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Top 10 Cleaning Toxins & Natural Alternatives

Top 10 Cleaning Toxins & Natural Alternatives

Top 10 Cleaning Toxins & Natural Alternatives What is the price of a clean home? You may think it’s simply the time and effort spent making every room and every area squeaky clean. However, there may be a hidden cost as well. Using certain household cleansers that you buy from the store can often come with health risks. That’s because ... Read More »

Safe and Natural Pest Control Remedies

Safe and Natural Pest Control Remedies

Safe and Natural Pest Control Remedies When you look at the infographic below and realize how easy it is to make natural pest remedies, you might wonder why more people don’t avail themselves of these safe and healthy options. One reason, no doubt, is lack of awareness. Commercial pesticides have become so prevalent on store shelves and so aggressively marketed ... Read More »

Creating the Best At-Home Composting System

Composting

Composting At Home With landfills filling up and this planet crying for help, there’s no better time than now to start giving back to Mother Earth. One great way is to start a home composting system. Instead of pitching your kitchen waste in the garbage can and forgetting about it, why not recycle it into soil for your yard? You’ll ... Read More »

Smart Homes, You and the Environment

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How Smart Homes Are Beneficial for Both You and the Environment Building custom homes has grown in popularity over the past several years. Today, it is possible for home buyers to completely tailor their homes to meet their needs. In many instances, these buyers want to build smart homes that not only offer benefits to families. These homes are considered ... Read More »

14 Items That Could Clog Your Pipes and Harm the Environment

14 Items That Could Clog Your Pipes

14 Items That Could Clog Your Pipes and Harm the Environment There are many small changes you can make to be more environmentally friendly in your daily routine. From being conscious of what you consume to considering what material your wardrobe is made of, these little decisions lead to a more sustainable lifestyle. Something you may not have considered is ... Read More »

Earth-Sheltered Homes: Anatomy and Benefits

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Earth-Sheltered Homes: Anatomy and Benefits The typical four-walled home that we all have come to know and love isn’t the only option available for homeowners anymore. With today’s advancements in construction technology and architectural design, it’s now possible, now more than ever, to both live comfortably, be eco-conscious, and live out your Lord of the Rings fantasies and live like ... Read More »

Everyday Items People Forget to Recycle

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Everyday Items People Forget to Recycle Nobody wants to forget to recycle discarded items, but sometimes we do it accidentally. It can be hard to tell what’s recyclable or where to take the items. There are many everyday items that people forget they can actually recycle. These items are found all over your home. Use this list as a reminder ... Read More »

Stepping into a Better Future with Sustainable Home Design

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Sustainable Home Design Homeowners around the world are becoming more aware of the effect their homes and lifestyles have on the environment and they’re shifting towards more sustainable and eco-friendly design in order to reduce their carbon footprint. Read More »

How Often Do You Need A Roof Inspection?

How Often Do You Need A Roof Inspection? A majority of people don’t give much attention to their roofs. This is because roofs last for an extended period before they suffer any damage. When you build your roof using Colourbond® or Zincalume®, you’ll realize that it lasts years before you’ll need to replace it. Understanding that your roof is what’s ... Read More »