Dual Flush Toilets Derwood MD

Dual-flush toilets take savings to the next level, because they have two buttons; one for a light flush at 0.9 gallons and the other for a heavy flush at 1.6 gallons. Dual-flush toilets are very popular in Europe and Asia, and have been for years. They have become the norm in places like restaurants and hotels as they are much more cost efficient and sustainable when used at such a high volume. They save an average of approximately 26% more water than single-flush 'Low-Flow' models, and you can control when you need more or less water.

Signature Kitchens, Additions & Baths
(301) 251-1880
850 Gude Drive
Rockville, MD
 
AAI Poggenpohl
(301) 657-8618
6809 Wisconsin Avenue
Chevy Chase, MD
 
Design Studio International Kitchen and Bath
(703) 821-7399
1818 Gilson Street
Falls Church, VA
 
Kitchens With Style Inc
(301) 948-5577
19209 Chennault Way Ste K
Gaithersburg, MD
 
Home Care Plus LLC
(301) 253-5066
9709 Stanton Hall Ct
Gaithersburg, MD
 
Galeano and Galeano Contractors, Inc.
(301) 879-2745
101 Old Bonifant Rd
Silver Spring, MD
 
AAI-Poggenpohl
(301) 657-8618
3324 M. Street N.W.
Georgetown, WA
 
Steve Myers Quality Home Improvements
(301) 208-0989
7922 Cessna Ave
Gaithersburg, MD
 
Hottell Harvey W Inc
(301) 921-9599
18900 Woodfield Rd
Gaithersburg, MD
 
http://www.creations-n-colors.com
(301) 977-9399
8304 Lando Court
Gaithersburg, MD
 

Dual Flush Toilets

Dual Flush Toilets: Twice as Nice

By Adam Eisman, GREENandSAVE.com
Posted on Sunday 8th March 2009
Dual Flush Toilets: Twice as Nice
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In the United States, there are plenty of kinds of toilets and restrooms, however there is largely only one flushing method, and it’s costing us all a great amount of water.  Older toilets use about 3.5 to 7 gallons per flush, but it doesn’t need to be that way.

There are plenty of efficient models out there, but to be sure about what you’re getting into, focus on getting either a low flush toilet, or a dual-flush toilet, which has two settings.

Low flow toilets use only 1.6 gallons per flush and save a typical family between 8,000 and 20,000 gallons of water per year, per toilet. They have only been in the United States since the early 1990s, but are gaining traction as homeowners seek to trim water and energy costs.

Dual-flush toilets take savings to the next level, because they have two buttons; one for a light flush at 0.9 gallons and the other for a heavy flush at 1.6 gallons. Dual-flush toilets are very popular in Europe and Asia, and have been for years.  They have become the norm in places like restaurants and hotels as they are much more cost efficient and sustainable when used at such a high volume. They save an average of approximately 26% more water than single-flush 'Low-Flow' models, and you can control when you need more or less water.

The ROI Calculation is based on a typical toilet costing about $150 and the dual-flush models costing about $300 with an average savings of 15,000 gallons and the cost of water at about $1.50 / 1,000 gallons.
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