What are the three R’s of a green home? Reduce, reuse, and remodel!
Every year, Pantone declares a “Color of the Year” – a hue on which the design community may hang its hat. For 2017 its Pantone 15-0343, also called “Greenery”.
As described by Trulia blogger Michelle Hainer, an “Agrihood” are a distant cousin of the golf club communities that originated in the 90’s, except instead of having access to golfing, tennis, and a clubhouse, an “Agrihood” is designed to feature a farm, natural landscapes, locally grown produce, and eco-friendly homes.
Staying cool doesn’t have to be expensive. We’re not talking about a hip hairstyle or the coolest threads – we mean literally cool.
Keeping your home comfortable in the summer may seem like an impossibility without the A/C, but houselogic.com has deciphered a few ways to do it while saving on energy.
There are a few ways to combat pests naturally, without sacrificing the plants you’ve worked so lovingly to nurture and grow! Fix.com gives numerous tips on how to keep pests at bay by keeping an eye on your plants, using barriers, and have even provided some awesome organic sprays and remedies.
The question occurs to you now and again: am I wasting too much water? The supply of clean, usable water is decreasing faster than it can be replenished, according to eLocal.com. The next question is, what can you do in your home to stop wasting water?
Keeping a lush, manicured garden is a must for any home, whether you’re into planting in pots or sowing seeds of wild flower and tomatoes. Maintaining a well-watered garden doesn’t have to be a drain on your water bill. Here are a few reasons to have a rain barrel and why!
We are always digging in to new ways for you to make your home a greener, happier place, as easily as possible! Some of these tips and tricks may be contrary to your everyday routine, but are easy ways to eliminate unnecessary energy and natural resource use.
Unfortunately the air in your home or in certain rooms of your home can become stale or musty. But you don’t have to live with it and refreshing the air in your room doesn’t have to involved aerosol sprays and chemical laden plug-ins. Helloglow.co has compiled a list of some all natural, DIY ways to improve refresh the air in your home using recycled materials!