Be Water Wise, Winterize!
The forecast calls for a Polar Plunge.... followed by a Polar Plunge. As temperatures drop, don't forget to winterize your mountain home! We see the highest number of leaks following a freeze. Be sure your house is ready. You can find instructions on our website at:

Looking for that pot of gold? By fixing common household leaks, you can save about 10 percent on your water bills.

Have you adopted your local fire hydrant? Big Bear Fire Department

BIG BEAR FIRE DEPARTMENT NEEDS YOU! ADOPT-A-HYDRANT NEAR YOUR HOME OR BUSINESS. The Big Bear Fire Department is asking the community for a partnership in our Adopt-A-Hydrant program by adopting a fire hydrant close to your home or business and keeping it free of snow during the winter and free of w....

The L.A. Time is "highlighting yards and gardens that go from heavy water users to thrifty water sippers. If you've given your yard a drought-tolerant makeover, send "before" and "after" pictures to" They may include your yard in an upcoming Saturday section! Los Angeles Times Save Our Water

“We wanted to lower our water bill and change the landscaping,” Woodland Hills homeowner David Ramirez says. He traded in a lawn for turf for a low-water alternative.
Ballot measure would shield property owners from tax increases for rainwater capture systems.

Thanks to our friends over at Eastern Municipal Water District for creating this helpful video.

Weather Based Irrigation Controllers save customers time, water, and money. Learn more from this EMWD informational video!

I recently had a customer ask about fruit trees in the mountains and cannot remember who it was! In case you follow us on Facebook, this one's for you!

"The recent 2012-16 drought was, for most of Southern California, the driest or second-driest five-year drought in the long-term record dating back to the 1400s."

Don’t just spring ahead your clock, spring into action to catch leaks before they keep running during #FixALeak Week March 19 through 25.

There is no question about it, according to the CDC, this year has been one of the worst recent years for the flu on record. If you have ever had the flu, you know that it can affect your entire sy…

Spending time outdoors? Watch out for thunderstorms! Be aware of the forecast before you head out, and know how you will receive a thunderstorm warning if one is issued. Identify where the nearest shelter is located, and if the skies turn threatening, seek shelter immediately. #SpringSafety

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For our neighbors across the hill in Wrightwood, California, Silverwood Lake State Rec Area or City of Hesperia. SR-138 will be closed between Interstate 15 and Summit Valley Road on Wednesday, March 7th at 6:00 a.m. until Saturday, March 17th at 6:00 a.m. The closure is necessary to complete pavement realignment work.The realignment will remove several curves and steep grades reducing the three-mile stretch by one mile. The project also includes constructing outside shoulders, three bridges, and three wildlife crossings.

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Hail forms when updrafts in thunderstorms carry raindrops upward into extremely cold areas of the atmosphere, allowing the raindrops to freeze. The stronger the updraft, the bigger the hailstone can become before falling out of the storm. Some of the largest hailstones ever recorded are the size of softballs! #ThunderstormScience

Thunderstorm Hazards - Hail Strong updrafts create a rain-free "vault" underneath the leading edge of a supercell. Hail is precipitation that is formed when updrafts in thunderstorms carry raindrops upward into extremely cold areas of the atmosphere. Hail can damage aircraft, homes and cars, and can...