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All-Weather Seal
4258 S. Saginaw St.
Burton, MI
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Davison Family Floors, Inc
810-653-2795
725 North State Road
Davison, MI
 
Aaron Keller
Keller Painting
248-770-0049
8270 Groveland rd
Holly, MI
 
Kathleen Daley
RS DALEY Electrical
810-266-4090
15105 Locust Grove Dr
Byron, MI
 
Foote'S Remodeling & Painting
(810) 233-5737
2110 Forest Hill Ave
Flint, MI
 
Chris
Horton's Lawn Care L.L.C.
(810) 877-9655
P.O. Box 90143
Burton, MI
 
Mark Swiastyn
M.A.Swiastyn Building Co.
248-634-7286
10359 Appomattox St.
Holly, MI
 
Damon Granger
High End Heating and Cooling
810-266-4855
11492 E Lehring Rd.
Byron, MI
 
Mckay Home Improvements
(810) 767-7719
213 Commonwealth Ave
Flint, MI
 
Quality Touch Home Improvement
(810) 232-7333
4199 Whispering Oak Dr
Flint, MI
 
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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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