How to Increase Water Efficiency in Multifamily Housing

multifamily housing

Multifamily housing communities waste thousands of gallons of water per month, primarily due to the large amount of fixtures on the property and inefficient water practices. This raises the question, how do you manage your water on such a large scale? Here are some possible solutions to increase water efficiency in your multifamily housing community: […]

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WaterSignal detects two large leaks for Texas manufactured-home community

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Manufactured housing communities offer a unique multi-housing experience, allowing residents to enjoy the privacy of a single family home while retaining flexibility and mobility. Much like single family homes, each manufactured-home has its own water connection, which can be difficult to manage without the help of a smart water monitoring system. To better manage over […]

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Plumbing vs. Power Outage

power outage

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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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

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 Read a Water Bill and Boost Property Savings

how to read a water bill

If you’re a property owner or manager, you’re likely accustomed to receiving a billing statement from your water provider every one to three months. Knowing how to read a water bill can serve as a great resource when it comes to saving money; unfortunately, reading and analyzing the information provided isn’t always easy. With this […]

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Spring Trade Show Information

spring trade show

With spring just around the corner, we’re looking forward to another exciting season of trade shows! Visit our booth at one of the shows listed below to learn how you can save with WaterSignal. Our smart water conservation solution provides remote access to your real time water data so you can keep tabs on your […]

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Promoting Water Conservation in Schools and Universities

Water conservation in schools

Education professionals and students have a unique opportunity to educate water users and empower them to conserve both in schools, and throughout the community. Whether you’re a staff member or student, here are a few suggestions for promoting water conservation: Teachers As the main point of contact for our youth, teachers play a vital role […]

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WaterSignal Provides Solution to San Jose, Calif. Building Owners Facing New Performance Ordinance

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To reduce life-cycle costs, curb building emissions, and achieve critical goals outlined in the Climate Smart plan, the city council of San Jose, Calif. recently voted to adopt an energy and water building performance ordinance. Beginning May 1, 2019, owners of existing commercial and multifamily buildings over 20,000 square feet in size will be required […]

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The Benefits of Real Time Water Monitoring for Senior Living Communities

senior living

Be it an assisted or active senior living community, rest assured, water plays an integral role in daily operations. In addition to water fountains, restrooms, showers, and kitchen facilities, senior living communities require water for sanitation and sterilization. Without access to real time water data, a catastrophic or slow moving leak can easily remain undetected, […]

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