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!

Green home improvement

Eco-Friendly Home Improvement Solutions That Will Save You Money for Years

No, your mind is not playing tricks on you — it is definitely getting hotter. That’s right, summer is right around the corner, and staying cool is going to...
Eco friendly bathroom

Bathroom remodeling for a greener world and a greener wallet

Going “green” is all the rage in pop culture right now. However, in the bathroom, going “green” can be easy, inexpensive, and save you money by cutting some of...
garden office

No Need to Extend with a Shed Conversion

It’s no secret that the current economic situation is tough and everyone is doing their best to save a bit of cash. However, just because you may not have...
Bathroom Remodel

Starting your greener home and bathroom projects

The greenest homes are the ones that are roofed with solar panels, constructed out of entirely renewable woods, and have a large, utterly self-sustainable field of soy beans and...
caroma low flow shower head

Go Green & Stay Clean with Low Flow Shower Heads

For quite a long time, this is what I thought of when I heard about low flow shower heads: [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dlrtQb24Qxw?rel=0] That is, that they don't give you enough pressure to...

How a “Cool Roof” Lowers Your Utility Bills

A cool roof is essentially a smarter-made roof. It’s built from darker pigmented materials that reflect the sun rays instead of soaking them into your home.
energy meter

Just How Important is a Home Energy Audit?

Everyone wants to make their home more energy efficient, but most have no idea where to start. That’s where home energy audits come in handy. By completing a DIY audit...