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From weekend DIY projects to full-blown retrofitting, our collection of Home Improvement Guides will put you on a path to living a more eco-friendly lifestyle.

And don’t forget – most eco-friendly retrofit projects will help you save money over the long-term too!

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Living Sustainably: 3 Ways to Create a More Sustainable Home

Charity begins at home and so does living sustainably. Climate change is happening faster than anticipated. But, if enough of us adopt measures to mitigate the damage, we can collectively have a significant impact on the planet. Here are 3 simple ways to get started living sustainably at home.
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3 Tips for Homeowners Considering Solar Panels

More homeowners are getting serious about installing solar panels. The thought of FOREVER FREE ENERGY is just too sweet a deal to ignore. But, before fish out your checkbook, here are 3 things you must consider.
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Cut Water Consumption with These 3 Devices

Regardless of your reasons, there are a lot of options available that can save a great deal of water in the home. Here are just three devices you can use to significantly cut your water use.
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Furniture to Lights: 6 Ethical & Eco-Friendly Home Decor Ideas

There are many other options to have a stylish and unique interior with sustainable choices from furniture to the lights. Here are 6 unique Eco-friendly home decor ideas to get you started.
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3 Tips to Choosing The Right Home For Your Lifestyle

Your home and living space affects all aspects of your life including physical health, mental well-being and even productivity. In an age where more people are working from home, choosing the right home, or living space for your lifestyle matters a lot. Here are the top things to consider in choosing a home that supports your current lifestyle in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Are Home Energy Audits Worth it?

Businesses often offer homeowners home energy audits which they claim will increase a home's efficiency and cut down on homeowners' monthly energy costs. But, are they audits actually worth it? The answer may surprise you.
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Winter Energy Saving Tips for Your Home

Although cooler weather can bring many beautiful days and lasting memories, it can also have the unfortunate side effect of bringing higher energy bills due to heating costs. High heating costs can lead to headaches and unwanted money-management problems that most people do not want to deal with at the end of the year. Try implementing one or more of these winter energy saving tips and see how much you can cut down on your energy usage costs this winter.
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Green Home Ideas: Build Your Eco-Friendly Green Home

Green homes are a green trend that is gaining popularity in the U.S. What's a green home and how is it different from a regular home? And how can an Eco-friendly green home help you reduce your carbon footprint, your living expenses and increase your quality of life? This article discusses the benefits of having a green home and offers 15 green home ideas to help get started down the path towards living greener!
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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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.

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