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Lou Who Heating & Air Conditioning
8779553991
401 E Main Street
Berryville, VA

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Capitol Home Improvement, LLC
301-733-0071
P.O. Box 157
Funkstown, MD
 
Sears Home Services
8888675309
800 FOXCROFT AVE STE 100
MARTINSBURG, WV

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McCoy Home Improvement
304.258.5908
105 George Lane
Berkeley Springs, WV
 
Capitol Home Improvement
(301) 733-0071
223 N Prospect St
Hagerstown, MD
 
Brian Miller
Miller Homes
304-754-8006
578 Heavenly Drive
Hedgesville, WV
 
Chandler Hamilton
AVID Audio Video Installation and Design
866-822-4413
36 Potterfield Dr
Lovettsville, VA
 
Dave's Glass and Home Repair
8664279022
130 Sly Fox Ct
Bunker Hill, WV

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Sears Home Services
8888675309
17318 VALLEY MALL RD
HAGERSTOWN, MD

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Buchanan Home Improvements
(301) 582-9085
829 Chestnut St
Hagerstown, MD
 
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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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