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GreenHouse Energy Audits
4019359612
P.O. Box 5144
Wakefield, RI

Data Provided By:
Patrick J. Sweeney
Infinity Design Group, Inc.
401.474.8644
506 Warwick Neck Avenue
Warwick, RI
 
Four Season Repairs
401-835-0698
10 Dartmouth St.
Newport, RI
Licenses / Certifications
RI 28172
Years in Business
8

Four Season Repairs
(401) 835-0698
10 Dartmouth St.
Newport, RI
 
CONFREDA'S Kitchen Concepts, Inc.
401-580-8207
717 Frenctown Road
East Greenwich, RI
Services
Kitchen and bathroom cabinetry and countertops, design and installation
Years in Business
1

The Original Swamp Yankee
4014402705
859 Tuckertown Road
Wakefield, RI

Data Provided By:
David M. Silveira
South Coast Architecture
774.202.4868
34 Slocum Farm Drive
Dartmouth, MA
 
Sears Home Services
8888675309
800 AQUIDNECK AVE
Middletown, RI

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Sears Home Services
8888675309
91 POINT JUDITH RD STE 6
Narragansett, RI

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B & B Contracting & Excavation
(508) 679-5114
593 Montaup St
Fall River, MA
 
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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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