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Robert Kirkland
Leading Inspections
435-862-1969
2578 East Slick Rock Rd
Washignton, UT
 
Richardson Homes Inc
(435) 627-1020
780 N 2860 E Ste 202
Saint George, UT
 
Sun River Construction
(435) 652-2800
1404 Sunriver Pkwy
Saint George, UT
 
All Tech Home Improvement
(435) 673-6778
793 Harrison Dr
Saint George, UT
 
Stoneridge Construction
(435) 574-6474
8375 N Diamond Valley Dr
Saint George, UT
 
Acacia Construction Inc
(435) 703-0113
PO Box 911046
Saint George, UT
 
Keystone Construction & Design
(435) 673-5383
720 S River Rd
Saint George, UT
 
Gorgeous Garages, LLC
1355 East Saint James Lane
St. George, UT

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Neilson Construction Inc
(435) 634-1616
1265 N 1610 W
Saint George, UT
 
Ence Homes
(435) 628-0936
619 S Bluff St Bldg 2
Saint George, UT
 
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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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