Faucet Buddy Could Save Money, Water and Sensitive Skin

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If you have ever lived in an area under drought conditions, you know how important it is to conserve water. Given that my neck of the woods is currently in the midst of a severe drought, the Faucet Buddy concept from designer Baek Uyeol piqued my interest with a display that indicates the amount of water being used, and its current temperature.


Despite the fact that the government has severely restricted water usage, I still see local suburban zombies sprinkling away in an attempt crush the competition in their neighborhood "lawn wars." Perhaps a visual aid like the one found in the Faucet Buddy would help these morons come to their senses before I have to drop a deuce in the woods or take a shower with bottled water. Too bad it's not an actual product. [Yanko Design]


I response to some previous comments: Here's the best device to easily integrate with existing plumbing to keep "hot" water hot near tap: The Hot Water Lobster Instant Hot Water Valve will actually save water rather than tell you how much you are using! We know how much we use, too much! Install the Hot Water Lobster under the sink farthest form your water heater and you'll have instant hot water throughout your entire home. It's a great way to save water that's normally wasted down the drain while waiting for hot water. The savings in water and energy easily recoups the initial $179.95 purchase price! More impressive is the convenience of instant hot water!

The Hot Water Lobster uses no electricity and is pump free, so it creates no noise. It is made in the U.S.A., has a 10-year warranty! It comes with a money back guarantee and can be easily installed by anyone in under 10 minutes. Here's their site: