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Jul 22

5 Renewable Energy Sources to Watch Out For

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The world has turned its attention to the preservation of planet Earth. With climate changes and the short supply of finite resources like wood and crude oil, humanity is tasked with figuring out how to harness another type of energy. Aside from controversial nuclear power, renewable energy can be harnessed through the elements while minimally …

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Jul 22

9 Fun Activities To Pull Your Kids Away From The TV (And Make Or Save Some Money While Doing So)

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It’s a typical first world, 21st century problem.  Gone are the days of running around outside playing catch, and here are the days when our children’s eyeballs are constantly glued to the TV screen.  While operating costs of TV’s may not be high (usually no more than $5/month) there are some great ways to get …

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Jul 22

12 Tips for Combating Climate Change in the City

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Worried about the environment? Concerned about climate change? These are huge issues. What can a one person do? A lot. Take action to tackle environmental problems and reduce dependence on fossil fuels, even if you’re on the 12th floor of a city high rise. Many small steps from many people add up. Water, Water Everywhere …

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Jul 22

Build Muscular Legs With These Exercises

You will be limiting your body’s overall development at your own peril if you miss out focusing on leg training. Of course, leg training isn’t very glamorous, but it holds profound significance as they are a vital source of power. It is not uncommon to meet individuals who love flexing their biceps to show their …

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Jul 22

Why We Should All Switch From Lawns to Gardens

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Lawns are pretty. However, that’s about all they are — pretty. There isn’t too much else they’re good at. There are few species that can use lawns, except for a few bugs and, of course, people. So why do people have them? To be honest, the only real reason people have lawns is because it’s …

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Jul 15

Going Off-Grid: How To Turn The Idea Into Reality With Some Powerful Strategies

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It’s no secret that everyone relies on third-party service providers for energy and water. All modern homes are connected to “the grid” and have power, water and waste disposal on demand. The trouble is, with such reliance on those services, what would we do if they no longer existed? One obvious fact is that the …

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Jul 15

7 Eco-Friendly Ways To Stay Warm And Toasty This Winter

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The freezing winter is here once again, and unfortunately, this means that most of us will have to turn on our heating appliances double time, at the expense of both the environment and the household budget. Making sure that you invest in an energy efficient electric heater is the first step to an eco-friendly winter. …

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Jul 13

Tips for Selecting Your Patio Furniture

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When you select great looking and comfortable wooden patio furniture, it can enhance your outdoor area. When you select a spacious table and chairs that are comfortable, an otherwise ordinary patio is transformed into a real retreat. The right supplier, like logfurnitureplace.com, will help you find the right furniture for your needs. Use the following …

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Jul 04

DIY Recycled Herb Garden

Image: source   Did you know that 50% of the plastic produced in the world is only used once? And did you know that plastic is being produced at a quicker rate than it can be recycled? There are plenty of ways to reuse those plastic items from your house, as well as your neighbors’ …

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Jun 24

The Simplest Sustainable Agriculture Techniques

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The number of humans living on Earth is expected to increase from 7.3 billion to 9.7 billion in 2050. Everyone has to eat. Hunger causes political unrest and reminds us that as lofty as our goals and accomplishments may be, we still need food to function at the most basic level. A full stomach is …

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Jun 14

3 Green Remedies For The Best Psoriasis Treatment

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Psoriasis is a recurring disorder which begins deep inside the immune system, before it surfaces as red, flaky patches on the skin. It is caused by the T-cells which are originally a type of white blood cell meant to protect the body from infection and disease. But, when they mistakenly become active, they set off …

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Jun 09

The Advantages That Come With Using Radiant Home Heat

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The last thing that any small homeowner wants to do is to be cold during the winter months. In order to avoid being cold, a homeowner will need to make sure that they have the best possible heating methods in place. Finding the right heating methods will take a bit of time and research on …

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