Green Plumbing Remodeling Gainesville FL

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Home Depot
(352) 371-8459
5150 Nw 13th St
Gainesville, FL
 
Mark Cesare
Able Painting of Gainesville
352-214-6108
9403 SW 132nd Street
Gainesville, FL
 
JOAN
BERGADINE CONST
352-215-6909
16300 NW 120 PL
ALACHUA, FL
 
O'Meara Geoffrey A /Home Imprvmnt
(352) 373-1427
4419 Nw 22nd St
Gainesville, FL
 
All Burse Complete Home Services
(352) 375-0553
1527 Se 13th Pl
Gainesville, FL
 
Don Marsh
Marsh Window Cleaning
352-870-8808
3904 NW 15 St.
Gainesville, FL
 
David Luke
Lukes Concrete Service, Inc.
352-264-1877
3009 SW Archer Rd, Unit K3
Gainesville, FL
 
Graetz Remodeling & Custom Homes Inc
(352) 371-7730
1901 Nw 67th Pl Ste B
Gainesville, FL
 
Door Man
(352) 377-3986
4006 Nw 14th Pl
Gainesville, FL
 
Gainesville PC Repair
3524501140
1110 SW 19th Pl Ste A
Gainesville, 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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