Green Plumbing Remodeling Davenport IA

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Mark Taylor
Taylor Improvements
563-340-7478
1211 14th st
Moline, IL
 
Advantage Custom Remodeling
(563) 528-1952
2032 N Michigan Ave
Davenport, IA
 
All Home Maintenance LLC
563-271-9089
2617 Farnam
Davenport, IA
Services
plumbing electrical kitchen bath remodle handyman
Licenses / Certifications
601 universal
Awards
ABK honors
Membership Organizations
Handyman club of America
Years in Business
5

Mike'S Home Improvement
(563) 386-3089
2377 W 49th St
Davenport, IA
 
Custom Remodeling By Dean Taylor Inc
(563) 391-3211
3804 N Fairmount St
Davenport, IA
 
Cory Stirling
Precision Cabinetry
563-299-9977
P.O. box 914
Muscatine, IA
 
American Eagle Home
(563) 388-5937
400 N Main St Ste 300
Davenport, IA
 
Jacks Home Improvement
(563) 323-6111
702 N Marquette St
Davenport, IA
 
Tk Construction & Remodeling
(563) 529-3776
736 Federal St
Davenport, IA
 
Fanth & Curry Home Improvement Co
(563) 323-4121
2106 4th Avenue Rock
Davenport, IA
 

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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