Check the faucet screens for trapped particles. Remove the screens and clean out any particles. Put the screens back on the faucet.
Flush water pipes by running the water until it is clear. Do not wash clothes if the water is discolored. Wait until the water runs clear at the tap. Wash a load of dark clothes first.
This is caused by air in water lines, and is likely a result of repairs SUB is making to the system. Turn on your tap slowly and run the water until the sputtering stops.
Most germs that infect people do not infect reptiles or fish. If you must fill your fish tank while under a boil water advisory or order, check the water’s chlorine levels, which may or may not change slightly. Contact your local pet store or veterinarian for more advice.
Many pets are susceptible to the same diseases as humans and can transmit the diseases to their owners’ families. Provide them with boiled or bottled water.
Tap water is safe for house plants and outdoor irrigation of ornamental plants.