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Cape Town is Running Out of Water; Could California be Next?

Posted on January 29 , 2018 in NEXtreater, Smart Homes, Green, New Homes, Solar, Clean Technology, Energy by Josh

We need a new approach to home water efficiency. Efficiency standards and home tax credits have spurred builders and consumers to design new homes with energy-efficient structures, eco-friendly materials, and energy-saving systems.

But we can’t stop there.

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My Favorite Ideas From CES

Posted on January 23 , 2018 in NEXtreater, Smart Homes, Green, New Homes, Solar, Clean Technology, Energy by Josh

We pride ourselves on knowing what’s happening in the world of consumer technology and how it intersects with our industry, and we’re extremely excited when we become part of that conversation ourselves.

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Nexus eWater & Flex House featured in Curbed

Posted on January 22 , 2018 in Flex House, homebuilding, Homeowners, Grey Water, NEXtreater, smarthomes, technology, Recycle Ready, gray water systems, grey water systems, Clean Technology by Josh



Nexus eWater joined Green Builder Media at this year's CES in Las Vegas to demonstrate new smart home technologies.

Check out the excerpt about Nexus and be sure to read the full article over at Curbed!

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Nexus eWater & Flex House featured in Architectural Digest

Posted on January 22 , 2018 in Flex House, homebuilding, Homeowners, Grey Water, NEXtreater, smarthomes, technology, Recycle Ready, gray water systems, grey water systems, Clean Technology by Josh



Nexus eWater joined Green Builder Media at this year's CES in Las Vegas to demonstrate new smart home technologies. Learn more about the Flex House project by reading the excerpt below or seeing the full article over at Architectural Digest!

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"This can't be easily applied to existing buildings, so what's the point?"

Posted on January 19 , 2018 in Water Crisis, Grey Water, Dual Plumbing, gray water systems, grey water systems, New Homes, Clean Technology by Josh

This is a comment we get with some regularity, and in the very short term it's a fair criticism.

Under current rules and regulations, it would be far too challenging to add a grey water system into most existing homes and structures...

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Press Release: Nexus eWater now live on crowdfunding platform StartEngine

Posted on January 15 , 2018 in by Josh

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Our Newest YouTube Video: BUILT IN THE U.S.A.

Posted on November 27 , 2017 in homebuilding, Homeowners, Grey Water, technology, Home Improvement, YouTube, Recycle Ready, Smart Homes, gray water systems, gray water, grey water systems by Josh

Our customers know that NEXtreater is built in the United States... but what does that mean? 

It means that nearly every component of NEXtreater is assembled right here in San Diego — and nearly all of our vendors and suppliers are located in California, too!

To learn more, please take a minute to hear our Director of Manufacturing, Brandon Tarrac, discuss what goes into building a NEXtreater:

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REPORT: Despite drought, Californians still used more water than the US average

Posted on November 17 , 2017 in homebuilding, SoCal, Homeowners, Grey Water, NEXtreater, smarthomes, technology, homes, Home Improvement, Smart Homes, Gardening, gray water systems, gray water, grey water systems by Josh

According to a US Geological Survey report, Californians slashed water use by 17% between 2010 and 2015.  But as of September 2017, Californians still use 110 gallons per person per day for outdoor and indoor consumption – much higher than the national average of 82 gpd. 

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GREEN BUILDER: Grey Water "Shrinking Usage, Expanding Possibilities"

Posted on November 6 , 2017 in California, homebuilding, Homeowners, Grey Water, NEXtreater, NSF350, Plumbing Codes, smarthomes, technology, NEXheater, Recycle Ready, gray water systems, grey water systems, Clean Technology by Josh

I was interviewed for an article on gray water reuse in a Green Builder article called "Shrinking Usage, Expanding Possibilities."

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Good Luck First Lego League Students!

Posted on October 30 , 2017 in homebuilding, Grey Water, technology, gray water systems, gray water, grey water systems, Events by Josh

Last week Bob and I hosted 9 students from San Diego County that are participating in FIRST® LEGO® League (FLL).

During their visit we discussed many useful things, such as:

  • What is grey water?
  • How much grey water do we make every day?
  • How does the Nexus eWater system work?
  • What is the impact of homes using recycled grey water?
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