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High Desert Naturals, Inc.
5413858018
PO Box 5093
Bend, OR

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Bamer Landscape Design
541-330-8342
1421 NE 8th
Bend, OR
 
Pine Valley Plumbing Inc
(541) 385-8709
375 SE Logsden St
Bend, OR
 
Marleen Pitts Appraisals
541-382-1043
61183 Concho St., Bend
La Pine, OR
 
Integrated Electric
(541) 306-3796
35 SE Bridgeford
Bend, OR
 
Andrew Canfield
Mountain Air Indoors, Inc.
541-420-0712
61525 Tanya Dr
Bend, OR
 
Sage Mountain Interiors
(541) 647-2262
1080 SE Centennial St, Suite 3
Bend, OR
 
Hooker Creek
(541)389-0981
95 SW Scalehouse Loop, Bend
La Pine, OR
 
Central Oregon Builders Association
(541) 389-1058
61396 S. Hwy 97, Suite 203 Bend
La Pine, OR
 
Reliable Services Llc
(866) 520-0045
PO Box 2126
Bend, OR
 
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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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