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Get prepared for a season of water restrictions and learn how to save more precious water around the home with our simple tips and buying advice.
Water wise washing
How much can you save by choosing a water-efficient washing machine?
Spending a little more upfront can actually save you water and money over time.
5 water-wasting washing machines to avoid
These thirsty models from Fisher & Paykel, Samsung, Simpson and Speedqueen scored lowest for water efficiency.
The best type of washing machine for saving water
Do top loaders or front loaders use less water?
Top 5 tips for saving water
How often do you consciously think about how much water you use? The figure may shock you – you probably use thousands of litres per week. Here are simple ways to be more water-wise at home.
Drought-proof your home
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Washing machine reviews
We test both front and top loading washing machines in the CHOICE labs, including models from Bosch, Fisher & Paykel, LG, Miele, Samsung and Simpson.
How to buy the best rainwater tank
What to consider when saving water for your home or property.
How to buy the best shower head
Save water – and money.
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