Give The Bathroom a Mini-Makeover With WaterSense

Bathrooms are by far the largest water users in the home, accounting for more than half of all the water that families use indoors. If you are planning to remodel your bathroom, did you know plumbing fixtures are available in a wide variety of colors, models, and prices to help you save water and money? Options are available for every style and every budget.

Advances in plumbing technology and design mean that faucets, showers, and toilets can use significantly less water than standard models while still delivering the rinse, spray, and flush you expect. Just look for the WaterSense label to find products at retailers nationwide. Using these products in your remodel can do wonders to save water.

The Big Picture on Bathroom Plumbing

Why save water? Because it’s our most precious natural resource, and because at least two-thirds of the United States have experienced or are bracing for local, regional, or statewide water shortages. With populations continuing to rise, using water wisely helps save this vital resource for future generations. It’s best to keep this in mind when planning that bathroom remodel.

Changes we make at home will add up quickly in neighborhoods across the country. If one in every 10 American homes upgrades a full bathroom with WaterSense labeled fixtures, we could save about 74 billion gallons of water and about $1.6 billion on our utility bills nationwide per year.

How Much Can You Save?

Giving your bathroom a high-efficiency makeover by replacing older, inefficient bathroom fixtures with a WaterSense labeled toilet, faucet, and showerhead can help your household save in more ways than one. Calculate how much you can save!


And as always if you have bathroom plumbing needs in the Omaha Metro, Gretna or Council Bluffs, contact Burton.  We are here to answer the call!