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GEF Eco LLC
8324445220
1300 Gemini, # 6305
Houston, TX

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7135211921
6111 Kirby drive
Houston, TX

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Naturallighting.com
8889006830
1414 FM 646 RD E
Dickinson, TX

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ATEX Inspects
281-216-1171
3613 Pine Valley Drive
Pearland, TX
 
Angie Thompson
A.M.T. Residential Services, LLC
832-955-1195
3034 Becket St
Pearland, TX
 
Unique Builders & Development Inc
7132638138
5300 N. Braeswood #4-223
Houston, TX

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Home Depot,
(281) 403-3778
5900 Highway 6
Missouri City, TX
 
Payless Insulation dba Superior Air Ducts
7138681021
1331 Seamist Drive
Houston, TX

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The Mold Dude
713-560-4606
P.O. Box 841484
Pearland, TX
 
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713-946-7140
8234 Hansen Road
Houston, TX
 
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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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