Growing pains: Why your mowing habits matter

As the weekend rolls around, the hum of lawn mowers will fill the neighborhood, and property owners across the country will be participating in one of the most common landscaping practices, cutting grass shorter and shorter. Whether you’re using a small, push rotary cutter on a small landscape, or a large riding mower to manage [...]

By | June 23rd, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Banyan Water Central 3.0: Revolutionary Water-Saving Technology for Commercial Real Estate Leaders

Today, the Banyan Water team is proud to announce the release of Banyan Water CentralTM 3.0. This release features a suite of data-driven tools and services that empower commercial users to conserve water, reduce costs and increase asset value. “We’ve saved billions of gallons of water to date with our Banyan Water Central (BWC) solutions [...]

By | April 18th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Green for Green: Financing Sustainable Initiatives for Multifamily, Commercial, and University Properties

Across the country, facility managers and investors are looking for ways to promote sustainable business models. Some groups focus on environmental projects because they are striving to be good stewards of the environment, and others recognize that by reducing water and energy bills they can significantly increase net operating income. Improving a property's energy or [...]

By | April 11th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Banyan Water Saves 2.3 Billion Gallons of Water, Celebrates World Water Day

Banyan Water's water-savings wall in our Austin headquarters. Today is World Water Day, a day when we consider the importance of water, especially clean, potable water in our lives. In celebration of World Water Day, Banyan Water is proud to announce that, through the use of innovative technology and data, Banyan Water has successfully [...]

By | March 22nd, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

We Saved a Million Gallons of Water Today. What Did You do at Work?

  Ever wondered what it’s like to work at a software startup with an environmental twist? It’s pretty great, actually (thanks for asking!). Here are the top five things that Banyan Water team members love about our jobs: #5)Ideas are welcome here! We’re a startup. That means that things change a lot, and we’re always [...]

By | February 26th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

The Internet of Things: A Water-Saving Revolution?

                    Much is made in the media of the rise of the Internet of Things. This phrase refers to the many physical devices around us that are now connected to the internet such as a Nest thermostat or a Fitbit wrist band. The wave of internet-connected [...]

By | February 21st, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Reading Your Water Usage Meter

  If you’ve recently taken an interest in monitoring and reducing your water use, you may have taken a look around your property to find your water meter and attempted to read it. While not a complex task, reading a water meter is generally not intuitive and it’s helpful to get a quick primer on [...]

By | January 18th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Understanding Water Budgets

In an effort to curb water use, many utilities, especially in California and Colorado, have been creating “water budgets” for businesses and residents. 

Learn how water budgets are set and some of the best ways to stay within your budget. 

By | December 6th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Free Money to Save Water in Austin, Texas

Austin Water is offering rebates to customers who take steps to conserve water. Learn about how Austin Water is helping customers to save water and save money.

By | October 25th, 2016|Blog, event|0 Comments

Helping Higher Ed Save Water at the AASHE Conference

Going to AASHE 2016 & wondering what to do? So were we. Here are our tips for tours, crabs and keynotes.

By | September 20th, 2016|Blog, event|0 Comments