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Texas school district saves over 7 million gallons of water in less than three months with WaterSignal

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Schools use a tremendous amount of water everyday; and between the heating and cooling systems, restrooms and water fountains, cafeteria, laboratories, and outdoor playing fields, it can become difficult for school administrators to keep up. So while the kids were out having fun in the sun this past summer, building operators at an Austin, Texas […]

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Plumbing vs. Power Outage

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Hydration, personal hygiene, cooking, cleaning, and waste removal are all made possible with water; but what happens when the power goes out? In most cases, power outages will come and go in the blink of an eye. However, it’s not unheard of for outages to last days or even weeks, putting both a property and […]

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Fall Trade Show Information

fall trade show

This fall is shaping up to be a great season for trade shows! Visit our booth at one of the events listed below to see how you can save using our smart water conservation solution. We hope to see you soon! Florida Apartment Association Conference and Trade Show 10/2 – 10/4/19 Hilton Bonnet Creek, Orlando, […]

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The Importance of Benchmarking Water Use

benchmarking water

Water plays an integral role in operations for commercial buildings, multifamily communities and manufacturing spaces. As such, it’s important to understand water usage patterns to ensure efficiency and reduce liabilities. In recent years, benchmarking has become the standard for energy monitoring as costs, and associated environmental and sustainability issues have raised awareness around the importance […]

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How to Reduce Irrigation System Water Waste

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More than two trillion gallons of water are still lost every year and a significant portion of this water waste comes from undetected leaks and inefficient irrigation practices. Common signs of an undiscovered leak can include a surprising increase in water usage – even though water use routines haven’t changed – and an equal increase […]

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Fourth of July Water Conservation Tips

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The Fourth of July is almost here! As you prepare for the holiday, save water and money with these ten water conservation tips: 1.) Buy recycled paper products: Products made from 100 percent recycled paper require much less water in their manufacturing than those made from virgin paper. 2.) Let your grass grow: Instead of […]

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Why LEED Certified Facilities Need a Smart Water Monitoring System

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LEED, or Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, is a globally-recognized green building rating system that seeks to conserve our environmental resources and enhance human health through the promotion of sustainable building practices. For a building to achieve LEED Certified status, it must meet certain prerequisites. To earn points and progress to silver, gold, or platinum […]

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In-Building Water Conservation Tips

water conservation tips

Plumbing system integrity is not something that we often think about. And although plumbing systems are highly prone to inefficiencies and leaks, the famous proverb “out of sight, out of mind” often holds water. Protect your investment, the environment and your budget with these in-building water conservation tips: Restrooms • Install low flow fixtures and […]

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