2014 Money-Saving Products

May 20, 2014

Need to slash your energy bills, conserve water, improve lighting, or reduce labor costs?

We know budgets are tight – that’s why we’ve found 97 products that make saving money easy. Selected out of hundreds of submissions by the BUILDINGS editorial staff, these budget-friendly solutions will benefit your bottom line.

Interested in having your product become an award winner? Email Senior Editor Jennie Morton for submission details about Money-Saving Products or visit our website.






LIGHTING SOLUTION  Turn down energy use

LED-8025 52W by Light Efficient Design Corncob LED by AAMSCO Lighting HB10 by American Green Technology
DS-LED by LaMar Lighting Company SmartCast Technology by Cree FXLED150 and ALED150 by RAB Lighting
Indy L-Series Generation 2 LED Downlights by Juno Lighting Group LeafNut by Harvard Engineering Lighting Stryker by Honeywell
VIVID 2 LED MR16 by Soraa AR-111 Platinum Ultra Dimmable by Ledzworld ENCELIUM Polaris 3D by OSRAM
CX Commercial Lighting Control Panels by Hubbell Building Automation Susan Lamp by Lunera Lighting LED Commercial Recessed Downlight Retrofits by MaxLite
ThermaLED by Optec LED Lighting MD-Series Modular LED High Bay Lights by Super Bright LEDs PrisMAX SL by Varco Pruden Buildings
Wireless RF Occupancy Sensor and Switches by WattStopper        

ENERGY MEASURES   Reduce utility bills

Energy Recovery Wheels by Airxchange On-Site Utilities by American DG Energy PowerScout by DENT Instruments
Smart Room Control Solution by Distech Controls PowerSmart by E-Mon Power Xpert Multi-Point by Eaton
enVision Power Conditioning System by Electronic Systems Protection eSight by eSight Sentry Logic by Facility Automation Solutions
QL Ultra Efficient Transformers by GE Industrial Solutions VerifEye Series 8000 Multi-Point Meters by Leviton Bridge Data Manager by QA Graphics
HOBO UX120-006M Analog Logger by Onset        

ROOFING APPLICATIONS   Preserve what’s overhead

Enkamat ASV by Bonar Inc. EcoBond Roof by Sika Sarnafil Fluid Applied Metal Roofing Systems by Firestone Building Products Co
Retro-Master by Metal Sales Mfg Corp SureCoat by SureCoat Systems FiberTite Roofing Systems by Seaman Corp
MR-24 by Butler Manufacturing Sentinel Solar Roof Pump by The Roof Sentinel Dry Zone by Design-Build Solutions

ENVELOPE IMPROVEMENTS  Improve thermal performance

MetalWrap Series by CENTRIA Ultra Blue 35 by Solar Art 3M Sun Control Window Film Neutral 60 by 3M
IQue by Eastman Chemical SunGuard SNX 51/23 by Guardian Industries SolarSmart by Innovative Glass Corp.

FLOORING FEATURES  Minimize maintenance

Connectrac On-Floor Wireway by Connectrac Flexmar Polyaspartic Coatings by Flexmar Coatings Azterra by Johnsonite
Square Scrub EBG-20/C by Square Scrub SparClean Sure Step by Spartan Chemical Company Original Krud Kutter by Krud Kutter

HVAC FIXES  Strengthen your systems

TR9299-WiFi by AirTest Technologies Inc ZIP Economizer by Belimo Cambridge S-Series Ultra High Efficiency Direct Gas-Fired Space Heaters by Cambridge Engineering
WeatherExpert by Carrier Corp PACSlim-5 by Atlas Sales & Rentals Coolerado M50 by Coolerado
Magnitude by Daikin Applied purECOgreen by Delta M York Prestige by Johnson Controls
Landmark Rooftop Units by Lennox Net/X UP32 Thermostat Family and Energy Management System by Network Thermostat EcoInsight Intelligent Thermostats by Telkonet
PreVent Model R Air Intake Filter by Permatron EOS by Titus HVAC Condenser Fan Pak by Schneider Electric
Trane Advantage VRF by Trane Inc iSeries by Unico GLO by UV Resources

SAFETY & SECURITY  Protect people and property

RESTROOM RETROFITS   Tackle occupant health

Cold Plasma Generator by American Dryer TowelMate Folded Towel Dispenser Accessory by Bobrick Jet Towel Mini by Mitsubishi Electric
Dyson Airblade V by Dyson SMARTdri Plus by World Dryer Corporation    

SOFTWARE SOLUTIONS  Streamline building management

Building Engines Property & Tenant Management Software by Building Engines EnergyWise Suite by Cisco Events2HVAC by Streamside Solutions
Bigfoot CMMS Enterprise and Enterprise+ by Smartware Group VFA FacilityView by VFA Inc    

VERTICAL TRANSPORTATION  Renovate for efficiency

Schindler 9600 by Schindler Elevator Corp SnapCab by SnapCab Company endura MRL by ThyssenKrupp Elevator

WATER SAVINGS  Lower consumption

1.1 GPF Manual Flushometer Toilet System by American Standard ZTR6203 Sensor Flush Valve by Zurn Industries Dubbletten Urine Diverting Toilet by Rosie's Natural Way
Dual-Flush Side Mount Flushometer by Sloan 3510 Series Faucet by Chicago Faucets H2OExcel by Brookside Agra