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David
Modern Style Painting
(260)760-0940
1501 Sinclair Street
Fort Wayne, IN
 
Home Depo
(260) 497-9315
6235 Lima Rd
Fort Wayne, IN
 
Handyman Remodeling Services
(260) 444-9953
6223 South Bend Drive
Fort Wayne, IN
 
Just In Tyme Home Improvement
(260) 420-3845
1719 N Harrison St
Fort Wayne, IN
 
Paul Davis Restoration & Remodeling
(260) 436-7510
3010 Butler Ridge Pkwy
Fort Wayne, IN
 
Chad Hankee
Modine Drafting LLC
260-750-2993
11624 Gladesford Road
Roanoke, IN
 
Garage Outfitters & More
260-449-9310
9926 Inninois Road
Fort Wayne, IN
Services
Garage & Closet Makeovers
Years in Business
6

Hoosier Remodeling
(260) 436-8463
6317 Constitution Dr
Fort Wayne, IN
 
Lothamer Home Improvement
(260) 482-7997
2821 Lincolndale Ave
Fort Wayne, IN
 
Cj'S Home Improvements
(260) 482-3626
1018 E Coliseum Blvd
Fort Wayne, IN
 

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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