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East Side Construction
401-434-6600
21 Dexter Rd
East Providence, RI
Services
Home Remodeling

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Joe Brunelle
Brunelles Home Improvements
401-473-7330
12 Palm Street
North Providence, RI
 
Ronnie
Four All seasons Construction
401-241-7867
10 craigie ave
Johnston, RI
 
Dave Kramer
Verticals and More
617-947-6937
108 Margaret Rd.
East Taunton, MA
 
Dogtown Home Improvement & Painting
(508) 679-4850
518 Whipple St
Fall River, MA
 
Patrick J. Sweeney
Infinity Design Group, Inc.
401.474.8644
506 Warwick Neck Avenue
Warwick, RI
 
David M. Silveira
South Coast Architecture
774.202.4868
34 Slocum Farm Drive
Dartmouth, MA
 
Wayne Hawkins
Rhode Islands Affordable Heating and Air-Conditioning Services
401-640-1210
PO Box 114020
N. Providence, RI
 
B & B Contracting & Excavation
(508) 679-5114
593 Montaup St
Fall River, MA
 
Mc Nulty Home Improvement Incorporated
(508) 674-8343
222 Montaup St
Fall River, MA
 
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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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