Green Plumbing Remodeling Brattleboro VT

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Jim or Charlie
Spofford Total Energy Products
603-363-4353
38 Rounds Road
West Chesterfield, NH
 
Keene Handyman Services
6032091960
29 Shadow Lane
Keene, NH
Services
Home Repair and Maintenance
Years in Business
1

ALN Enterprises
603-313-3937
246 Marcy Hill Road
Swanzey, NH
 
db design inc
8022236721
1804 Route 14 South
East Montpelier, VT

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Daniel Prior
The Finishing Company
802 355 0992
3488 Elmore Mtn Rd.
Elmore, VT
 
ReNew Building Materials & Salvage, Inc
802-246-2400
Putney Road (Opposite Shell Station)
Brattleboro, VT
 
Sears Home Services
8888675309
480 WEST ST
KEENE, NH

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Chittenden Builders and Remodelers
8023105284
rte 7
charlotte, VT

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Planet Hardwood
8024824404
401 Barber Rd.
St. George, VT

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Don Blanchette
db design inc.
802.223.6721
1804 Route 14 South
East Montpelier, VT
 
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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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