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The Best Ways to Reduce VOCs in Your Home

The quality of air you breathe is essential to your health. While you may be aware of outdoor pollutants and chemicals in office buildings, don’t forget to check the air quality of your home, too.  Some of the most common toxic chemicals found in indoor air are volatile organic compounds (VOCs). Many common household products can emit VOCs, damaging your air quality and your health.  Here’s everything you need to know about how to reduce VOC levels in your home.

6 Eco Un-Friendly Habits You Need to Stop Now!

Being environmentally friendly can be hard work, but once you kick some of those bad habits and get some new ones, it’s usually pretty smooth sailing. But, there are still a few lingering habits some of us haven’t even thought about yet! Let’s take a look at some of the un-environmentally habits that you probably are still doing, and how to stop doing them!

A Family House: Unique Exterior Features When Building A Custom Home

The exterior of your home is practically the face of your home. It is what the public sees and what your visitors see first when they visit. It is only right that it sets the perfect tone for your home’s atmosphere. Besides this, the exterior of your home should reflect your personality and style. If you are building your custom home, here are some unique features that you can consider for your home’s exterior.

13 Advantages Of Growing Plants Within A Greenhouse

If you’re considering growing plants inside a greenhouse, here are 13 obdurate advantages you’ll definitely like to know and utilize as well.

Getting Started with Solar Water Heating for Your Home

There’s little point in installing a solar water heating system if you can’t benefit from domestic hot water which is a necessity all year round. Read this guide on how to get started with a solar water heating system for your home.

Make Your Own Honey with Backyard Beekeeping

Imagine having your own source of honey in your backyard. You can have it anytime you want. How do you do it? Are The Odds...

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The Beginner’s Guide to Carbon Offsetting

What is carbon offsetting? How can you go about it as an individual, household or group? What are the benefits, shortcomings and challenges? This simple guide explores those and more questions to help you become more aware about environmental preservation.
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Celebrating Thanksgiving the Eco-Friendly Way

Thanksgiving is part of a wonderful time of the year with family and friends, leaving us filled with gratitude (and good food)! There are always ways to celebrate time-honoured traditions like Thanksgiving gatherings in a more eco-friendly way.

What to Do With Old Bras: 3 Ideas

Closet and dresser cleanouts can be a cathartic experience. Getting rid of clothes that no longer fit or are no longer your style is a great way to whittle down your wardrobe to include only the pieces you love and really wear.  Taking tops and pants to a donation site or clothing drive is a fairly common practice, but women are often left with the question: what do I do with old bras? Luckily, there are many ways to reuse, recycle or donate bras instead of tossing them in the garbage. We share a few of those tips below:
Best Eco-Friendly Light Bulbs

The Best Eco-Friendly Light Bulbs + Ways to Reduce Light Pollution

Did you know that light bulbs can be harmful to planet Earth? In fact, some contain mercury, which can be hazardous if not properly discarded. While some light bulbs have a shorter lifespan than others, which increases the amount of glass in landfills.  Moreover, artificial light from light bulbs causes light pollution, which can disrupt nighttime ecosystems and makes it difficult for humans to see the night sky.  In this post, we’ll discuss the most environmentally friendly light bulbs and ways you can reduce light pollution.
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Vegan Pumpkin Pie Recipe

This vegan pumpkin pie is not only appealing to a wide variety of folks with food restrictions and allergies, but is simple to create – the perfect concoction to...
 

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7 Unique Ways to Make Money With Your New Eco House

Many people are not aware that homeownership can be a fantastic financial investment. With each mortgage payment, you increase your home equity and wealth, not to mention the possibility of building a green, sustainable home. The possibilities are endless when it comes to designing a custom dream house.  After you build or buy your dream Eco-home, these are the seven ways you can start making money from it beyond just living there.

7 Sustainable Business Ideas for Eco-Entrepreneurs

Green industry business is a booming opportunity for eco-entrepreneurs around the world. In developing countries, many people are turning to green business as a way to provide sustainable livelihoods and improve their quality of life. Learn what green businesses are, and find 7 sustainable business ideas for Eco-entreprenuers in this infographic.

Steamed Pumpkin Cake Recipe

Have you ever steamed a cake? In lieu of baking this holiday season, try this scrumptious steamed pumpkin cake from pastry chef Dana Cree. This light and...

How to Keep Employees Happy & Healthy in a Small Office Space

Bosses and supervisors often struggle to find innovative ways to improve employee morale. This is especially relevant in smaller office spaces, as tensions can easily run high and escalate in such close quarters. Fortunately, there are easy ways to keep employees happy, healthy, and productive in a small office space. Read below to learn more!

The Importance of Sustainability in Corporate Companies

A green business serves the local and global environment's best interests, which means it helps the community and economy that rely on a healthy earth. An environmentally conscious company focuses more than simply on earnings; it also analyses its social and environmental impact. Such a firm is sustainable because it contributes to the health of the structure in which it functions, so assisting in the creation of an environment conducive to its success.

10 Wellness Trends of 2021: Their Benefits and How to Implement in Your Life

In 2021 we saw 10 wellness trends emerge which will affect how we live, work, love and play in 2022 and beyond. Here's a look at the ones with the biggest impact on your life.