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Springlight
8003241496
325 Campus Drive
Aurora, OH

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Ace Construction of Ohio
330-705-2446
1240 Lincoln Way East Suite 106
Massillon, OH
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Bobby
Bobby'Z Construction LLC
330-730-0147
4885 Will Dr
Akron, OH
 
Ben Schreiber
Best Affordable Solutions
440-759-8848
PO Box 134
Sharon Center, OH
 
John Schwendler
Schwendler Painting Co.
330-289-6690
4157 Siefer Dr.
Rootstown, OH
 
Technical Consumer Products
18003786998
325 Campus Drive
Aurora, OH

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Kristina
Two Women with Paint
330-217-1368
574 McKinley Ave.
Akron, OH
 
Chuck Dewitt
Gemini Properties & Renovations, llc
330-701-6501
2833 Colon Drive.
Copley, OH
 
Corey
Buckstone Building and Restoration
330.703.7584
PO BOX 396
Randolph, OH
 
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Laurila Surveying
330-925-4601
15333 Shorle Rd.
Sterling, OH
 
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Green Addition Remodel - Plumbing

Green Plumbing for Additions

Water is a very precious commodity. If your project involves plumbing, installing new water-saving faucets and showerheads can greatly reduce your water usage. There are many inventive methods to do this without compromising on comfort. Talk to your plumber about green practices. Make sure your plumber has experience in new plumbing practices and understands your commitment to water conservation.

Here are some tips to reduce your water use:

Insulate Your Pipes

Insulating your hot water pipes will reduce the heat losses as the hot water flows to your faucet. It will also reduce standby losses, or energy lost through walls and up the flue of the hot water tank. Insulate hot water pipes in all runs through unconditioned spaces, including basements, crawlspaces, and attics.

Remove Plumbing from Outside Walls

Pipes in exterior walls will cool more quickly than pipes in the interior walls, which tend to be significantly warmer. Remove pipes from outer walls and install the in interior walls. This can be costly, but makes sense if you are in the process of tearing down walls anyway.

Install On-demand Hot Water Circulation Pump

An "on-demand" hot water circulation pump can send hot water to fixtures in seconds without wasting water while waiting for it to get hot. Install the pump at the furthest faucet from the water heater.

Install Low-Flush Toilets

Toilet designs continue to evolve, but many of the earlier proble...

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