While water supplies in the region remain at healthy levels for this time of year, the company says it is good practice for everyone to be careful not to be wasteful of what is a valuable natural resource.
The company has seen an increase in demand recently, with both the warm weather and the coronavirus pandemic resulting in people spending more time at home, using more water.
Martin Lunn, Head of Water Service Planning for Essex & Suffolk Water said: "Our water supplies remain healthy at this time and we are keeping a close eye on this as we experience more warm weather and people remain at home. We have seen an increase in demand over recent weeks, but we're used to managing demand and dry weather so we have tried and tested plans in place.
"However, we would ask our customers to work with us and use water wisely, so that we can continue to manage supplies and keep the water flowing.
"Even small changes can make a big difference, so if you are watering plants do it early in the morning or later in the evening so they can absorb the moisture, remember to turn the tap off when brushing your teeth, and try to cut a minute off your morning shower."
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Customers should continue to wash their hands regularly using soap to help stop coronavirus spreading.
More water saving tips are available online at www.eswater.co.uk/savewater