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Oct 31

5 Sustainable Ways to Manage an Eco-Friendly Garden

It is easy to assume that owning a garden is eco-friendly enough, but not quite! Sure, you are planting shrubs and flowers and reducing the amount of C02 gases in the atmosphere, but how are you doing it? Some chemicals used in planting may be the very antithesis of what you are trying to achieve …

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Dec 12

5 Other Uses For Your Christmas Tree After The Holidays

Christmas trees are a sustainable crop that many communities recycle at the curbside when the season is over. Still, their time is not necessarily over. Brilliant new uses have extended the lifespan and the mythic stature of the Christmas tree. The story’s not over when the ornaments come off. Here are five other uses for …

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Mar 19

Maintaining an Eco-Friendly Garden

Gardening… it seems like a no-brainer way to reduce your environmental impact and actually create something sustainable, something of the land. But, the truth is, most gardens are less than eco-friendly. The pesticides, herbicides, and fertilizers are among the biggest perpetrators of a less-than-eco-friendly garden world. Even the type of mulch you use in your …

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Jun 15

Eco-Friendly Outdoor Home Tips

Making your home eco-friendly is not limited to the indoors or watering the lawn a little less. There are plenty of ways to ‘green’ the exterior of the home, many of which are cost-effective in addition to helping our world’s environment. So what are some of the ways you can green your home’s exterior and …

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