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Unique Property Maintenance
845-559-8527
38 North Avenue
Pleasant Valley, NY
Services
Home Remodeling

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Energy Saving Solutions of the Hudson Valley, Inc
8453313025
85 Grand Street, Suite 992
Kingston, NY

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Clyde Miller
North Park Woodcraft Ltd.
845-229-2189
1577 Route 9G
Hyde Park, NY
 
John Porco
VisionScape Landscape Design
845-849-1469
20 Bray Farm Lane
Wappingers Falls, NY
 
Michael White
ExcavatingNJ
973-592-1018
287 Rt 94
Vernon, NY
 
Star Remodeling
845-421-0277
2822 state route 208
Walden, NY
Services
Home Remodeling

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Jim Serra
Jim Serra Heating & Cooling, LLC
845-897-4553
392 Masten Rd
Pleasant Valley, NY
 
Edward Mauro
Tomorrows Architecture
845-728-8751
156 Diddell Road
Wappingers Falls, NY
 
Nat Winum
Nat's Clean Up Service
845-800-8203
1318 County Route 17
Walden, NY
 
Cornerstone Carpentry
(845) 452-7219
31 Parkwood Blvd
Poughkeepsie, NY
 
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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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