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Read everything water...blogged. Scroll below to find article topics spanning from water treatment and system technology updates to conservation tips and employee news—and more.

Top 4 Tips for Reading your Water Meter

Knowing exactly how much water you use on a regular basis could help you significantly reduce your water usage. Once you know how much you’re using, you’re able to use that data to make meaningful changes in your consumption. The first step is learning to read your water meter like a pro!

Create a Beautiful California Garden with These 6 Tools

Planning is key to growing a beautiful and sustainable California garden. Use these six tools to build a water-smart garden to enjoy year round.

Flushing Out the Facts — and Myths — About Water-Efficient Toilets

Replace water-guzzling toilets with high-efficiency toilets, which can dramatically lower your water usage and lower your water bills.

Where Does Your Water Dollar Go?

It can be easy to take water for granted, but this breakdown of costs shows you exactly what’s involved in bring water to the tap.

How AMI Systems Are Driving Water Conservation

Learn how AMIs are driving water conservation by providing customers and utilities with greater access to data.

SJW Upgrades to Corrosion-Resistant Zinc-Coated Piping

Aging infrastructure affects water pipelines across the nation and can cause serious complications in service. That’s why San Jose Water is taking proactive measures by implementing new piping standards in 2016 to maintain the community’s water infrastructure.

What is Recycled Water?

Take a closer look at recycled water, and the role it’s playing in our water supply today and in the future.

How to Detect Water Loss

To keep your home or business in tip top shape, it’s important to make sure there are no leaks. Checking your water meter on a regular basis and inspecting your property can help prevent high bills and expensive water damage caused by leaks.

Water Conservation Infographic

Learn about water conservation with this fun infographic. 

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