Celebrate Fix a Leak Week with Virtual Water Festival Activities!
If you’ve enjoyed attending the post-race Water Festival at the Water Drop Dash races, then be sure to check out the resources in this year’s virtual water festival. Many of the Metro Water District’s utility partners are celebrating Fix a Leak Week in some really fun ways!
How to Change Your Toilet Flapper (Gwinnett County) – Toilet Flappers are a common source of household leaks. Once you’ve figured out your toilet is leaking, take the next step and replace your toilet flapper.
Use your water meter to identify leaks in your home (Cobb County Water System) – Ever wondered how to find and read your water meter? Cobb County Water System’s informative video shows you how to identify and read your water meter, and use it to detect leaks inside your home.
Keep wipes out of pipes (DeKalb County)! Watch this video and learn why you should avoid flushing wipes.
Get involved in promoting water quality by volunteering with Adopt-a-Stream (DeKalb County).
Family Fun Activities:
Play a game of Hide-N-Go-Seek Leaks (Cherokee County Water and Sewerage Authority) – Start a small leak at home and see who can find it first. Learn all about common household leaks and how to find them.
Do the 2 Minute Family Challenge (Cherokee County Water and Sewerage Authority) – Try different household items to stop and fix leaks. The person who loses the least amount of water in 2 minutes wins!