Make sure your construction projects cover all of the bases
There are many things to take into account when setting up a commercial construction project, ranging from insurance cover and temporary fencing to making the process greener and, of course, installing security measures. Here are some of the potential issues.
Green Technologies in the New One World Trade Center
Sustainable architecture, also commonly referred to as green building technology, is one of the key considerations in the construction of modern high-rise buildings. This is because of the urgent...
More Fascinating and Eco-Friendly Uses for Shipping Containers
Shipping containers are the primary equipment used when transporting goods across the world. They are essentially huge boxes that can carry a huge amount of goods in a safe...
Clever Construction: 6 Green Building Materials of the Future
Think of the future. What comes to mind? Flying cars perhaps? What about robots? Most people would probably go to the extreme and think of these two things. But,...
The Smart Building Industry is About to Explode
With the introduction of "smart grid" technology, much of the attention has been focused on how new products will help households become more energy efficient. And while consumer-based smart...
The Green Home Reinvented
Before we gaze into the crystal ball and look at what the future of eco-friendly homes holds, let’s take a look at the humble beginnings of this invention. Believe it...
The Next Generation Of Buildings: The 2013 RIBA Awards
On Thursday 13th June the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) showered praise on international architects, as they announced the 2013 winners of their International Awards for architectural excellence. Showcasing the...
5 Lessons Learned From Eco-Friendly Schools
We are constantly being threatened about what is going to happen to our planet if we don’t adjust our bad habits, but personally I don’t believe children have had...
Zero Home: The First Net-Zero Certified Home in Utah
The “Zero Home” offers both energy savings and energy independence in the Utah area.
Tips on Salvaging Hardwood Floors
Saving that old hardwood floor not only makes sense from stylistic and cost perspectives; it also helps reduce the amount of demolition and construction debris sent to landfills.
Harmful Things You Do to Your Dog Without Realizing
Discover the surprising ways you might unknowingly harm your beloved dog. Learn how to avoid common pitfalls and ensure the well-being of your furry friend.
From Paper to Digital: A Guide to Green Invoicing for Businesses
Discover the power of going digital with our comprehensive guide to green invoicing. Say goodbye to paper clutter and embrace the eco-friendly solution that streamlines your business operations and saves the environment, one invoice at a time.
Understanding the Different Types of Solar Panels
Making the switch to solar power is exciting, but you’ll have to do some research first. There are different variations of solar panels that offer various pros and cons. Check out this guide to understanding the different types of solar panels to make the best decision for your home or business.
The Latest Developments and Breakthroughs in Solar
The solar industry has come a long way in just the last few years. The latest developments and breakthroughs in solar technology include longer-lasting solar cells, solar cells that you can print onto flexible surfaces, solar panels that track the sun from east to west throughout the day, and solar power plants that work at night. Here's a breakdown of the breakthroughs we're most excited about.
How to Make Your Own Neem Oil Pesticide
Neem oil pesticide is 100% natural and non-toxic to humans and pets, is inexpensive, and offers a long-term solution to pest problems.
Solar Installation for Homeowners: A Complete Guide
Are you considering installing solar panels on your home? Here's everything you need to know about solar installation for homeowners.