Dual Flush Toilets Dover DE

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.

Ellen Cheever and Associates
(302) 575-0968
19074 Field Rd.
Wilmington, DE
 
Zerillo J A General Contractor
(302) 834-0552
405 Nattull Dr
Bear, DE
 
Thomas Brothers LLC
(302) 366-1316
12-B Oak Avenue
Newark, DE
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Baths, Kitchens - Interior & Exterior Remodeling
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Yes
Membership Organizations
NHB, DHBA
Years in Business
12

Steve'S Home Improvement
(302) 838-1800
31 Kelly Dr
Bear, DE
 
Handyworks Inc
(302) 834-5450
2121 Bear Corbitt Rd
Bear, DE
 
Always There Remodeling
(302) 598-9788
435 Walther Road
Newark, DE
 
Bath/Kitchen And Tile Supply Co
(302) 992-9210
103 Greenbank Rd
Wilmington, DE
 
Jns Home Repair
(302) 832-2090
255 Cocoa Cay Ln
Bear, DE
 
Bathcrest Of Delaware Valley
(610) 380-1110
Gov Printz
Wilmington, DE
 
Lowe'S Home Improvement Center Of Christiana
(302) 834-8508
800 Eden Cir
Bear, DE
 

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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