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Welcome

We all like to make a saving – and one of the easiest ways to reduce your water bill is to apply for a meter.

To help you decide whether a meter is right for you, why not spend a few minutes completing our water usage calculator? It only takes a few clicks, and we’ll tell you immediately if you could make a saving with a meter.

If you already have a water meter in your home, our calculator will give you some hints and tips on how to make further water savings, helping to reduce your water bill. Give it a try - you might be surprised how much you could save.

General

We will use this information to see how many people in your area are interested in a water meter and to improve our planning.
£ 
Remember to include children and babies
1 10
Exclude holidays where you are away from your home or if you work away and your home is left unoccupied. Normal occupancy will be between 48 - 52 weeks
0 52
When is your home occupied? * Help
If you're out at work during the day select evenings and weekends
How do you heat your water? * Help
We'll use this information to calculate how much it costs you to heat your water

Bathroom

Toilet

What type of toilet do you have? * Help
Select modern if your home was built after 1998
You will usually flush the toilet more than you think, especially if there are children in the house. Work on at least 3 flushes per person per day
0 100

Showers & baths

What type of shower do you have? *
Remember, this is for everyone in the house
0 50
Try to average the amount of time e.g. 1 person spends 10 mins, another 20 mins therefore average is 15 mins
0 60
Ensure children and babies in this figure
0 50

Brushing your teeth

Do you leave the tap running whilst brushing your teeth? *

Kitchen

Washing machine

Do you have a washing machine? *
What type is your washing machine? *
0 25
Do you use economy? * Help
Do you only switch it on when it's a full load? *
Do you wash your clothes by hand or go to a laundrette? *

Dish washing

0 40
Do you own a dishwasher? *
What type is your dishwasher? *
0 20
Do you use economy? * Help
This is a program on dishwashers that can help to reduce running costs by using less water and electricity for smaller loads.

If your model doesn't have an economy setting or half-load option then it might be fitted with a sensor to determine how full the dishwasher is
Do you only switch it on when it's a full load? *

Outdoor

Garden

Do you have a garden, patio or yard? *
Do you use a hosepipe to water your garden? * Help
Assumes usage in summer months from May to August
Don't forget to include filling your paddling pool or outdoor hot tub if you have one
We will consider hosepipe is used for 10 minutes on average for 12 weeks in summer months
0 20
Do you use a watering can filled from your tap? * Help
Please do not include water filled from water butts
We will consider you water the garden on average for 12 weeks in summer months
0 50
Do you have a water butt? *
Do you use water collected in a water butt to water the garden? * Help
This shows us how water efficient you are.

Motor vehicles

Do you have a motor vehicle that you wash at home? * Help
All vehicles including cars, vans, motorbikes, caravans etc.
What do you use to wash your vehicle? *
Assumes usage all year round. Number of times a bucket is used for car cleaning/window cleaning per month.
0 100
Assumes usage all year round. Approximate number of times the hosepipe/jet washer is used for car cleaning/patio cleaning per wash.
We will consider hosepipe is used for 10 minutes on average.
0 20
Assumes usage all year round. Approximate number of times the hosepipe/jet washer is used for car cleaning/patio cleaning per wash.
We will consider pressure washer is used for 10 minutes on average
0 20

Summary

All done! Thanks for completing our water usage calculator.

You use an average of 0.00 litres of water per day.

Take a look at your personal water usage report. If you followed all of the savings suggested, you could be paying £0.00 a year ! If a water meter is right for you, apply online now.

You currently pay £0.00 per year
On a meter, you could pay £0.00

it will cost you £0.00 more.

See how your total breaks down with your personal full usage report, or get saving straight away by applying for a water meter.

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We've lots more information on how using water wisely in the home can reduce both your water and energy bills – and help the environment too.

How much it would cost to heat your water?


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