What is a water budget?

A tool to manage water usage efficiently, found on your statement.

A water budget is divided into tiers, with each tier charged at a higher rate, to encourage conservation. Tier 1 is Indoor Usage and calculated as an average of your actual usage during the winter months. Tier 2 is Outdoor Usage and is calculated based on your property's actual landscape area, along with identified plant material. Tier 3 is Excessive Use and should be avoided. There is also a surcharge for amounts over 40,000 gallons per month.

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1. What is a water budget?
2. Why is my water budget changing?
3. What happens if I go over my water budget?
4. What does Castle Rock Water recommend I do to stay within my adjusted water budget?