The District reads and records metered water usage for residences and businesses throughout Peachland. Every quarter (3 months) you will receive a water bill detailing your water usage and estimated water bill for the period.The water bill is comprised of the following:
One litre of bottled water costs about $1.50. In general, sustainable water operations can be achieved for around $1 per m3. That's 1,000 litres of water !
The average household in BC uses 26,5000 litres (26.5 m3) of water a month.
Fixing a dripping tap can save up to 1,300 litres of water per month and prevent water damage in the home. That's enough to fill more than 7 bathtubs.
Turning off water when you shave, brush your teeth and wash your face can save 5 - 10 litres per minute.
1,000 litres of water ( 1 cubic meter)