Questions to ask your landscaper

July 21st, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

Six questions to ask your landscaper If you’re a commercial property owner or manager, there are plenty of factors to consider when maintaining your landscape. For many, a well-maintained lawn is the ultimate balancing act. [...]

Across the plains of Texas: Water rate analysis in the Lonestar State

July 14th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

To say Texas is large would be an understatement. It is, after all, nearly 800 miles wide and home to four USDA climate zones with vast differences in rainfall, temperature, humidity and elevation. The Gulf [...]

Getting your feet wet: What you need to know about yearly rainfall

July 7th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |

What is the rainiest city in the United States? If you thought Seattle, guess again! Mobile, Alabama, surprisingly tops the list with 59 rainy days and a whopping 67 inches of average annual rainfall. In [...]

Growing pains: Why your mowing habits matter

June 23rd, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

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 [...]

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

April 18th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |

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 [...]

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

April 11th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |

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 [...]

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

March 22nd, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |

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 [...]

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

February 26th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |

  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 [...]

The Internet of Things: A Water-Saving Revolution?

February 21st, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: |

                    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 [...]

Lincoln Centre

February 15th, 2017|Categories: Case Studies|Tags: , , |

Lincoln Centre owned by TIAA-CREF and managed by Cushman &Wakefield, is a premier commercial property located in Dallas, Texas. In 2016, Banyan Water reduced the Lincoln Centre’s outdoor water use by 9.6 million gallons, saving the property almost $40,000 in water bills.

LivCor Multi-Family Asset Management

February 15th, 2017|Categories: Case Studies|Tags: , , |

LivCor is a real estate asset management firm formed in 2013 as a portfolio company of Blackstone. As a hands-on asset manager of multifamily properties, LivCor looks to Banyan Water to deploy smart water management solutions that increase net operating income across its portfolio of properties while maintaining its beautiful landscapes.

Riata Resort Apartment Community

February 15th, 2017|Categories: Case Studies|

IMT Residential’s RIATA is the largest multifamily community in Central Texas. As one of Banyan Water’s oldest customers, it has experienced significant irrigation savings; in 2014 alone, Banyan’s smart irrigation solution saved IMT $124,000.

Cooling Tower Monitoring

January 31st, 2017|Categories: White Papers|Tags: |

Be Prepared for Summer Irrigation

January 31st, 2017|Categories: White Papers|Tags: , |

Multifamily Housing

January 31st, 2017|Categories: White Papers|Tags: , |

Understanding LEED Points

January 31st, 2017|Categories: White Papers|Tags: , |

Water is a Finite Resource

January 31st, 2017|Categories: White Papers|Tags: , |

Reading Your Water Usage Meter

January 18th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

  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 [...]

Understanding Water Budgets

December 6th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: |

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. 

Free Money to Save Water in Austin, Texas

October 25th, 2016|Categories: Blog, event|Tags: , |

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.

Helping Higher Ed Save Water at the AASHE Conference

September 20th, 2016|Categories: Blog, event|Tags: , , |

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

IFMA 2016 World Workplace Conference

September 16th, 2016|Categories: Blog, event|

Banyan Water is excited to be a part of IFMA’s 2016 World Workplace Conference and we’re looking forward to meeting you there.

Determining how much to water plants is both art and science

September 7th, 2016|Categories: Blog, event|

How much water do plants and grass need? Finding the right answer is as much art as it is science. But with a couple calculations you can be off to a good start.

Water Saving Devices: Commercial & Multifamily Properties

September 1st, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

Install basic devices that will save water in your commercial or multi-family property. Some basic investment will save water and save money.

LEED and Water Efficiency Webinar Recap

August 26th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

Learn more about getting LEED water efficiency credits from expert consultant, Jason Franken. Jason is a Managing Consultant at Goby and helps companies get their certifications.

Cooling Tower Monitoring

January 31st, 2017|Categories: White Papers|Tags: |

Be Prepared for Summer Irrigation

January 31st, 2017|Categories: White Papers|Tags: , |

Multifamily Housing

January 31st, 2017|Categories: White Papers|Tags: , |

Understanding LEED Points

January 31st, 2017|Categories: White Papers|Tags: , |

Water is a Finite Resource

January 31st, 2017|Categories: White Papers|Tags: , |

Lincoln Centre

February 15th, 2017|Categories: Case Studies|Tags: , , |

Lincoln Centre owned by TIAA-CREF and managed by Cushman &Wakefield, is a premier commercial property located in Dallas, Texas. In 2016, Banyan Water reduced the Lincoln Centre’s outdoor water use by 9.6 million gallons, saving the property almost $40,000 in water bills.

