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Install faucet aerators
Traditional faucets use three times the amount of water that newer, aerating faucets use.
What You Need to Do
Step 1Purchase and fit aerating caps to your faucets, or engage a plumber to fit new faucets should they have non-standard spouts and are unable to fit aerating caps.
Step 2Be sure to select an energy efficient replacement.
High performance faucet aerators are available in the Xcel Energy store at https://www.xcelenergystore.com/collections/water-saving-products
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