Energy Saving Tips Valley Stream NY

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

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Oceanic International Inc
(212) 226-4848
28 Allen St
New York, NY
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(718) 545-0026
1111 30TH Dr
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(718) 247-1000
4141 38TH St
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1107 Lenox Rd
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(201) 656-0660
323 Grand St
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(718) 343-1038
25910 Hillside Ave Ste 3C
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Bpc Therapeutic Conslnt Group
(212) 608-9790
2 S End Ave
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(201) 656-2179
2983 John F Kennedy Blvd
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(516) 509-6645
85 Roundhill Rd
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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.

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