Daily Acts website. Resources: Laundry-To-Landscape System Overview Grey-2-Green -- Greywater kits and installation support Daily Acts Video: Creating a Home Greywater System