4 Eco-Friendly & Stylish Home Improvement Options

Living Green & Saving Energy

Green building and eco-friendly don’t have to be intimidating words. Although many environmentally sustainable products have a reputation for being expensive or too difficult to acquire, goods that are kind to the environment are quickly becoming more mainstream and affordable. green construction green flooring green remodeling green home improvement green remodel

Chic and Eco-Friendly Home Decor Ideas

Living Green & Saving Energy

Decorating your home doesn’t have to be an expensive adventure of long shopping days gathering a bunch of stuff that isn’t good for the environment. Follow these ideas to decorate your home in chic and eco-friendly ways: Centerpiece of Mixed Glass When grouped closely together on a platter and packed with flowers and leaves, weathered [.].

7 Super Ways to Be More Eco-friendly at Home for 2012

Living Green & Saving Energy

In today’s home builds and renovations, one of the most popular requests is to use materials and install appliances that are as green as possible. Ensuring the home maintains its beauty while taking care of the environment in the process continues to maintain a large focus in these projects. The true beauty of utilizing eco-friendly [.]. green gadget how to go green saving energy eco-friendly home green home appliances save energy

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Which Candles Are Most Eco-Friendly?

Green Furniture Home Design

I love the warm and comforting light they give off, and the delightful scents that permeate by little home for hours. Of course, I want to make sure that I’m choosing the best candles for the environment, so I did a little research on which ones are the least harmful. For the green home, I recommend three kinds of candles: Beeswax, soy and palm oil. Eco-Friendly Gift Ideas Eco-Friendly Holidays beeswax candles eco friendly candles palm oil candles soy candles

Your Guide to Choosing The Best Eco-Friendly House For Your Family

Environmental News Network

With people’s current and modern lifestyles, combined with the fast-changing times, people are being more and more aware of having an eco-friendly home. Want to join the green bandwagon? Here are 8 tips to help you choose the best eco-friendly house for your family.

Benefits of using eco friendly paint

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Green Products. Green Homes. Green Living. Green Tips. Home Appliances. Eco Friendly. Environment. Benefits of using eco friendly paint. Eco friendly paints always score over the traditional paints that use a great deal of chemical components. Therefore, a safer alternative is eco friendly paints that are composed of natural ingredients. Every component used in eco friendly paints is natural.

Eco-friendly motivation: 8 compelling reasons to embrace a greener lifestyle

Green Prophet

The thought of going more eco-friendly in your daily life may be something that has crossed your mind a few times. Have a look at our 8 compelling reasons to embrace a greener lifestyle – it just may convince you to hop on that eco-friendly bandwagon!

Healthy Furniture is the Future in a Green Home

Green Life Smart Life

The new rage in interior design is eco friendly and healthy fabrics, surfaces, textures and finishes. People are finding the importance to using local woods and organic material, they are making a change to their carbon footprint, and making changes in order to “green” their lives.

Ed Begley Jr. Sells ‘Living with Ed’ Green Home for $1.02 Million

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has sold his eco-friendly home in Studio City as he moves into an even greener abode. Sells ‘Living with Ed’ Green Home for $1.02 Causes Environment Healthy Living Lifestyle News Top News ed begley jr Ed Begley Jr. The actor listed the two bedroom, one and a half bathrooms Read More The post Ed Begley Jr. Million appeared first on Ecorazzi.

Eco friendly lamps made from recycled materials

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Green Products. Green Homes. Green Living. Green Tips. Home Appliances. Eco Friendly. Environment. Eco friendly lamps made from recycled materials. If you’re one of those who’d like to join the green brigade, you can begin by getting yourself some of these trendy recycled lamps. To ensure that it doesn’t veer away from its green intentions, install an LED lamp for minimal impact on the environment.

Green Homes Program Launches Nationwide

Eco Friendly Daily

million new single-family homes across the US in 2006, but it is estimated that only two percent of these were built green – and in order to improve this, the US Green Building Council is fully launching their new LEED-for-Homes program this month. Green News

Leonardo DiCaprio Rents Green Home While Filming ‘The Great Gatsby’

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Leonardo DiCaprio doesn’t let his job or being out of the country stop him in his green tracks. The well-known actor has chosen to reside in an eco-friendly home while filming The Great Gatsby in Australia. Causes Entertainment Environment Film/TV leonardo dicaprio

8 Green Items Every Home Should Have

Green Home Blog

8 Green Items Every Home Should Have. Greening your home can be a daunting process. To help you out, we’ve put together a list of the eight accessories we here at Greenhome think every eco-friendly home should have. Green cleaning products.

