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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!

How to Create a Healthy Environment in Your House

Home is where most people spend the majority of their time, especially those working from home. However, some homes look like mini war zones with stuff thrown all around which makes them less conducive for work or relaxation. Here are some simple changes you can make to create a healthier environment at home.
Upgrades for an Energy-Efficient Home

8 Upgrades for an Energy-Efficient Home

Energy-efficient homes are built to conserve energy and prevent energy waste. Everything from a home’s insulation to the direction windows face can have a surprising impact on its energy use. Learn the 8 upgrades you can make today for a more energy efficient home.
Spring Kitchen Makeover

4 Steps to the Perfect Spring Kitchen Makeover

Spring is here - the perfect time to give your kitchen a small spring kitchen makeover. Here are 4 easy ways to bring the warmth, color and vibrancy outside right into your home.

12 Plants for Improving Your Health & Home

From lavender to lemongrass, rosemary to aloe vera, plants can do wonders for our wellbeing, emotion and the environment around us. Therefore, explore the great health and home improvements offered by the 12 exclusive plants listed in this infographic.
smart home

The Increasing Popularity of Smart Home Technology + Statistics

New smart home inventions have made our lives way easier than we could have ever imagined. Many homeowners are favoring smart home technology more because it can save them money with their insurance. But, that's not the only reason driving this trend.
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Smart Home 101: How to Get Started with Home Automation

What is a smart home and how do you get started making your home a little smarter? These actionable tips will help start your home automation journey on the right foot. Before you know it, you’ll have a fully functional smart home!
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7 Green Living Projects for Autumn

Autumn is never short of green-friendly projects around the home and garden. Here are seven green ideas to keep you busy in the season of pumpkin spice, apples, cinnamon, and falling leaves:
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9 Tips to Make Installing Solar Panels at Home Easier

Installing solar panels doesn’t have to be a nightmare; here are a handful of tips to make the process a little easier (and less scary) for the uninitiated.
sustainable kitchen ideas

Sustainable Kitchen Ideas: 8 Steps to Green-novate Your Kitchen

It might seem like making our homes more sustainable will do nothing to solve such a global dilemma but when done together and consistently, we can make a difference. The kitchen is a good place to start!
spring cleaning

Simple & Healthful Eco-Friendly Spring Cleaning Tips

Take a more sustainable, natural, and healthy approach to this year's spring cleaning. Here are some helpful eco-friendly spring cleaning tips.


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