Green Plumbing Remodeling Kokomo IN

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Arnie Cook Exteriors
(765) 452-9355
1226 N Main St
Kokomo, IN
 
New Life Design & Remodeling
(765) 457-1234
721 N Webster St
Kokomo, IN
 
My Handyman
(765) 863-3622
811 E 1300 S
Kokomo, IN
 
Coach House Garages
(765) 452-7440
1902 E Sycamore
Kokomo, IN
 
Bergstrom Home Improvements
(765) 457-5327
1435 S Park Av
Kokomo, IN
 
New Look Painting & Texturing
765-398-5180
1718 N. Buckeye
kokomo, IN
Services
Painting,texturing,drywall,garpentry
Years in Business
1

Dowden'S Home Improvements
(765) 566-2527
11118 W 150 N
Kokomo, IN
 
All Pro Home Improvements
(765) 457-4458
1232 Korby St
Kokomo, IN
 
E E Hodson Home Improvement Inc
(765) 457-6684
2421 N Washington St
Kokomo, IN
 
C Ci Home Improvements
(765) 454-5607
307 E Defenbaugh St
Kokomo, IN
 

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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