Home Improvement

    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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    3 Eco-Friendly Products to Help with Spring Cleaning

    So the days are longer and the sun is making an appearance more often, and this is showing your little nest as being in need of a big clean. Yup,...
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    4 Steps to a Perfect Spring Kitchen Makeover

    With Spring quickly approaching, the time is right to start preparing your kitchen for a makeover. Here are 4 steps to make sure your kitchen reflects the warmth and vibrancy outside.

    The Homeowner’s Guide to Rainwater Harvesting

    In this article, we outline why every homeowner should have a rain barrel set up for rainwater harvesting, how to set up your rain barrel, some of the best uses for rainwater once you collect it, and some important information on the legality of rain barrels in some U.S. states (seriously – in some places, they're outlawed).
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    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.
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    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.
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    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.
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    Selecting the Right Solar Battery for Your Residential Solar System

    When selecting the right solar battery for your residential solar system, there are factors that you have to consider yourself, such as cost, lifecycle, safety, installation, and maintenance.
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    Cut Water Consumption with These 3 Devices

    Do you find that your water bill is increasing all the time? Perhaps you know how important water is to the planet’s survival and want to start conserving more. Regardless...
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    Winter Energy Saving Tips for Your Home

    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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    How to Use Solar Air Heating in Your House

    Fuel prices may increase at anytime, but sunshine will always be free. And this is why many people are turning to solar air heating systems to keep their homes comfortable during the winter season.


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