Green Plumbing Remodeling Mebane NC

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Eco Interiors
9196043396
2902 Gretmar Dr.
Durham, NC

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Daniel Floyd
Floyd's Landscaping and Lawn Service
336-222-8298
404 Cornelia Dr
Graham, NC
 
Alamance Lumber Co
(336) 227-2007
840 E Webb Ave
Burlington, NC
 
Johnson & Johnson Home Improvements
(336) 584-5756
3778 Danieley Water Wheel Rd
Burlington, NC
 
Distinctive Home Services Inc
(336) 266-6882
2966 Maple Ave
Burlington, NC
 
Timothy Dowds
3D Home Design & Construction, Inc.
919-302-5858
1331 Saint Andrews Drive
Mebane, NC
 
Julian Bouldin
F & J Landscaping
919-796-9152
1000 Timbers St
Hillsborough, NC
 
Booker & Booker
(336) 221-0017
331 Lakeside Ave
Burlington, NC
 
J R C Properties
(336) 222-1770
635 Chapel Hill Rd Ste F
Burlington, NC
 
Arden Construction
(336) 584-4947
3031 Winston Dr
Burlington, NC
 
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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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