From high demand in a hot summer, to burst pipes in winter; the environment has a big impact on our water services.
After cutting your lawn, leave the clippings on the lawn to provide nutritious mulch.
Plants for a rain garden
Plants that don't need lots of water
Don't forget to tweet us your gardening efforts, @eswater_care
Choosing the right kind of bed, pot and planter makes a real difference.
Always try to:
Did you know?
Around 90,000 litres of water falls onto a roof in a year, and that’s enough to fill 473 water butts.
Capture some of this water by placing a water butt by sheds, greenhouses, and conservatories.
Water butts are available to Essex & Suffolk Water customers at bargain prices here.
In response to last summer’s unprecedented demand for water, Water UK and water efficiency experts Waterwise joined forces to raise awareness of the pressures on the UK’s water resources and help the public to take water-saving measures at home. To find out more visit the Water’s Worth Saving