For more water conservation ideas, check out our section of low flow shower heads
. You can also find more, cool gadgets like this in our garden gadgets
Once connected to your hose and the meter is turned on, it will begin measuring water automatically once water flow begins. The meter shows usage in gallons or liters as long as the water flow is not stopped. After the water is shut off the meter will show the total usage for 10 seconds then shut off.
It will not keep a log of past water usage.
Water conservation is becoming more and more important these days, and it doesn't have to just involve using rain barrels
. With this Garden Hose Water Usage Meter, you can actually monitor the amount of water you pump through your garden hose
It connects between the water hose and a spray nozzle, or if you don't use a spray nozzle, you can attache it between the outdoor faucet and the water hose. When you turn on the water, you will get a clear, digital reading of the amount
of water you're using.
You can measure the water from 0.00 up to 999.99 in either gallons or liters
With a reset button
, you can clear the total and monitor your water usage each time you turn on the water. A twist-lock battery cover, keeps the (included) battery inside protected from the water.
Monitoring (and possibly limiting) the amount of water you use will help you save not only water, but it will also help you save money
, too.Garden Hose Water Usage Meter Details:
Measures 5 inches long x 2 inches wide x 1.75 inches thick
Reset button clears total water volume and switches between gallons and liters
Auto-shutoff saves battery power
Fits standard outdoor hoses, nozzles and faucets
Twist-lock battery cover (battery included)