Plumbing Info

How much water is wasted with “a slow drip” per day/month/year?

Slow drips of water can quickly turn into gallons!

Water dripping

To find out how much your leak is really using:

1. Count the number of drips in 1 (one) minute from a leaky faucet/toilet/etc.
2. Enter number of drips per minute into the box below
3. Click “Calculate”

How many gallons are lost from this one leak?

Gallons Lost per Day

Gallons Lost per Month

Gallons Lost per Year

To learn more about how you can find leaks in your home, view How to Check Your Home for Leaks – and for DIY help with fixing leaky pipes, troubleshooting leaky toilets, and more visit® How-To Projects.