Green Plumbing Remodeling Johnson City TN

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Home Depot Inc
(423) 378-5000
2000 Harrell Private Rd
Kingsport, TN
Sears Home Services
2011 N ROAN ST

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Ross Remodeling
(423) 232-7677
900 E Holston Ave
Johnson City, TN
Conner Unlimited Home Improvements
(423) 926-3635
308 S Barton St
Johnson City, TN
More Joy Home Theater
2413 Buffalo Rd
Johnson City, TN

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T & L Landscape And Home Repair
(423) 434-9800
2000 E Myrtle Ave
Johnson City, TN
Thornburg'S Home Improvement
(423) 946-8648
1206 Welbourne St Apt 11
Johnson City, TN
Darrell'S Siding & Window Supply
(423) 938-2115
3214 Hanover Road
Johnson City, TN
H & E Home Remodeling & Repair
(423) 202-2909
2219 Knob Creek Rd
Johnson City, TN
Lowe'S Home Improvement Warehouse Of Johnson City
(423) 283-4477
180 Marketplace Dr
Johnson City, TN
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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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