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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

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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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WaterSignal: Water Conservation, Monitoring and More

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A recent report developed by the American Water Works Association estimates that it will cost nearly $1 trillion over the next 25 years to upgrade the nation’s water system. While part of the problem is fragile, hundred-year-old water mains, it also falls on property owners to ensure they are doing their part to save water […]

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The Importance of Benchmarking Water Use

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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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Join us at the Apartmentalize 2019 Conference and Expo

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Stop by booth #443 at Apartmentalize 2019 to learn how you can save with WaterSignal. We are pleased to announce our participation at Apartmentalize 2019, the largest multifamily conference and expo in the United States. This can’t-miss three-day event is hosted by the National Apartment Association and will be held June 26-28 at the Colorado […]

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In-Building Water Conservation Tips

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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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