78 Money-Saving Products - 2012

May 24, 2012

Looking to squeeze more money out of your budget? These economical products are geared toward energy-slashing results, fast ROIs, low initial and life-cycle costs, and minimal environmental impact. The BUILDINGS editorial staff is serving up budget-friendly solutions that benefit your bottom line in the following categories:









ENERGY MEASURES  Reduce your utility bills

Aquatherm Polypropylene Pipe by Aquatherm Venergy Advanced Metering System by Cooper Controls E-Mon D-Mon Smart Meters by E-Mon
Power Xpert Gateway by Eaton Corporation Integrated Power System by Kohler Power Systems Leviton Metering Solutions by Leviton
9300 Advanced Edition Escalators by Schindler Elevator Corp Measurement and Verification Panelboards by Schneider Electric Geared to Gearless Modernization Package by ThyssenKrupp Elevator Americas

LED LIGHTING   Upgrade with LED technology

HVAC FIXES  Strengthen your systems

Atlas PACSlim-12 Portable Air Conditioner by Atlas Sales & Rentals Briza by Jaga Climate Systems Energence Rooftop Unit with MSAV Supply Fan by Lennox Industries
inSite for ModSync by inSite for ModSync        

LIGHTING SOLUTIONS  Turn down energy usage

Premium Bulb Eater by Air Cycle Corporation Maximizer Skylight by Duo-Gard Industries Energy Management System from OSRAM by ENCELIUM
ICera Arc Metal Halide Lamp by EYE Lighting International Relight by Lithonia Lighting Stairwell Retrofit Solution by Lutron Electronics
HOBO UX90 Series by Onset Battery Park Post-Top with Cosmopolis by Sentry Electric Super Pulse Start Long Life (SPL) Lamps by Venture Lighting International
Clear Story by Wausau Window and Wall Systems        

WATER SAVINGS  Lower water consumption

Flow Showerhead by Caroma 3500 Series Metering Faucets by Chicago Faucets K12-0100 Hands Free Faucet Adapter by Encore Plumbing
Bancroft Katalyst Showerhead by Kohler M-Power Dual Flush Valves by Moen Commercial BASYS Faucet Platform by Sloan
EC-3122 Above-Deck Electronic Sensor Faucet by T&S Brass and Bronzeworks        

ROOFING APPLICATIONS  Protect what’s overhead

SAT TPO Membrane by Carlisle SynTec CoolStar Roofing by CertainTeed Corporation White-Knight/White-Stallion Plus by The Garland Company
Go Grailey Roof Leak Diverters by Grailey Materials        

ENVELOPE IMPROVEMENT  Protect the shell of your buildings

MEG Exterior Panels by ABET LAMINATI Solucent System by Cambridge Architectural Outsulation Plus MD System by Dryvit Systems
DOW-KNIGHT CI-System by Dow Building Solutions and Knight Wall Systems DuPont Tyvek Fluid Applied Air and Water Weather Barrier System by DuPont Flash & FOIL by Fi-Foil
Nansulate Energy Protect by Industrial Nanotech Eco-Ficient Insulated Metal Panels by MBCI    

LABOR REDUCING   Minimize time and labor

SureFlo Automatic, Top-Fill Universal Soap Dispensers by Bobrick Washroom Equipment Electric Heating Snow-Melting Mats by HeatTrak Azterra by Johnsonite
Loose Lay by Karndean Designflooring BioSpec MD by Mannington Commercial K-Net HT Bird Netting by Nixalite of America
Nvi Electronic Tissue Dispenser by Solaris Paper Rubbermaid HYGEN Clean Water System by Rubbermaid Commercial Products SMARTdri by World Dryer Corporation

OCCUPANT WELLBEING  Improve employee productivity

WorkFit-D Sit-Stand Desk by Ergotron Commander3 Series by Gentex Sguig by Keilhauer
Priority by Kimball Office Model R-7902 and R-8902 Removable Bollards by Reliance Foundry Professional Dry Erase Paint by Rustoleum
Fastlane Optical Turnstiles by Smarter Security media:scape mini and mobile by Steelcase    

SOFTWARE & SERVICES  Manage results from your computer

AUMScore by American Utility Management (AUM) BEGreenReady by Benjamin Enterprises BuildingIQ by BuildingIQ
Cloud Servers by Cbeyond Data Center Decommissioning & Demolition by Critical Power Exchange Internet Control Management System by Heat-Timer Corporation
Bigfoot CMMS by Smartware Group Building Energy Management System by US Energy Group