Usually the one place in your house that you won’t find a (traditional) plug socket, you might not think of the bathroom when it comes to energy saving. But, aside from the obvious water savings (which can still save you money if your water is metered!), there are plenty of ways to cut your carbon footprint by heating less water, switching to LED light bulbs and making plastic-free swaps.
So, water you waiting for? Time to make some savings.
Are you inadvertently splashing the cash?
According to Waterwise, "about 20% of a typical gas-heated home’s heating bill comes from heating water for showers, baths and the hot water tap". Here are plenty of ways to cut your usage down:
Sink to new lows
Don't flush your money away
Squeaky clean savings
Plastic, not so fantastic
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Have you already started making these changes, or got another suggestion? Tell us your top tips in the comments!