Green Plumbing Remodeling Valparaiso IN

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Bob Loudermilk
Lakeside Home Improvements
219-942-8181
5194 E. 81st Ave.
Merrillville, IN
 
Jontee Ruffin
J & A Cleaning Services
937-838-7933
351 Buchanan Street
Gary, IN
 
Sears Home Services
8888675309
1270 STRONGBOW
VALPARAISO, IN

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GoCo Home Improvement
(219) 926-2488
709 Plaza Dr. # 2160
Chesterton, IN
 
Sears Parts & Repair Center
8888675309
101 W LINCOLN HWY
MERRILLVILLE, IN

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James Shepherd
Christmas Creations, Inc.
866-420-4047
753 W. Elizabeth Dr.
Crown Point, IN
 
Indiana Remodeling
(219) 508-4593
373 South 100 West
Valparaiso, IN
Services
Handicap / Accessible Home Improvements / Bathrooms / Windows

B & S family Remodeling
219-841-9519
300 jabobs pl
portage, IN
Services
Flooring, water pipes, and walls
Years in Business
8

D T M Construction
(219) 738-2200
1575 E 89th Ave
Gary, IN
 
Steel City Home Improvement Co Inc
(219) 769-3002
6930 Broadway
Gary, IN
 
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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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