It's the second year for the EPA's Fix a Leak Program which encourages homeowners around the country to fix leaks around the house. Not only does fixing plumbing leaks help you save money on utility bills, it also helps conserve water. According to the EPA, Americans waste 10,000 gallons a year on leaky plumbing fixtures.
Check the EPA website
for more information about what your local community is doing. And here's a story we did on Dallas, which won national attention for its program that fixes plumbing leaks
for low and moderate income families.
If you've got a dripping faucet or running toilet, now is the time to fix it!