Water Conservation Resources

Reduce waste and conserve our most precious natural resource with these helpful tools.

Irrigation/Sprinkler Systems


During the summer, up to 60% of water used in Allen comes from irrigation systems. Use these resources to use less and save!

Indoor Water Use


Money-Saving Tips


  • Get a crash-course in smart landscaping using water-efficient plants from Texas SmartScape
  • Learn the basics of water-wise practices with this handout from Earthkind
  • Keep automatic irrigation controllers in the "off" position and water only when necessary!
  • Get a rain barrel for harvesting rainwater. (Rebates available!)
  • Never use a hose to sweep sidewalks or driveways
  • Use a hose shut-off nozzle to prevent water waste