Category Archives: Tips

Your guide to eco-friendly tips to greenify your everyday life.

Tip of the Week – Park Your Car In The Shade

When it is hot outside try to park your vehicle in a shady spot. This will help you save on fuel in 2 different ways. The first is the obvious of keeping your vehicle cooler, which means you’ll run your air conditioner less, resulting in a substantial savings. The second is that it helps decrease… Read More »

Product of the Week – HEPA Filters

Improve your home’s indoor air quality by installing HEPA (high-efficiency particulate air) filters. Ordinary disposable fiberglass filters (that are in most homes) were designed to remove the largest particles from the air, with the goal of protecting your heating equipment, not your lungs. They trap only 10% to 40% of the debris passing through them.… Read More »

Tip of the Week – Kick Off Your Shoes

Taking off your shoes at the door is not only a polite custom, but it also prevents you from tracking in unwanted dirt, pesticides, & other nasty toxins from the outdoors into your home. Keep your family healthy by getting a doormat for outside your front door & an entryway rug for inside your home.… Read More »

Tip of the Week – Be Kind To Runoff Water

The water we use outside eventually flows to streams and lakes, so be careful and think about what you are sending. Never dump chemicals outside into the street drain. And always wash your car at a car wash to keep soapy water & oily dirt from running down the driveway and into the street drain.

5 Ways To Celebrate Earth Day – April 22, 2009

Earth Day is this Wednesday…Let’s Recycle! Here are the top 5 ways to celebrate Earth Day 2009! 1- Pick up trash. 2- Change lights to CFL bulbs. 3- Unplug chargers not in use. 4- Install a low-flow showerhead. 5- Reuse something in a new way instead of throwing it out.