Green Plumbing Remodeling Olathe KS

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Home Depot,
(913) 768-1600
11850 S Strang Line Rd
Olathe, KS
 
Elements of Green
8168420500
1919 Wyandotte Street
Kansas City, MO

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Harvey Clary
Classic Lawn Service
913-780-6924
12907 Raintree
Olathe, KS
 
Cass Brinkman
All Weather Decks
913-206-1974
17173 Jessica St
Gardner, KS
 
Melissa Mann
Melissas Murals
816-365-4593
2407 W. 49th Terr
Westwood, KS
 
A R C Construction
816-763-4272
13012 2nd St.
Grandview, MO
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Home Remodeling

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Marvin Kelly
ATM PLUMBING
913-390-8989
1792 Kansas City Rd.
Olathe, KS
 
David Block
Block Home Inspections LLC
913-220-7762
8606 Hallet St.
Lenexa, KS
 
Misty Porter
Simple Steps Home Care
913-905-9816
942 Wilderness Trail
Gardner, KS
 
Jodi Ross
Ross Management Company, LLC.
(913) 232-7411
2718 Grove St #1
Kansas City, MO
 
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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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