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June 23, 2009

Two Green Strategies at 3 Palms

by: Taz Loomans

Tweet Use our glorious sun, nix the dryer! Have you ever noticed how fast things dry in Phoenix in the summer?  Make a puddle of water on the sidewalk and it’ll be gone in ten minutes!  We decided to harness this wonderful Phoenix drying power to dry our laundry in lieu of using a dryer.  Our tenants are on board with this as well and are all for the savings on their energy bill! The first component to our greener laundry system at 3 Palms is our front-loading washing machine.  Front-loading washing machines use 40%-60% less water than top loading…

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