Category Archives: Tips

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

Tip of the Week – Use Organic Shampoo

Next time you are out shopping for shampoo look for products that are all natural or organic. Organic shampoos & other hair care products have lots of benefits including the absence of synthetic surfactants. Having these types of harmful chemicals on our bodies can lead to the development of cancer and other serious illnesses. Plus… Read More »

April is Water Conservation Month!

Since the month of April is water conservation month it is time to consider the following tips to help conserve water in your home. Repair Leaky Fixtures – One drop of water per second from a leaky faucet can waste as much as 10 gallons of water each week. Install Low-Flow Showerheads, Faucets & Toilets… Read More »

Tip of the Week – Download Your Software

Software CDs are made out of nonrenewable petroleum products, and are difficult to recycle. They are placed in plastic cases, stuffed into boxes with manuals, & all wrapped in even more plastic. This can all be eliminated if you download the software directly from the company via the Internet instead of shopping for it at… Read More »

Tip of the Week – Indoor Clothesline

A great way to save energy is to hang your laundry up to dry. But if you live where it rains a lot or you don’t have an outdoor space…what do you do? Well, I created an indoor clothesline. You can do this in a few different ways. What I found to work well is… Read More »

Tip of the Week – Paint Green

The main environmental issue with paint is that much of it contains volatile organic compounds or VOCs. VOCs create ground-level ozone pollution and carry potential health risks. Buying & painting with low or no VOC paint will release fewer to no VOCs into the air we breath when you paint.