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Vista Irrigation District Smart Leak Detector Rebate 

Vista Irrigation District residential customers are now eligible for a $100 rebate when they purchase a qualifying smart leak detector device.

What is a Smart Leak Detector?

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 Monitor your water use from your smartphone.

Smart leak detectors allow you to monitor your home’s water use in real time, 24/7. The detectors sync to a smartphone and alert you if there is high consumption or a leak at your property. This can help you manage your daily water use and protect your home from expensive leaks. There are two types of smart leak detectors: plumbed devices and external devices.

Plumbed Devices
Plumbed devices are plumbed into your existing water lines. Most of these devices can automatically shut the water off at their point of installation, or allow you to shut your water off remotely, in case of a leak. Since these devices tap into your existing plumbing system, a licensed plumber and permit may be required for installation. Plumbed devices are typically more expensive than external devices.

External Devices
External devices attach to the outside of your water  meter or main water pipe, typically with some type of strap, making them simple to install. Since external devices are not directly attached to your plumbing system, they do not have the ability to automatically shut off your water, or allow you to shut off your water remotely, if a leak occurs. External devices are typically less expensive than plumbed devices.

 

Apply for the Rebate

To be eligible for this rebate program you must be a customer of Vista Irrigation District and purchase an eligible device after October 20, 2020. To apply, submit a completed application and a copy of your sales reciept showing purchase of a qualifying device. See below for a list of qualified devices.

 

 Smart Leak Rebate Program Application

 

Qualifying Devices

A qualifying device requires all of the following characteristics.

  • Records Water Use:   Automatically records water use at a minimum of five minute intervals
  • Notifies User:  Automatically alerts or notifies users of unusual water usage including spikes in usage and  continual flows
  • Displays Water Use:  Provides customers with a platform to view their water consumption data

 

Qualifying Plumbed Devices

Qualifying External Devices

 

Rebates are First Come, First Serve

Rebates are available on a first-come, first-serve basis and are not guaranteed. If you have any questions regarding the Smart Leak Detector Rebate please contact Brent Reyes at (760) 597-3107 or by email at breyes@vidwater.org.