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EDKO Construction & Green Co.
2628802733
4123 108th Street
Franksville, WI

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Air King Air Conditioning & Heating
224-730-2681
2614 Elim
Zion, IL
 
Dimensional Construction Inc
(262) 633-0997
4215 Quarry Springs Dr
Racine, WI
 
King'S Home Repair
(262) 634-8880
1207 West St
Racine, WI
 
Mark Brothers Painting
(262) 634-8536
2523 Fergus Ave
Racine, WI
 
Ron Mangas
Kellian Property Inspections LLC
847-372-8410
P.O. Box 580795
Pleasant Prairie, WI
 
E Sp Remodeling
(262) 633-3898
3131 Pierce Blvd
Racine, WI
 
Radon Remedy, LLC
6612063113
2625 Stonebridge Drive
Racine, WI

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Premier Countertops
262-620-3157
5728 Braun Rd
Racine, WI
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Wainos Home Improvment
(262) 632-0330
1600 Yout St
Racine, WI
 
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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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