LivCor Multi-Family Asset Management

February 15th, 2017|Categories: Case Studies|Tags: , , |

LivCor is a real estate asset management firm formed in 2013 as a portfolio company of Blackstone. As a hands-on asset manager of multifamily properties, LivCor looks to Banyan Water to deploy smart water management solutions that increase net operating income across its portfolio of properties while maintaining its beautiful landscapes.

Riata Resort Apartment Community

February 15th, 2017|Categories: Case Studies|

IMT Residential’s RIATA is the largest multifamily community in Central Texas. As one of Banyan Water’s oldest customers, it has experienced significant irrigation savings; in 2014 alone, Banyan’s smart irrigation solution saved IMT $124,000.

Questions to ask your landscaper

By | July 21st, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

Six questions to ask your landscaper If you’re a commercial property owner or manager, there are plenty of factors to consider when maintaining your landscape. For many, a well-maintained lawn is the ultimate balancing act. [...]

Across the plains of Texas: Water rate analysis in the Lonestar State

By | July 14th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

To say Texas is large would be an understatement. It is, after all, nearly 800 miles wide and home to four USDA climate zones with vast differences in rainfall, temperature, humidity and elevation. The Gulf [...]

Getting your feet wet: What you need to know about yearly rainfall

By | July 7th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |

What is the rainiest city in the United States? If you thought Seattle, guess again! Mobile, Alabama, surprisingly tops the list with 59 rainy days and a whopping 67 inches of average annual rainfall. In [...]

Growing pains: Why your mowing habits matter

By | June 23rd, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

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 [...]

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

By | April 18th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |

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 [...]

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

By | April 11th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |

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 [...]

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

By | March 22nd, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |

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 [...]

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

By | February 26th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |

  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 [...]

The Internet of Things: A Water-Saving Revolution?

By | February 21st, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: |

                    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 [...]

Reading Your Water Usage Meter

By | January 18th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

  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 [...]

Understanding Water Budgets

By | December 6th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: |

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. 

Free Money to Save Water in Austin, Texas

By | October 25th, 2016|Categories: Blog, event|Tags: , |

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.

Helping Higher Ed Save Water at the AASHE Conference

By | September 20th, 2016|Categories: Blog, event|Tags: , , |

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

IFMA 2016 World Workplace Conference

By | September 16th, 2016|Categories: Blog, event|

Banyan Water is excited to be a part of IFMA’s 2016 World Workplace Conference and we’re looking forward to meeting you there.

Determining how much to water plants is both art and science

By | September 7th, 2016|Categories: Blog, event|

How much water do plants and grass need? Finding the right answer is as much art as it is science. But with a couple calculations you can be off to a good start.

Water Saving Devices: Commercial & Multifamily Properties

By | September 1st, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

Install basic devices that will save water in your commercial or multi-family property. Some basic investment will save water and save money.

LEED and Water Efficiency Webinar Recap

By | August 26th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

Learn more about getting LEED water efficiency credits from expert consultant, Jason Franken. Jason is a Managing Consultant at Goby and helps companies get their certifications.

Five Ways To Conserve Water in Office Buildings

By | August 18th, 2016|Categories: Blog, event|

Five actionable ways to reduce water use in your office building. Conservation doesn’t have to be hard and it can pay you back.

The Power of Water Analytics

By | August 11th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |

Water analytics provides insight to reduce water usage. Real-time insights provide real-time advantage.

High Water Bills – It’s Not Your Imagination

By | August 4th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , |

Are your water bills shooting up? Understand the cause so you can find ways to reduce your bills.

Reducing Outdoor Water Use to Improve NOI

By | July 28th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

Multifamily property owners on the lookout for ways to improve Net Operating Income (NOI) will do well to look at reducing outdoor water waste. We found most properties can  reduce irrigation water use by 50-70%. 

Understanding Cooling Towers for Commercial Properties

By | July 25th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |

Cooling towers are an important part of an efficient commercial AC system, but they use a lot of water. Here are a few ways to minimize your water use. 

Smart Irrigation Reduces Water Use

By | July 12th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , |

How much water are you using to keep your landscape healthy? Is it the right amount? The reality is a lot of irrigation water is wasted.

Water Information Across the Web

By | July 8th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

Looking for some good resources for water use and water conservation? Here is a list that Banyan Water uses regularly.

Water is Bigger in Texas

By | July 1st, 2016|Categories: Blog|

Texas has some great resources for water use and water conservation. Here are some of the resources Banyan Water uses often.