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Category Archive: green living

May 05

How To Prepare Your Land For Your Own Backyard Orchard

Maybe you’re a huge fan of apples, peaches and plums. Maybe you don’t like paying the hefty price for store-bought cherries. Perhaps you just love trees and would like to provide an ideal habitat for birds, bees and butterflies. Whatever the reason, establishing a backyard orchard can be a very rewarding experience, both for the …

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Apr 23

Australia’s Attitude Towards Recycling: Facts and Statistics

Image Credit: Pixabay   The Australian recycling sector plays an integral role in the Australian economy and society. For Australia to achieve the full potential of the resources and maximize the full value of materials, a robust and essential recycling system is essential. The sector is even more critical to the success of the Australian …

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Apr 20

Five Alternative Energy Sources You Might Not Know About

Although they’re still the main source of energy for our modern society, fossil fuels are increasingly viewed with disfavour. Non-renewable and negatively impacting the environment, they’re an unsustainable option moving forwards, which means that scientists are increasingly turning to alternatives to take their place. As a result, some truly fascinating solutions are surfacing. Although we’re …

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Apr 20

Environmental Health Risks: Top Tips for Dealing With Asbestos in Your Home

You’ve spent months, even years, researching all the latest green tech and painstakingly renovating your home so that it’s as eco-friendly as possible. And you didn’t stop there. You’ve bullied your entire family into following the waste recycling system you’ve set up, you shop organically and never use harmful cleaning products (no matter how much …

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Apr 06

7 Ways to Go Green in Your Bedroom

The space you spend a third of your life in! Your very own personal sanctuary of calm and relaxation. Your bedroom should be a haven of peace. So how exactly do you achieve this? The answer lies in opting for green and sustainable methods. Here are ways to achieve this:   Houseplants Imagine waking up …

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Apr 06

Top Three New Technologies to Reduce Residential Carbon Footprint

With the effects of climate change becoming more visible worldwide year after year, it’s no surprise that a variety industries have found ways to capitalize on the powerful wave of eco-consciousness. The impact on the bigger scheme of things can’t always be taken for granted, yet one of the areas where radical changes can bring …

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Apr 05

5 Most Eco Friendly Bedding Companies Of 2017

Aside from the right choice in a bed and mattress, the right choice in bedding also matters. Keep in mind that the bedding serves several purposes in getting a good night’s sleep – providing a soft surface for the skin, keeping the body warm, and enhancing the aesthetics of the bed, among others. Indeed, without …

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Mar 08

Three Reasons Heat Pumps are the Future of Energy Efficient Heating

In the past you’d be hard pressed to find a home that didn’t have a oil-heater or furnace running during the winter. While these methods of warming homes worked well in providing a heated environment, they used an immense amount of energy. With the increasingly urgent need for energy saving ideology to be implemented into …

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Feb 28

Go Green – Eco-Friendly Things to Create Eco Friendly Nursery for Baby

Assumption a greener lifestyle and creating an eco-pleasant nursery provides your little one the present of humanizing her quality of life & health. It moreover benefits us all to maintain each part growing and protect biodiversity near and far. Your kid will thank later when she discovers it really is a small world after all. …

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Dec 28

The Power of Unplugging

If you want to live a greener life there are many different things you can do to make a difference.  You can use natural cleaning products, use public transportation, invest in fluorescent light bulbs and many other things. You probably have heard of many of these but did you know that unplugging can be an …

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Dec 21

Should You Repair or Replace Your AC Unit

To repair or to replace: that is the question. When it comes to repairing, or replacing your AC Unit, what factors should you take into consideration? The last thing you want is to make a bad or uninformed decision with this type of investment. There are many variables to consider. First, you will need to …

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Dec 20

7 Simple Tips for a Green and Eco-Friendly Holiday Season

When the holidays roll around, most of us are wracking our brains to try and get the best gifts for our loved ones. Unfortunately, the holidays also tend to be the most wasteful time of the year, with piles of discarded wrapping paper, decorations and party supplies heading for the nearest landfill. This year, how …

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