Public Education

Leaks Can Run, But They Can't Hide

Are you ready to chase down leaks? Household leaks can waste more than 1 trillion gallons of water annually nationwide, so each year we hunt down the drips during Fix a Leak Week. Mark your calendars for Fix a Leak Week it's the third week of March each year and is an annual reminder to Americans to check household plumbing fixtures and irrigation systems for leaks.

Check out the Fix a Leak Week Fact Sheet (PDF) and the Detect and Chase down leaks (PDF) information sheet for more information.

Information About Annual Household Water Leaks Waste