Home Automation Project - Control Your Hot Water
With X10 - A Green Project!
NOTICE! X10 has
discontinued the UM506. If you don't have a UM506 we recommend using the
"switched outlet" method of remote control.
Switched Outlet Control
Use home automation to get your hot water fast , save thousands
of gallons of water, and turn your plumbing system green with X10 control modules.
Home automation project adds convenience, water conservation, and saves you time!
Over a million gallons of water are run down the
drain each day in just the existing single family homes in the United States
while waiting for hot water.
The energy consumed to pump and treat the water and resulting sewage creates green house gasses when it's generated.
The Chilipepper demand pump completely eliminates this waste. No more water down the drain!
X10 Control for Instant Hot Water
The Chilipepper needs a momentary contact on its
control wires to activate. Once activated it turns itself off when the hot water
arrives. Once the pump shuts off you have instant hot water when you turn on the
tap. An X10 UM506 remote receiver can be used to provide the momentary contact.
The Chilipepper works with any kind of water
heater including tankless water heaters.
The Chilipepper is a small, powerful, micro-processor controlled
pump that mounts under your sink It pumps the hot water from
your water heater through your hot water pipe and returns the cold
water that was in the hot water piping through the cold water pipe
back to the water heater. No water gets run down the
When hot water reaches the pump, the pump
automatically shuts off. When you hear the pump shut off
your hot water is waiting for you instead of you waiting
In many cases your house plumbing system allows you to provide
quick hot water to several, or even all of the sinks and other
fixtures in your home with just one Chilipepper.
The Chilipepper will pay for itself in water and energy savings in
less than a year in most cases
After you install your Chilipepper you will feel
good whenever you use your hot water. You are saving water
and helping preserve the environment. By reducing your water
consumption you reduce the energy required to pump and treat the
water and thus reduce greenhouse gasses released into the
atmosphere while generating that energy.
In many areas sewage costs are based on your water
consumption, therefore by saving water you spend less on your
If you have a septic system, a Chilipepper will
reduce the sewage flowing into the system increasing its life.
The Chilipepper comes complete with a push-button. Or if you
prefer, wireless operation from any room is easy with the wireless
You don't have to stand around waiting for the
hot water any more! Start saving time, water, energy, and money...get a
Chilipepper today, and get your home automation project underway!
The Chilipepper CP6000 - Only $179.99!