Green Plumbing Remodeling Grand Forks ND

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Michael Raymond
Mikes Exteriors, LLC
701-317-2060
1103 5th Ave N
Grand Forks, ND
 
Lowe'S Home Improvement Warehouse Of Grand Forks
(701) 765-9000
4001 32nd Ave S
Grand Forks, ND
 
Rebarchek Construction
(701) 746-8125
4216 Gateway Dr
Grand Forks, ND
 
A & L Siding & Home Improvement Center
(701) 775-0980
1505 11th Ave N
Grand Forks, ND
 
Tony Anderson Construction
(701) 775-0822
2097 N 42nd St.
Grand Forks, ND
 
Mgrs Construction Llc
(701) 740-3093
1507 S 19th St
Grand Forks, ND
 
Vreeland Remodeling
(701) 775-2523
2003 Gateway Dr
Grand Forks, ND
 
Applegren Construction Inc
(701) 746-6978
1015 North 51st Suite B
Grand Forks, ND
 
Johnson Reno Jr Construction
(701) 746-9195
9330 Mahlum Ct
Grand Forks, ND
 
Klave Construction Inc
(701) 746-1989
3811 Fairview Dr
Grand Forks, ND
 

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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