Green Living : Home & Garden

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Green Home Design

Green Home Design

Along with so much of the nation lately focusing on methods of saving the planet and going green, it's not at all shocking that green has found its way straight into home design. A building is not green on the exterior without having being on the inside. Power conservation is a key action to go......[Read More]
Transitioning Into a Greener Lifestyle

Transitioning Into a Greener Lifestyle

Have you wondered how you and your family can transition into a more "green" lifestyle? With our tricks, and tips you can start to become more green today.......[Read More]
Energy Efficient Houses

Energy Efficient Houses

The biggest and newest thing in architectural design can be described in two words: energy efficiency. Call it smart design or intelligent design or whatever everyone else "in-the-know" says it should be called; it all boils down to building a beautiful, comfortable, safe, and most-importa......[Read More]
Cons of a Reverse Osmosis Filter System

Cons of a Reverse Osmosis Filter System

While many agree that reverse osmosis filtration system is the perfect way to softening water, there are a few cons of reverse osmosis filters. One of them is inadequate pressure.......[Read More]
Has MillerCoors Gone Green?

Has MillerCoors Gone Green?

MillerCoors, owner of the largest single brewery in America, has gone green. The Golden, Colo., brewery is now landfill-free,......[Read More]
Environment Affects Our Children

Environment Affects Our Children

Could our environment be hurting our children? Children are more vulnerable to our environment because they are still growing. Read here to learn how to help our children.......[Read More]
Be Environmental Friendly, Try Bamboo Paneling

Be Environmental Friendly, Try Bamboo Paneling

On today's generation, usually you can see things that are made out of the modern technology and they are also developed with the use of the machines that are most of the time are destructing our mother earth. They are destructing our mother earth in a way that the factories that are making thi......[Read More]
Wind Power Generators - The Brutal Facts You Must Know

Wind Power Generators - The Brutal Facts You Must Know

Wind power generators have been around since the dawn of time. This is nothing new, no new space age technology here. Whilst in saying that, we have come up with new designs that achieve greater efficiency than that of the past.......[Read More]
How to Start Phasing Plastic Out of the Kitchen

How to Start Phasing Plastic Out of the Kitchen

It’s no secret that plastics emit and leach some pretty harmful chemicals. Here are a few tips to help reduce exposure in the kitchen!......[Read More]
Up the Roof: Why It's Cool to Be Green

Up the Roof: Why It's Cool to Be Green

Cool roofs help residential, commercial and industrial facilities achieve energy efficiency. How does cool roof make a property green? What are the coatings technologies that make cool roofs work?......[Read More]
Free Electricity

Free Electricity

I'm a married parent of five. Living with children of all ages, from 17 to 3, requires a bit of multi-tasking and money saving. We try to be as thrifty as possible. Saving a few dollars here and there can add up. Shutting off the lights when you leave the room or turning off the faucet while yo......[Read More]
Solar Panels, Your Home And System Size

Solar Panels, Your Home And System Size

So, you've decided that you want to do your bit to help the environment by installing solar panels. Well, either that or you've realised the fantastic potential benefits they can make to you financially, given the various government schemes on offer. Indeed, solar panels will pay themselv......[Read More]
Log Making, Log Stores and Other Eco Tips

Log Making, Log Stores and Other Eco Tips

Saving money is not just an eco-friendly prerogative. All of us probably spend more money on our fuel bills than we perhaps would like but when it comes to heating, lighting and other forms of energy - the more we conserve, the more we benefit the environment and our pockets.......[Read More]
Growing Changed My Life

Growing Changed My Life

Yes its true gardening can change your life in many ways. Weather it is just the joy and calmness that come with having your own garden, or the reliability of being able to provide yourself and family with food, or even growing a crop for cash. There are seemingly limitless plants and ways to grow.......[Read More]
A Homemade Greenhouse is a Doable Project With Incredible Rewards

A Homemade Greenhouse is a Doable Project With Incredible Rewards

A homemade greenhouse is an additional hobby for people with a passion for plants. Although it's not that easy to make one; the benefits you'll achieve having a greenhouse on your backyard will be worth all of your creativity and efforts.......[Read More]
Artificial Grass Installation - 3-Step Guide to Preparing Your Garden

Artificial Grass Installation - 3-Step Guide to Preparing Your Garden

The most important aspect of creating an artificial grass lawn is the preparation. There are no shortcuts. This article outlines the steps you should follow to assess the suitability of your ground and prepare it for artificial grass installation. This includes taking accurate measurements, assessin......[Read More]
Get Green By Getting Solar Power At Home

Get Green By Getting Solar Power At Home

In today's life we find that there are a number of methods which are used on powering a home. Examples of these ways are use of biomass, wind, wave, solar and electric power among others. In this article we will look into details on solar power while the rest we will in short see what they are ......[Read More]
Green Cleaning Products - Chemicals to Get Away From

Green Cleaning Products - Chemicals to Get Away From

Why are green cleaning products so important? Many people are starting to rethink their position on the environment these days, but what if you aren't very motivated to change your cleaning supplies just because of the environment? When we set the impact of using non-sustainable ingredients out......[Read More]
Clothes Airers - From Fab and Groovy to Awesome and Cool

Clothes Airers - From Fab and Groovy to Awesome and Cool

How times change. Words appear which attach themselves to our vocabulary. 'Random' was popular for a while and 'wicked' had a spell! The clothes airer is one of those that retains all of the 'in' words.......[Read More]
10 Steps to a Green Landscape

10 Steps to a Green Landscape

A green landscape is a smart way to conserve water and energy while reducing your use of pesticides, herbicides and other toxins. From composting and xeriscape designs to rain barrels and water features, here are the top 10 trends in organic lawn care and green landscaping.......[Read More]