Green Plumbing Remodeling Chesapeake VA

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Home Depot
(757) 466-1945
1261 N Military Hwy
Norfolk, VA
 
Dewlyn
Any Season Guttering, Pressure washing & Home Improvement
(757)725-8253
p.o. box 6468
chesapeake, VA
 
Christine LeBlanc
Betterliving Patio & Sunrooms
757-487-1043
1220 Fleetway Dr.
Chesapeake, VA
 
David Nickens
David Nickens
7574492127
1073 Radisson Ct
Virginia Beach, VA
 
neil newman
newmans contracting llc
757-449-4113
3904 clifford st
Portsmouth, VA
 
Anderson Contracting
757.675.4914
3629 Pamlico Cr.
Norfolk, VA
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Home Remodeling

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Stephen Williams
S.B.Williams Contracting
757-478-3809
2405 Adair Court
Chesapeake, VA
 
Max or Billy
Majestic Home Improvement, LLC T/A Majestic Tile
757-202-1940
P.O. Box 64143
Virginia Beach, VA
 
Anthony Costa
Tony and Son Plumbing, Inc.
757-675-6266
1905 Arlington Arch Drive
Virginia Beach, VA
 
Kat Baltodano
Dream Makers Painting Company
757-617-0995
1900 Rosemary Lane
Chesapeake, VA
 
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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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