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Residential water conservation projects

Brown and Caldwell

Residential water conservation projects

summary report

by Brown and Caldwell

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Published by The Division in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Water conservation -- United States,
  • Dwellings -- Energy conservation -- United States.,
  • Water-supply -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Statementprepared by Brown and Caldwell ; for U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Office of Policy Development and Research, Building Technology Division
    ContributionsUnited States. Division of Building Technology
    The Physical Object
    Pagination65 p. in various pagings :
    Number of Pages65
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14268637M

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      How is water used in your home? On average, 17% goes towards showering, 27% is used by the toilet, your faucet drains 15%, your clothes washer another 22%, miscellaneous needs take up 5%, and those. The goal is to help you identify where energy and water savings can be found in your home, and the no-cost, low-cost, rebates, and financing options available to you. Guided by this information, you can then decide how you want to implement water and energy saving measures.

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