Saving Water Indoors

Approximately 70 percent of residential water use in Concord is used inside the home, with toilets typically consuming 25 percent. The Town offers free water conservation devices, stop by our office at 135 Keyes Road, Concord, MA 01742 on weekdays from 7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Helpful Water Conservation Devices

  • Dual Setting Flip Aerator with Swivel for the Kitchen- A swiveling aerator that has a full flow for filling pots, a wide spray for rinsing fruits and vegetables, and a flow restrictor for use when washing dishes.
  • Leak Detection Kit- A simple test to determine if you have a leaky toilet.
  • Low-flow Shower head- An attractive, high-quality shower head that uses 1.75 gallons per minute that doesn’t feel “low-flow.” Cut your shower water use in half.
  • Moisture Probe- Checks soil moisture at a plant’s root zone to help determine when the plant needs water.
  • Rain Gauge- Keep track of rainfall to avoid over-watering your lawn.
  • Shower Timer- Helps you keep your showers to 5 minutes.
  • Water Miser Garden Hose Nozzle - Enjoy watering your garden with this six-spray pattern nozzle that ranges from a fine mist to a high-powered spray.

Indoor Residential Use Chart