Do Your Part

Do Your Part

Your-impact_0.pngDoing your part to Take Care of Texas is easy!

These simple tips will help you save money while protecting the Texas environment. Whether you’re at home, in the office, or out and about, you can do your part to Take Care of Texas.

Check out our animated house to get started!

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Texas is a big and beautiful state and it's important we protect and conserve its natural resources for future generations. Across the state, Texans are finding fun, creative ways to do their part.

“We try to find creative ways to recycle our water and cola bottles. We've made bird feeders, plant stands, art projects for the kids and planters for new plants.”

– Linda S. of San Antonio, TX

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Savings Calculator

The built-in savings calculator can help you estimate how much household water, energy, and money you can save by taking some of the simple steps suggested on the Do Your Part page.

  • Weatherizing your house with weatherstripping and caulk.
  • Lowering your water heater’s thermostat to 120 degrees.
  • Investing in new low-flow toilets.
  • Driving the speed limit.

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Get Involved In Your Community

Take Care of Texas encourages every Texan to get involved in community activities that help keep our air and water clean, conserve water and energy, and reduce waste.


Get More Involved 

Visit our interactive house where you can discover more ways to conserve water and energy, keep our air and water clean, and reduce waste.

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