Avg Water Use vs. Avg Water Use with American Dream Water Savers

American Dream saves 376 gallons per day, and 137,240 per year!
Imagine how that would add up over the years(just in water use)
These results are eye opening..

-The Following Information is for Typical Toilets, Faucets and Showerheads-

Showers & Baths

How many showers per day on average does each member of your household take? 5
What is the average length (in minutes) of each shower? (10 minutes is average) 10
What is the flow rate (gallons per minute) of your showerhead? (2.5 for standard showerheads) 2.5

Toilets

What is the average number of times each person flushes a toilet in your household per day?  (4 is average) 4
How many gallons does your toilet use per flush? (1.6 for standard toilets) 4.0

Faucets

How many times each day does each household member use faucets to shave,  brush teeth, wash hands and face, etc.?   (3 is average) 5
How many minutes on average does the water run during each use?  (1 minute is average) 1

Washing Dishes

How many times are dishes washed by hand each day? 15
How many minutes on average does the water run during each dishwashing?1
If you have a dishwasher, how many times is it used each week? 7
The average dishwasher uses 15 gallons of water per load.  Change this number if yours is different. 15

Laundry

How many loads of laundry are done by members of your household each week? 7
The average top loading washing machine uses 43 gallons of water per load, change this number if yours is different. 43

Lawn Watering & Other Uses

How many minutes on average do you use your outdoor water spigot per week?(Usage is 2 gallons per minute). 1

Showers & Baths – 125
Toilets – 16
Faucets – 10
Hand Washing Dishes – 6
Dish Washer – 3
Laundry – 9
Lawn Watering – 0
Other Outdoor Uses – 0

Your Household water usage:

Per day Per month Per year
843 gallons 25627.1999 gallons 307,695 gallons

*American Dream Toilets, Faucets and Showerheads*

Showers & Baths

How many showers per day on average does each member of your household take? 5
What is the average length (in minutes) of each shower? (10 minutes is average) 10
What is the flow rate (gallons per minute) of your showerhead? (2.5 for standard showerheads) 1.25

Toilets

What is the average number of times each person flushes a toilet in your household per day? (4 is average) 4
How many gallons does your toilet use per flush? (1.6 for standard toilets) 0.8

Faucets

How many times each day does each household member use faucets to shave, brush teeth, wash hands and face, etc.? (3 is average) 5
How many minutes on average does the water run during each use? (1 minute is average) 1

Washing Dishes

How many times are dishes washed by hand each day? 15
How many minutes on average does the water run during each dishwashing?1
If you have a dishwasher, how many times is it used each week? 7
The average dishwasher uses 15 gallons of water per load. Change this number if yours is different. 15

Laundry

How many loads of laundry are done by members of your household each week? 7
The average top loading washing machine uses 43 gallons of water per load, change this number if yours is different. 43

Lawn Watering & Other Uses

How many minutes on average do you use your outdoor water spigot per week?(Usage is 2 gallons per minute). 1

Showers & Baths – 63
Toilets – 3
Faucets – 10
Hand Washing Dishes – 6
Dish Washer – 3
Laundry – 9
Lawn Watering – 0
Other Outdoor Uses – 0

Your Household:

Per day Per month Per year
467 gallons $14196.8 gallons $170,455 gallons

Water use Calculator, it’s pretty cool to play around with!
-American Dream Water Savers- *By making such small changes as switching to American Dream toilets(0.8 gallons per flush), showerheads(1.5 Gallon per minute) and faucets(1.5 Gallon per minute), you will experience big savings the very moment you install them. They will pay for themselves and return more than their cost in no time!

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