Finding new ways to partake in eco-friendly friendly is becoming increasingly popular for homeowners in Phoenix, Arizona as new green technology is improved upon every year. At Canyon State, we’re huge fans of this movement and are always looking for ways we can help residents find earth-conscious home systems.
With that being said, we decided to create a quick guide to get you in the know about what’s available in regards. If you’re thinking about adding an eco-friendly plumbing system to your home here are some of the beneficial products that are rather popular amongst our customers. If you happen to have any questions about other types of equipment, one of our local plumbers will be more than happy to schedule a consultation with you.
Install Water-Saving Fixtures
When upgrading a faucet, many homeowners only focus on the fitting and aesthetic appeal of their fixtures. Because of this, cutting costs is normally valued more than quality parts and materials. But you should never pay less for plumbing equipment just because it seamlessly fits and suits in your kitchen or bathroom.
The most important characteristic of this product is to provide additional water-saving measures that help reduce your environmental impact. Aside from reducing the amount of water you pump on a daily basis, water saving fixtures also deliver excellent water pressure. They’ll provide you with effective, functional usage without having to invest in expensive, eco-friendly plumbing solutions.
The two main types of water-saving fixtures are faucets and showerheads. Each are available in a huge range of designs, shapes and sizes. For the most part, it’s fairly easy to find water saving fixtures that are highly efficient and beautifully crafted. If you want to save money, installing quality plumbing systems is the best way to go.
Install Low-Flow Toilets
Low-flow toilets have been around for a long time, but new designs and innovations have improved the effectiveness of its flush – while still retaining excellent water-saving functionality. Some of these models have been known to cut our customer’s water consumption in half, and then some! Low-flow toilets are one of the best ways to ensure your plumbing is eco-friendly.
Aside from an array of designs and models, these types of toilets are often available with dual functions. But, what our customers love the most is the affordability. Low-flows are typically no more expensive than standard models that you’d find at Home Depot. When paired with additional eco-friendly plumbing options, they can help you save substantially on your water bill.
Updated Water Heaters
Water heaters tend to be one of those “out of sight, out of mind” type of appliances. At the same time, they’re a vital part of your home’s comfort system. New water heaters can drastically improve eco-friendly plumbing simply by providing on-demand hot water. Many people don’t notice how long they wait for water to heat up in the sink, bath or shower. Over time, you’ll dramatically reduce your water consumption.
Modernized water heaters have also been designed to further improve the electricity consumed during the heating process. Tankless heaters are one of the more popular options, especially for families. These don’t rely on a reservoir of stored water. Instead the water is heated as it flows through the equipment. Talk about eco-friendly plumbing!
Even if you personally prefer standard tank heaters, there are plenty of eco-friendly options too. For those of you that would like to learn more about some of our green plumbing options, or are ready to install a water system in your home, the experts at Canyon State Air Conditioning, Heating & Plumbing are here to help. Our technicians are available 24 hours a day at 623-201-5118. Feel free to set up an appointment today!
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