Energy Saving Tips Scarsdale NY

Manufacturers in Scarsdale, service technicians, and the Department of Energy all have their take on how to make a pool more energy-efficient.

Local Companies

Lundeen Cliffside Associates
(646) 251-2525
36 Swifts Lane
Darien, CT
Center For Management Techn
(212) 730-5430
319 W 48TH St
New York, NY
Greenblatt Consultants Inc
(718) 352-4100
4226 Bell Blvd
Flushing, NY
Provider Consulting Group Inc
(212) 594-5008
363 W 30TH St Ste 5F
New York, NY
Consulting Q & U
(718) 896-0900
6402 99th St
Flushing, NY
Pitagorsky Consulting
(212) 696-9687
144 East 37th Street
New York, NY
H Orens Management Consultant
(212) 371-2022
400 E 57TH St Ste 10C
New York, NY
Econo Tel
(718) 706-9033
1315 37TH Ave Ste 2
Long Island City, NY
2048 Mapes
(718) 329-2587
2048 Mapes Ave
Bronx, NY
Roslyn Hospitality Consultants
(516) 509-6645
85 Roundhill Rd
Roslyn Heights, NY
Data Provided by:
  

Provided By:


By Bob Dumas, Technical Editor


Manufacturers, service technicians, and the Department of Energy all have their take on how to make a swimming pool more energy-efficient.


Here's a roundup of some useful advice from the experts:


In commercial settings, consider switching the lighting from 300-watt fluorescents to halogen lights. They are brighter, and therefore safer, and can be tied to a dimmer switch and throttled down to use less power.


If the pool has an automatic cleaner, have the customer switch to a collection-type (such as a vacuum sweep or robot) if they don't already have one. This way, less debris reaches the filter, keeping it in top working order. Remember: Keep the auto-cleaner in top working order as well.


Insulate any exposed PVC with tape especially designed for insulation purposes.


Talk the swimming pool owner into brushing and skimming between your visits. It will reduce demand on the filter and automatic cleaner.


Shut off the waterfeatures when the pool is not in use and/or pool owner is away.


Wind is a primary culprit in heat loss and evaporation. Create windbreaks when and where possible: rockscapes, walls, shrubs, fencing, etc.


Set the filtration system to run during off-peak hours.


Keep the decks clean and encourage the pool owner to do the same. Debris from the deck finds its way into the pool. Anything you can do to keep debris out of the pool water eases the burden on the system and, consequently, it uses less energy.

Click here to read full article from Builder Online

Related Articles
- Energy Management Systems Scarsdale NY
Available in a range of capability levels, sustainability dashboards give consumers real-time feedback and control of their home's energy. Read on the following article to learn more information.
- Solar Power Energy System Scarsdale NY
- Space Saving Furniture Scarsdale NY
- Fitting Double Glazing Scarsdale NY
- How to Make Solar Panels Scarsdale NY
- Energy-Saving Solutions Scarsdale NY
- Setting a Programmable Thermostat Scarsdale NY
Related Local Events
Postgraduate Assembly In Anesthesiology - Nyssa
Dates: 12/14/13 - 12/14/13
Location:
New York, NY
View Details

Chem Show
Dates: 12/10/13 - 12/12/13
Location: Jacob K. Javits Convention Center
New York, NY
View Details

International Council Of Shopping Centers/New York - Icsc
Dates: 12/3/13 - 12/3/13
Location:
New York, NY
View Details

The Gourmet Housewares Show
Dates: 8/18/13 - 8/18/13
Location:
New York, NY
View Details

NEW YORK ANTIQUE JEWELRY & WATCH SHOW 2013
Dates: 7/26/13 - 7/29/13
Location: Metropolitan Pavilion
New York, NY
View Details