GUEST POST: Hosting Environmentally Friendly Game Night Parties

Posted on December 8 , 2017 in California, SoCal, Homeowners, Green by GUEST



Having friends over to watch the game can be a lot of fun, but it can also be quite an undertaking. Most people think of game night viewing parties as a low-key way to entertain, but for all the planners out there the tasks involved can quickly pile up. However, with a little pre-planning it’s easy to keep your next game night sustainable and responsible.

Here are a few tips:

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GUEST POST: Five Growing Trends in the Construction Industry

Posted on December 6 , 2017 in Homeowners, technology, Smart Homes, Green, New Homes by GUEST



Entering 2017, forecasters in the construction industry
were quite optimistic. Not only was 2016 ending up with strong construction spending numbers—6% across the entire nonresidential building sector, with more than 10% in the commercial categories—but industry experts were hopeful that a Trump administration would mean favorable fiscal policies that would provide even more momentum for this market in 2017.

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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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GUEST POST: Cost-Efficient Methods to Make Your Home More Eco-Friendly

Posted on November 14 , 2017 in Homeowners, technology, Smart Homes, Green, New Homes by GUEST



Would you like to bring your contribution to protecting the environment while lowering your electricity bills? You can choose from a wide array of methods that range from being more conscientious of your resources to installing specific systems that make your house more eco-friendly. Whatever your contribution, even the small things add up and matter.   

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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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UPDATE: Our next Training Day is NOVEMBER 16th at 10AM!

Posted on November 2 , 2017 in News, homebuilding, SoCal, Homeowners, Grey Water, NEXtreater, smarthomes, technology, homes, Home Improvement, YouTube, Recycle Ready, Smart Homes, gray water systems, gray water, grey water systems by Scott Isaksen



Are you a licensed plumber, home builder, or general contractor in California? Are you interested in learning more about our Partner Installer Program or just about our products in general?

Join us for 90 minute presentation and Q&A session on the NEXtreater and Recycle Ready Assembly!

What: Nexus eWater introduction and training session
When: November 16th at 10am
Where: Nexus eWater HQ in San Diego

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TRUSTED ADVISOR: Drought Resiliency Begins with Cheap Plastic Pipe

Posted on November 1 , 2017 in California, Drought, SoCal, Homeowners, Grey Water, NEXtreater, smarthomes, Dual Plumbing, Recycle Ready, gray water systems, gray water, grey water systems by Bob

Did you know that the process of separating grey water from "black water" (waste water) is called "dual plumbing"? Did you know that the City of Los Angeles requires that all new homes be dual plumbed?

Our City San Diego published a "Trusted Advisor" article penned by our own Bob Hitchner, Chief of Sales and Marketing. 

Click here to read the full article!

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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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GUEST POST: Creating a Dog-Friendly and Water Efficient Yard

Posted on October 30 , 2017 in California, SoCal, Homeowners, technology, Smart Homes, Green, New Homes by GUEST



Having a dog can be a wonderful experience.  After all, they are part of the family.  So, is your yard ready for dogs? 

The following information will discuss different ways to help your furry friend stay safe, while also identifying a few different ways to keep your yard clean and (mostly) maintenance free.

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