Green Plumbing Remodeling Owensboro KY

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Silverhawk Builders Llc
(270) 926-1608
1644 Hall St
Owensboro, KY
 
Brantley Construction
(270) 926-3349
2301 Grimes Ave
Owensboro, KY
 
Total Home Building & Remodeling
(270) 686-8715
1439 W 9th St
Owensboro, KY
 
Hartz Construction Corp
(270) 926-6554
1855 Old Calhoun Rd
Owensboro, KY
 
Ballard Construction Custom Homes Inc
(270) 683-4465
2065 Northwood Dr
Owensboro, KY
 
Envision Contractors
(270) 689-1733
2960 Fairview Dr
Owensboro, KY
 
Bowersox Remodeling
(270) 926-6800
229 Salem Dr
Owensboro, KY
 
Sears Home Services
8888675309
5000 FREDERICA ST STE 35
OWENSBORO, KY

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No Drip Seamless Guttering
(270) 926-3371
2323 Old Henderson Rd
Owensboro, KY
 
Tong Neal Building & Remodeling
(270) 771-5586
2714 Hayden Bridge Rd
Owensboro, KY
 
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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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