Green Plumbing Remodeling Pikeville KY

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Sears Home Services
8888675309
170 TOWN MOUNTAIN RD STE 1
Pikeville, KY

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Sears Home Services
8888675309
275 SOUTHSIDE MALL RD STE 10B
South Williamson, KY

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Lighting Lamp Store
5024248296
3928 Stonyrun Drive
Louisville, KY

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Miles Riggs
Miles Riggs Electric Co
502-797-3068
238 Bleemel Lane
Mt Washington, KY
 
Ray Russell
Russell Custom Kitchen LC
502.266.8510
11505 Commonwealth Dr.
Louisville, KY
 
JOE WELLS – Hearth’s & Patio’s
(606) 794-3507
482 Town Mountain Road
Pikeville, KY
Licenses / Certifications
NO.16814
Years in Business
1990

FischerSIPS
8007927477
1800 Northwestern Pkwy
Louisville, KY

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Aaron Rossiter
Economize Lawn Care
(859) 816-0956
122 Harvard Place
Southgate, KY
 
Robert Baker
B&B Landscape and Design LLC
859-925-4400
2540 Gabbad Rd
Berea, KY
 
Jeff Gerrein
JBS Construction.com
859-866-6626
972 Eads Rd.
Crittenden, 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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