In today’s society technology is incorporated into just about every part of our everyday lives from entertainment, communication, travel and much more but did you know that advancements in technology has effected the efficiency and structure of plumbing as well?
So how does technology effect plumbing?
A household usually has many appliances that use the water system in the home but did you know that today you save more water and money because of efficiency innovations made to plumbing. More efficient plumbing means effective use of water and less energy consumption, a homeowner today saves an average of 600 gallons of water per year that not only effects the amount of energy being used but also saves more money in your pocket.
Many of these innovations and advancements were implemented because of the high awareness of going green;environmentally friendly, almost half of Canadians prefer environmentally friendly plumbing and appliances today. This means that a plumbing contractor who is able to provide environmentally friendly services would find themselves in high demand.
Improved Health Safety
Alongside decreased water and energy consumption that plumbing saves in homes, people are also more aware of health hazards from tap water and germ infested appliances. It is a known fact that tap water should not be consumed directly because of the many harmful germs it contains before filtering, some of these germs can be harmful to children which has brought the thought to homeowners. Today a majority of plumbers are aware of this and are able to implement effective home filtration systems, this gives you instant access to clean drinking water and cleaner water for your showers.
Ever since the internet was opened up to the public it has made people more aware of their community and just about everything else in the world. This of course has made the search for a plumber just as easy. Plumbers are now able to advertise themselves in their community effectively through advertising or opening up their own website. This has made the hassle and amount of time consumed to look for a quality and service driven plumber for homeowners or businesses infinitely positive and has given non-mainstream plumbing contractors more business.