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Aug 23

Need a Reason to Get an Ethanol Fireplace? Here are a Couple of Them

Ethanol fireplaces are becoming more and more popular by the year, with more people discovering the great qualities that these alternatives to traditional fireplaces offer. If you are interested in fireplaces that use ethanol for fuel but would like to learn more about what makes them worth buying, you can read this piece as we …

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Jul 10

Choosing the Right Solar Company for Install

Source: Wikimedia Commons   Solar power is quickly becoming more affordable and worth serious consideration for all homeowners, not just the ones purely interested in their impact on the environment. Many homeowners are realizing that they can have a more eco-friendly home and also save money by investing in solar over the long-term, which is …

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Jun 30

Energy Efficiency Advice for Pole Buildings

If you are thinking about opting for a pole barn home, energy efficiency is something you will want to carefully consider. You are probably already aware that pole barns are generally much more cost efficient than a traditional home. However, you do need to consider the costs on the whole, and this includes assessing your …

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Jun 29

From Recycling to Renewables: How You Can Turn Your Home Green

Image Source   We all have to do our part to help the environment. Whether it’s small things like putting street garbage into the bin or composting, we can all do something to keep the world a little greener. Renewable energy sources have given us all a great opportunity to get away from how we …

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Jun 22

How to Save and Reuse Water, Inside and Outdoors

Practically anyone could benefit from using less water, whether they live in a drought region or not. Fortunately, everyone in your household can make a difference if you get on the same page. These tips make it easy to cut down on your water consumption, from cooking to gardening. 1. Get Everyone on Board The trouble …

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Jun 01

How Long Does Double Glazing Last?

We all want to live greener lives. We recycle and carpool but what else can we do? One of the biggest ways to help the Earth is how we spend our money. Making responsible earth-conscious decisions and purchases can make a huge difference in living a greener life. This is especially true when making major …

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May 25

A Guide to Polytunnels: Are They Environmentally Friendly?

If you enjoy growing your own food, or perhaps aspire to be more self-sufficient, you may be wondering how to increase the amount of fruit and vegetables you harvest from your garden or allotment. You might have heard about polytunnels, but maybe you are unsure about what they do, or if they are worth the …

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May 24

6 Benefits of Using Deep Green Cleaning Product for Your House

Toxic chemicals are invading our planet, and too many of them are winding up in our homes. Harmful chemicals, such as ammonia and chlorine, are found in a vast number of popular cleaning products. Many of these popular cleaners contain endocrine disrupting compounds, or EDCs, which can obstruct the body’s natural hormone system and contribute …

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May 05

How To Reduce Your Home Wastage For A Happier Planet

The home can be a substantial source of environmental waste. From food and water to things like electricity and heating gas, the average household could do much better at preventing excessive waste. We produce enormous amounts of waste at home each year. In fact, in only the first four months of this year, there has …

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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 27

Green Energy: Why You Should Own A Tankless Solar Water Heater

There are a thousand reasons why your home should have a solar water heater as discussed in tankless water heater reviews. Let us look at some of the main reasons why you should have one today. Source: pinterest.com Renewable Energy Source Knowing that solar energy is available to us – particularly with the escalating concerns …

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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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