Green Plumbing Remodeling North Andover MA

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Annecrest Building Corporation
978-887-4991
81 Herrick Rd.
Boxford, MA
Services
Home Remodeling

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Florentine Renaissance Masonry
9788259922
416 Lafayette St
Salem, MA

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the refinery concrete
6037037976
34 folly mill road studio 5
seabrook, NH

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Greg
Greg's Construction
978-423-3581
38 Elm Street
North Reading, MA
 
Robert Wall
Dracut Weatherproofing
978-815-5944
72 Cheever Ave.
Dracur, MA
 
Daimer Industries
7813934900
16 Tower Office Park
Woburn,, MA

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Pann Home Services
617-864-2625
411 Lewis O. Gray Drive
Saugus, MA
Services
Home Remodeling

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steve
Liberty construction
978-884-4805
4 anthony road
north reading, MA
 
Denise Shanning
Home Spa Designs
781-223-5831
68 Lowell Street
Wilmington, MA
 
Frank McDonough
Frank McDonough Painting
781-779-1575
42 Knollwood Rd.
Reading, 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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