Green Plumbing Remodeling Lake City FL

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Eric W. Augustin
A1 Certified Home Inspections
800-863-8831
9039 SW Tustenuggee Ave.
Lake City, FL
 
Kurt Johnsen Energy Systems
386-454-0449
2210 SW Old Bellamy Rd
Fort White, FL
Services
Solar and Green building practices
Licenses / Certifications
Solar and Building Contractor Licenses
Membership Organizations
USGBC Heart of Florida
Years in Business
21

Home Depot
(321) 254-9863
5100 N Wickham Rd
Melbourne, FL
 
Home Depot,
(561) 272-5127
1600 Waterford Pl
Delray Beach, FL
 
The Bath & Kitchen Gallery
813-985-0892
8612 Poinsettia drive
Tampa, FL
Services
Home Remodeling

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Brent Handy
Paragon Pools
386-755-7300
295 NW Commons Loop, Ste 115-343
Lake City, FL
 
Dynamic Home Solutions
954-978-2144
6860 NW 21 Terrace
Ft.Lauderdale, FL
Services
Home Remodeling

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Grasslands Corporation
3523983888
8526 Central Avenue
Brooksville, FL

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Basic Building Inc.
954-695-2000
7143 NW 67th Way
Parkland, FL
Services
Home Remodeling

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Roof-A-Cide
8008066727
3034 SW Wimbledon Ter
Palm Ity, 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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