• ​​Badger's Water Meter Register
  • 10 Gallon Test Circle
  • Meter reading to the nearest? 100 Gallons = 448

how to REad your meter

  • TOILET FACILITIES ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR 75% OF ALL LEAKS
  • A SMALL FAUCET DRIP WILL WASTE 30 GALLONS DAILY, OR 900 GALLONS MONTHLY.
  • A LEAK THE SIZE OF A PIN (1/32 INCH) WILL WASTE 170 GALLONS DAILY, OR 5,100 GALLONS MONTHLY. 
  • A 1/16 INCH AS LARGE AS A REGULAR KNITTING NEEDLE WILL WASTE 970 GALLONS DAILY, OR 29,100 GALLONS MONTHLY.
  • A LEAK 1/8 INCH IN DIAMETER WILL WASTE 3,600 GALLONS DAILY, OR 108,000 GALLONS MONTHLY.
You pay, of course, for your actual usage each month, plus any wasted water and the 4.0% state utilities tax on the total. In addition, there are many common practices which results in waste of water in the home. These practices naturally add unnecessarily to the cost of water bills. Among such practices are the following:

Physical Address

5501 County Hwy 15
Cleveland, AL  35049
Monday - Friday
7:30a - 4:00p

Quick Contact

Phone: (205) 681-8871
After Hours: (205) 681-8871
custserv@pinebluffwater.com
Leaks are frequently the cause of excessive water bills. Please note the following:​

Helpful Hints

  1. ​​Make sure all water is off in the house and outside faucets
  2. go to the meter and lift the lid
  3. if the leak indicator is spinning, there is a customer side leak between the meter and the house
  4. write down the reading as shown on the meter.  Follow the instructions on how to read a meter and take the reading and subtract the present reading on your current bill to see the consumption to date.

how to check for leaks

Avoiding these seemingly insignificant practices will help to keep your water bill down.
  • RUNNING THE WATER CONTINUOUSLY WHILE SHAVING
  • RUNNING WATER CONTINUOUSLY WHILE WASHING DISHES
  • USING THE WASHING MACHINES FOR LIGHT WASHES
  • RUNNING THE WATER UNTIL COLD OR HOT
  • RUNNING WATER CONTINUOUSLY WHILE WASHING FACE AND HANDS INSTEAD OF USING STOPPERED LAVATORY FOR WATEr
  • ALLOWING FAUCET TO DRIP OR A SEEMINGLY SMALL LEAK TO CONTINUE
  • IMPROPERLY WATERING LAWNS AND FLOWERS
P.O. Box 89
Locust Fork, AL  35097

Mailing Address

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