View Full Version : Tips on choosing a new conservation shower head

Ted K
05-09-2016, 03:08 PM
I am replacing my old shower head and want my new shower head to save some water.

Even though I want to conserve water, I do enjoy a good shower.

I'm looking for tips on choosing a new conservation shower head.

home improvement guy
05-09-2016, 03:46 PM
Conventional shower heads use 2.5 gallons per minute. So, if you choose a new shower head that uses less than 2.5 gpm, you can pick up additional water savings, depending on how low you go.

A popular conservation choice is 2 gpm. While this flow change may be a little lower, new technology can improve performance to offset any low-flow concerns. Some new conservation technology can include:

- Easy-to-clean shower nozzles so the new shower head can continue to operate as designed.

- Wide-face spray head so the water covers your body vs. a small targeted spray area.

- Finally, air-injected technology that infuses every drop