Tag: environment

Energy Efficiency at Home

7 Green Tips for Improving Home Energy Efficiency in Winter

There are many ways to go about “greening” your house during the fall and winter months. Some solutions are long-range investments, while others require significant DIY skill or the use of an outside contractor. Today, let’s focus on 7 eco-friendly tips that are both easy and cost effective for helping you lower your energy usage during […]

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5 DIY Eco-friendly Products for Spring Cleaning

Spring is upon us, and for many of us, it brings the inevitable job of spring cleaning. This year, instead of heading to the store to buy environmentally unfriendly cleaning products, save that money and the earth by making your own cleaning products. Here are 5 DIY eco-friendly products to make for spring cleaning. 1) […]

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Invest in Energy Efficient Building Improvements for 2014 (Guest Blog by Rob Hosken of Building Performance Architecture)

Happy New Year! This is the time of year when, unless we’re doing something active outdoors, we need to be indoors to be comfortable. We want our homes and workplaces to be comfortable, and we don’t want to spend huge sums of money for that comfort. That’s where energy efficiency pays a key role. Energy efficiency […]