TOP TIP 3 – When washing dishes (and therefore running the hot tap), always have a pan handy to collect any cold/tepid water before it runs hot. The cold water can be used for watering plants. (Granny Doreen)
TOP TIP 5 – Turn off oven 10 minutes earlier & food will carry on cooking. (Granny Wendy again)
Some good ones here, no? These tips were all entered into Yorkshire Water’s competition to find Yorkshire’s Thriftiest Granny. Visit Yorkshire Water’s website to read the full list of tips. The contestants have now been narrowed down to the finalists, and you are invited to vote for your favourite tip.
If you try any of these handy household hints and they work well, or if you have some great tips of your own, please do share them in the comments…