This weekend is Earth Day! What a prefect time to go green, if you haven’t already. Show the world you care about the planet with these five easy tips for conserving energy, water and waste. 5 Earth Day Tips Use reusable shopping bags Buy local food & products Upcycle / reuse everything you can Ride… Read More »
Earthship is a radically sustainable green building made of recycled materials and powered by the sun & the wind, catching water, treating sewage, heating and cooling through thermal dynamics and growing food. It’s extreme Green living at it’s best by architect Michael Reynolds. Here’s a detailed look inside an Earthship:
Happy 41st Earth Day! Let’s show the Earth how much we care by going green with these top 5 tips for conserving energy, water and waste. 1- Change lights to CFL bulbs 2- Install a low-flow showerhead 3- Use reusable shopping bags 4- Fix all leaky water fixtures 5- Stop using disposable items
Next Friday, April 22nd is Earth Day! Start celebrating now with these easy eco-friendly tips to reduce your water usage and CO2 emissions.
World Water Day is an international day held annually on March 22nd to celebrate freshwater and a means of focusing attention on the importance of freshwater and advocating for the sustainable management of freshwater resources. Celebrate your World Water Day today by building your own water filtration system.
Move over Coffee there’s a new sheriff in town and his name is Tea. Did you know… Some black teas have just as much caffeine as coffee does. Plus, growing tea is much greener then growing coffee. Producing one cup of coffee requires almost 300 gallons of water, while the same amount of tea requires… Read More »
The Minnesotan girls behind Barrel Depot are also offering a simple pre-order & pick up at your local farmer’s market. Next stop…Chicago’s Logan Square Farmers Market on July 18th, 2010. They’re featuring 2 different rain barrels for pre-order & pick up, plus they will have tons of other amazing products on sale at the market… Read More »
Keeping your lawn longer will require less watering; saving you time, money and of course water. This works because the length of the blade will shade the roots more and help prevent the soil from drying out. According to Paul Tukey, author of The Organic Lawn Care Manual, cutting your grass to 3 or 4… Read More »
There’s nothing better then a bright white t-shirt, but often your white laundry items can start to look dingy and gray. This happens for a few reasons. You may live in a hard water area and deposits become fixed to the fibers, or it could just be a build up of detergent within the item.… Read More »
Water bottles are a dime a dozen, unless yours has original artwork from A Sense Of Place Photography. A Sense Of Place Photography offers eco-friendly steel water bottles with unique photography from all over the world. Plus, they use 100% recycled packaging for all of their shipments. What better way to hydrate yourself than with… Read More »