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Are low-flow shower heads worth the money?
Bathrooms

Are low-flow shower heads worth the money?

...low-flow showerhead Standard shower heads will use as much as 9.5 litres per minute (lpm), though there are still some being sold that use as much as 14 litres per minute. Some of the earlier low-flow models (which can still be found in the more affordable roadside motels) offer a completely unrewarding mist that can...

DIY Bidet Installation Video - Save on Water & Paper
Bathrooms

DIY Bidet installation video

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Wall assemblies - renovation

Green home improvements: an energy-saving pyramid scheme that actually works!

...Low-flow showerheads are worth the money, and you won't notice the difference except in your wallet Low-flow showerheads: Switching to a low-flow efficient showerhead can sometimes pay for itself in a matter of months , by saving between 3 and 8 litres of hot water per minute as you shower. And there is no sacrif...

Solar panel installation
Solar photovoltaic

Ten questions to ask a solar panel contractor

...low-flow shower heads and faucets that will reduce the demand on electric water heaters ; if you heat with electricity, have a home energy audit done and perform necessary upgrades; keep electric furnaces clean and working efficiently; to further reduce the necessary system size, pay attention to personal habits....

Solar thermal collectors

Product of the month: Solar water heater with overheating protection

...low-flow shower heads and fixtures than it will to buy an extra panel to meet all your hot water needs. Solar installation angle: Most residential roofs have a pitch between 4/12 and 6/12 (18.4° - 26.6°), and within those parameters the panels are best mounted flush to the sloped roof deck on the most south-facing ...