Green Plumbing Remodeling Cocoa Beach FL

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Home Depot
(321) 254-9863
5100 N Wickham Rd
Melbourne, FL
 
Gary
Gary Pivato Cabinets
321-633-0010
1621 Satellite Blvd
Cocoa, FL
 
Southern Comfort Kitchen Inc
(321) 576-0126
655 Gladiola St
Merritt Island, FL
 
Wayne Stout Home Repair
(321) 459-3440
637 Fern Dr
Merritt Island, FL
 
Total Home Contractors
(321) 452-5626
2555 N Courtenay Pkwy Ste 33
Merritt Island, FL
 
Eco-Wares, Inc.
8668748070
7634-B Progress Circle
West Melbourne, FL

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Concor Construction Inc
(321) 723-7433
PO Box 541456
Merritt Island, FL
 
Capital Construction Services Inc
(321) 452-1891
660 Oleander Dr
Merritt Island, FL
 
Case Contractors Inc
(321) 779-9840
11340 S Tropical Trl
Merritt Island, FL
 
Apollo Kitchen And Home Design Center Inc
(321) 459-0022
2275 N Courtenay Pkwy
Merritt Island, FL
 
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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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