With Pleco you will know your water on the display and on the go with the app for your smart phone. The Pleco display receives data from the sensor and connects to the internet making that same data available on-line and the app. The home screen, shown in the picture, shows the current total water … Continue reading “Know your water”
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Commonly Asked Questions
Where did you come up with the name Pleco? Pleco is a freshwater fish commonly found in South America. Plecos are a kind of “sucker fish” which will find a nice spot on a rock or wall of an aquarium and and suck up algae and other plant matter to eat. We named the device … Continue reading “Commonly Asked Questions”
Torva: Reducing Water Waste In The Kitchen: Tips For Sustainable Living
Article reposted with permission: Reducing Water Waste In The Kitchen: Tips For Sustainable Living Do you care about how your home impacts the environment? We all contribute to the nation’s carbon footprint through the way we use water, especially in the kitchen. Fortunately, there are some easy changes you can make in your kitchen to … Continue reading “Torva: Reducing Water Waste In The Kitchen: Tips For Sustainable Living”
Learn About Leaks Early!
According the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (www.epa.gov) the average household’s leaks account for nearly 10,000 Gallons of wasted water every year and 10% of the homes have leaks that waste 90 Gallons or more per day. Also, commons types of leaks found in homes are easy to fix, such as worn toilet flappers and dripping … Continue reading “Learn About Leaks Early!”
Tips and Resources for Launching an Eco-Friendly Business
Photo via Pexels Author: Ron Kane of winterguys.com The world needs more business owners who care about the planet. Businesses play an essential role in responsible resource utilization and the protection and preservation of our natural environment. Becoming an ecopreneur is a great way to get involved in your community, support the environment, and do … Continue reading “Tips and Resources for Launching an Eco-Friendly Business”
Track Your Water Use in Real-time
According to the U.S. Geological Survey (www.usgs.gov) the average water use per person is 80 to 100 Gallons per day. As a result, a family of four uses on average 320 to 400 Gallons of water per day. The Pleco home screen shows live updates of the total daily water use and compares it to … Continue reading “Track Your Water Use in Real-time”
Comparison: Pleco And A Smart Water Meter
While there are similarities, Pleco Smart Water Watch is not the same as a smart water meter. PSWW is a smart home device, with a sensor which needs an existing water meter to attach to for the device to work correctly. Smart water meters are beginning to be more common across the United States and … Continue reading “Comparison: Pleco And A Smart Water Meter”
Sample Units Available to Press and Influencers
Are you a member of the press? A journalist focusing on technology, computers, iot, sensors, or smart home devices? Are you a social media influencer who reviews and discusses these sorts of topics and devices? Pleco sample units are available! Just visit our website to learn more about Pleco and how we can send you … Continue reading “Sample Units Available to Press and Influencers”
Where has Pleco been featured?
Pleco Smart Water Watch has been featured by many online magazines and influencers. We are proud to have been spotlighted by IEEE Spectrum, GadgetFlow, Gizmogrin, Techgig, MensGear, TrendHunter, and more! Be sure to follow us on social media @PlecoWaterWatch where we repost and share articles and blogs where we are featured. As well as share … Continue reading “Where has Pleco been featured?”
Will Pleco work in my home?
Every home and every water meter can be a bit different. Fortunately, we have made Pleco successful with nearly every type of water meter installation. If you are still unsure if Pleco will work with your water meter, you can always contact us and send a photo of your water meter. For best results, your … Continue reading “Will Pleco work in my home?”