Office and Home Lighting
I went against the popular trend when we built our house. Actually, two trends got bucked: recessed lights and no ceiling lights. I like ceiling lights. I appreciate walking into a dark room, flipping the switch, and having the entire room light up. I don’t mean light-up bright, just be illuminated so I can see the room. I like lamps for project lighting.Learning How to Build Solar Panels
How many people on fixed incomes can learn to build their own solar panels to reduce costs and start saving money, finally! Creating your own green energy for your homes has already helped people across the nation. A quick story on how it changed one persons life!How Long Does It Really Take To Build Your Own Solar Panels?
You may have come across lots of conflicting information about the time, effort and expense involved with building your own solar panels. The truth is that such a project is no small undertaking, but it’s usually worth the investment.Make Your Restaurant Green With Environmental Products
The number of restaurateurs who are turning to environmental products is increasing at a rapid rate. If you are a restaurant owner, you can benefit by joining this trend. Apart from helping to protect the environment, you will enhance your credibility and public image. Patrons are becoming selective about where and what they eat when dining out. Restaurants that serve organic dishes are growing in popularity.How to Build a Green Bathroom
Renovating your bathroom? Want to make it Green? Here is a list of materials that you can use to update your old bathroom into a new healthier and environmentally friendly space.I Shop At Walmart
Now hold on! Hear me out. Please. Living is a balancing act of decisions, decisions that make your life what you want it to be. Being green is also a balancing act of decisions, decisions that help you be greener, or not (“not” stories to come).Clothing Hangers
I recently have noticed how many brightly colored plastic hangers are on sale. It must be the beginning of school and everyone is getting ready. Seeing those hot pink, tan, orange, white, blue, and lime green hangers got me to thinking about which hangers are the more environmentally friendly option, as well as which ones I like better.Lessons From My Greenhouse – Humidity
If you aren’t careful, your greenhouse will be green in ways you weren’t planning. Moss, mold, and mildew are what I’m talking about, though it’s black mold I’m most worried about.Laundry Detergent
I’ve experimented with lots of different laundry detergents through the years and had lots of different reactions and experiences. Philosophically I prefer powder detergents because they are cheaper to ship since they are dry (liquid is heavier, making it more expensive to ship, and more fuel is therefore consumed, making it a less environmentally friendly product). But, since I want to find the best product out there, I have experimented with lots of different products anyway.Practical Tips for a Green Energy Efficient Home
I worked in the housing industry for many years and saw a lot of new ‘green energy’ innovations coming in. Our customers always wanted to know more about these new technologies and were often all too ready to start spending a great deal of money on the latest products. In all their excitement they tended to forget (or just didn’t know) the basics of energy efficiency.Build Your Home Green
Sustainable homes are healthier, more durable, more energy efficient, more comfortable, and their footprint on the environment is much smaller than conventional homes. Here are some green basics recommendations for sustainable building.Advantages of Learning How to Make Solar Panels
The advantages to making and installing solar powers are never ending. You are saving money and the planet with nothing to lose and everything to gain. Take advantage of using a free, never ending, non polluting resource to power your home or business today.