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Greg Keeler
Design Technologies
740-404-7829
2549 Crestview Woods Dr.
Newark, OH
 
Revercomb Bill Building & Remodeling Contractor
(740) 323-2938
78 Spring St
Newark, OH
 
R L Davis Builder
(740) 366-1772
19 Utah Ave
Newark, OH
 
Hopewell Contracting
(740) 788-8100
1387 Bristol Downs Rd
Newark, OH
 
Wilhelm Remodeling & Construction
(740) 745-5024
9228 Fallsburg Rd Ne
Newark, OH
 
Wiegand Roofing Llc
(888) 620-7663
7800 Lafayette Rd
Newark, OH
 
Preferred Building Supply Llc
(740) 345-0658
692 Mckinley Ave
Newark, OH
 
Smart Construction
(740) 345-5070
237 Central Ave
Newark, OH
 
Trinity Home Builders
(740) 587-1777
212 Timberland View Dr
Newark, OH
 
Gibraltar Custom Builders
(740) 587-2993
2579 Pleasant Crest Ct
Newark, OH
 

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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