Communities across the nation are facing a water challenge. In recent years, droughts are happening in more areas of the country, lasting longer, and becoming more severe. Even in areas that are not experiencing potential water shortages, homeowners are facing soaring water and sewer bills, putting an even tighter squeeze in this time of inflation on family budgets. As a certified RESNET HERS® Rater or Rating Field Inspector, you can become part of the solution by being certified as a RESNET HERSH2O Rater. It is easy to do. All active certified RESNET HERS Raters and Rating Field Inspectors are eligible to conduct HERSH2O ratings after completing the online HERSH2O Rater Training. Want to know if your community is facing a water challenge? It is easy to do. Simply go to www.drought.gov, type in your zip code, and see what level of drought is affecting your region.