Monthly Archives: June 2009

Denver Water Rebate

June 30th, 2009|

Denver Water is offering seven kinds of rebates for its residential customers interested in improving energy efficiency within the home, and for those customers interested in taking a step towards green living.

Rebates are available throughout 2009 for all purchases that meet Denver Water’s qualifications. Rebates include:

·    $150 on a high-efficiency clothes washer
·    $125 on […]

Castle Rock Water Rebate

June 30th, 2009|

The Town of Castle Rock is committed to water conservation as its population continues to grow. As a part of its water conservation program, Castle Rock is offering several incentive rebates to help you reduce your consumption of water. Rebates include: ·    $150 for the purchase of a high-efficiency clothes washer […]

Aurora Water Rebate

June 30th, 2009|

Aurora Water is also taking part in the rebate program. If you replace your old toilets with a Low-Flow Toilet, or replace your washer with a High-Efficiency Washer, you may qualify for a rebate. Aurora is offering $25 on a low flow toilet (1.6 gpf) or up to $150 on a high-efficiency […]

Colorado Springs Rebate

June 30th, 2009|

If you live in the Colorado Springs Water District, you have a number of options for water rebates this year. Colorado Springs is offering many different programs for its residents including ·    up to $125 rebate for a WaterSense Toilet ·    $75 rebate on […]

Green Plumbing Design Ideas In Your Remodel

June 19th, 2009|

Instead of upgrading and moving to a newer home, you’ve decided to remodel your existing home. It’s in a great neighborhood, you like the mature landscaping – why not! In brand new housing, builders are incorporating more green methods into the living quarters. While some of the designs may be more cumbersome retrofitting […]

DIY Plumbing – Installing A Sump Pump

June 17th, 2009|

Doesn’t it feel like the rain will never end here in Colorado this season? Depending on where you live, you may be experiencing basement flooding. Because Colorado is typically a dry climate, daily rain can take its toll in some areas. If you’ve noticed water seeping into your basement, it […]

Plumbing Emergencies – What To Do First

June 12th, 2009|

No matter how careful we all are, there will be a time when a plumbing emergency arises within our homes. During a plumbing emergency, the first step is to stop the flow of water immediately. Know where your main water shutoff valve is, and where the shutoff valve is for each fixture […]

10 Ways To Help You Save Water

June 11th, 2009|

Living in Colorado means we’re used to a dry climate. Even when we get rainy days like we’ve had the past couple of weeks, the hot Colorado sun will soon be upon us. Use these 10 tips to help you save water around your home – and become a little greener in the process. […]