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Greener Ideal Staff

Greener Ideal helps you live your life in more sustainable ways with green living tips and commentary on the latest environment news. We want to protect the planet and reduce our collective carbon footprint.
st patricks day

REALLY Go Green with Eco-Friendly St. Patrick’s Day Activities

To make your St. Patrick's Day even greener than it already is, we've come up with a few eco-friendly activities that are best suited for environmentalists living a green lifestyle.
Solar panels on house

5 Things You Should Know About Solar Panels Before Installing Them in Your Home

Here are important factors you need to consider before installing a solar panel system in your own home or business.
anatomy of a solar cell

How Solar Panels Work [Infographic]

Check out this interactive infographic to understand what goes into these clean energy generators and the chemical reactions that take place in order to provide renewable energy for your home.

5 Things You Should Do for Your Garden in Spring

As the garden is in the dormant phase during the beginning of the year, it is a great time to prepare the earth for the growing season ahead in the spring.
technicolor solar panel

What Are Solar Panels Made Of?

By connecting multiple solar cells to one another, more electricity and higher amounts of voltage are created. Once these are all connected together, they form a solar panel.
world map of countries for climate change

Which Countries Are Most Prepared for the Effects of Climate Change? [Infographic]

The effects of global warming continue to impact climates all over the world. The atmosphere and oceans are warming, the amount of snow and ice...
Home insulation

Home Insulation Tips for Better Energy Conservation

Increasing the thermal insulation in an existing home doesn’t have to be difficult, and the financial payoff can be substantial in the long run.
conservatory greenhouse

Choosing the Best Plants for Your Conservatory [Infographic]

If the seasonal weather has got you down, there's a simple fix – add some greenery and start your own little indoor garden.
energy efficient windows in a house

How Your Windows Can Make Your Home More Energy Efficient

You’ve probably heard by now that installing energy efficient windows can help to reduce the cost of your monthly energy bill by sealing in heat when it’s cold and cool air when it’s hot outside. There are also great environmental benefits.
natural light through windows

How to Add Natural Light To Your Home and Save Energy

Whether your home is a period property with small windows or a new build still in the early design stages, there are plenty of ways you can maximize the natural light in your home and save money on energy bills at the same time.