Water is a critical part of our lifestyle. What we don’t really understand is the combination of water and energy usage.
ACT, Inc. has developed a one-hour online free course through a Green CE Continuing Education Program.
Homebuilders and owners literally around the world are interested in saving water and energy through on-demand water pumps.
During the past 6-7 years, I have investigated on-demand pumps (IAPMO certified). I gathered large amounts of wasted water, energy and time data - with these pumps installed (and without) from homeowners all over the USA.
How on-demand pumps in new residential construction can pay for themselves via the new home’s mortgage
Is it fair to say we take residential plumbing for granted?
A low-flow showerhead is designed to cut the water flow from five gallons per minute for the standard showerhead to 2.5 gallons.
Replacing your old toilet with a new high-efficiency toilet may initially sound costly but a family of four will save nearly 28,000 gallons of water annually.
Today’s shortage of water in many parts of the world has shown us that we can be part of the problem, and fortunately, a part of the solution.
Bringing worldwide attention to the water crisis, Colgate toothpaste’s commercial made millions viewers aware how much precious water is wasted by a bad habit.
ACT D’MAND Kontrols Systems, a California-based manufacturer of their patented recirculating water pump for residential homes designed to reduce up to 10,000 gallons of water per year per home, saves much more than water according to the US Department of...
Admittedly, 2015 wasn’t too shabby. In fact, it was quite the opposite — 2015 saw an enormous boost of structure, at least where sustainable building is concerned.
The recent Greenbuild International Conference & Expo in Washington, DC revealed dramatic growth in interest and awareness of sustainable initiatives relating to residential water and energy use.
Designed to provide hot water within 5 seconds with the push of a LED lighted button, Structured Plumbing® saves tremendous amounts of water by rerouting ambient water and replacing it with “fresh” hot water within seconds.
Several thousand builders, prime subcontractors, superintendents and construction decision-makers recently convened in Oklahoma City for the annual OK Building Summit and Expo.
Civic leaders and officials from 15 California cities and over 50 water agencies attended the convention in hopes to learn more on how to address the drought conditions and development.
Low-flow toilets, shower heads and fixtures came in to light after the U.S. Codes and Compliances demanded them for new homes in the 90’s, addressing the realization that our water supplies had limitations.
For over 15 years, Habitat for Humanity Homes in Southern California has been installing the ACT D’MAND KONTROL® Systems for the efficient water conservation and energy saving measures it provides.
Just when you think the negative impact of the severe drought in our nation’s southwest region can’t get any worse, it does.
You can hardly miss the news of the expanding effects of the drought in California and other areas in the Southwest. All businesses and homeowners in the region are affected.
Structured Plumbing® is a state-of-the-art plumbing design specifically for hot water lines in new home construction. It is designed to provide hot water within 5 seconds with the push of a LED lighted button.