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Green Homes Sprouting Across US in 2008

Eco Friendly Daily

Several green home building projects will kick off in 2008, showcasing technology that will hopefully become standard practice for the housing industry. In Pasadena, California work will begin the Ecohouse, the first LEED Platinum family home in the area. Environment

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Creating a green home with oil silos

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Green Products. Green Homes. Green Living. Green Tips. Home Appliances. Eco Friendly. Environment. Creating a green home with oil silos. PinkCloud has designed an innovative and eco friendly Oil Silo Home, which reuses existing empty oil silos, redefining their purpose altogether. Oil Silo Home / PinkCloud.DK Picture Gallery Oil Silo Home / PinkCloud.DK MOMO: A beautiful green home.

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Eco-Friendly Printing Options for Your Home Office

Green Living Ideas

If you spend a good amount of time in your home office, then you might want to consider how best you can green your work environment. Paper is one of the biggest sources of waste in every home office. Post from: Green Living Ideas. Eco-Friendly Printing Options for Your Home Office. Going Green at the Office: A Checklist. Where Can You Find Eco Friendly Office Supplies? Furnishing Your Green Home Office.

Eco-Friendly Printing Options for Your Home Office

Green Living Ideas

If you spend a good amount of time in your home office, then you might want to consider how best you can green your work environment. Paper is one of the biggest sources of waste in every home office. Post from: Green Living Ideas. Eco-Friendly Printing Options for Your Home Office. Going Green at the Office: A Checklist. Where Can You Find Eco Friendly Office Supplies? Furnishing Your Green Home Office.

Best eco friendly innovations by armed forces

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Green Products. Green Homes. Green Living. Green Tips. Home Appliances. Eco Friendly. Environment. Best eco friendly innovations by armed forces. So, who would have thought that our nations’ defenders were doing all they could to embrace green innovations and concepts? Eco-friendly bullets by BAE Systems. Green Soldiers - 8 ingenious ways armed forces are reducing their eco impact.

The Heart of the Home: Green Home Improvement Ideas for the Kitchen

Green Living Ideas

Now is the perfect time to undergo an eco-friendly remodeling project. Surprisingly, going green will not add a lot to your budget, and in many cases, doing so will even save you money over the long term. Remodeling your kitchen can add a lot of value to your home.

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Hot Solutions for Small Homes: Stylish Eco-Friendly Ways You Can Prep Your Home for Winter

Green Life Smart Life

The shift towards smaller homes, mixed with a rising awareness to cultivate positive eco-friendly living soluitions, has left the market saturated with a number of alternatives to conventional living. There are a ton of benefits to living in a smaller home, including reduced costs and carbon footprints, a cozier environment, and forcing yourself to be more organized. It’s cheap, eco-friendly, and practical.

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Eco-Friendly Printing Options for Your Home Office

Green Living Ideas

If you spend a good amount of time in your home office, then you might want to consider how best you can green your work environment. Paper is one of the biggest sources of waste in every home office. Post from: Green Living Ideas. Eco-Friendly Printing Options for Your Home Office. Visit Recycling Centers for Eco Friendly Living. Furnishing Your Green Home Office. Where Can You Find Eco Friendly Office Supplies?

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A Guide to Green Flooring

Green Home Blog

A Guide to Green Flooring. Floors are a major component of many renovation projects: the right carpet, tile, or wood can brighten up a room and make it feel like home. To help make your next home renovation project a little easier, we’ve put together this guide to eco-friendly flooring.

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10 Ways to Green Your Kitchen

Green Home Blog

10 Ways to Green Your Kitchen. Green your kitchen! The kitchen is often the center of a home. From refrigerators to dish washers to cleaning, there are lots of easy changes you can make to get your kitchen as green as it can be. Clean green. Buy eco-friendly.

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Green Your Kitchen

Green Home Blog

Green Your Kitchen. Green your kitchen! The kitchen is often the center of a home. From refrigerators to dish washers to cleaning, there are lots of easy changes you can make to get your kitchen as green as it can be. Clean green. Make your table eco-friendly.

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Green Holiday Cleanup

Green Home Blog

Follow the steps below to help minimize the environmental impact of your holiday festivities and keep you, your friends, and family safe, happy, and healthy. Use eco-friendly cleaners. These include phosphates, which are damaging to the environment, and volatile organic compounds (VOCs), which cause a range of ailments from asthma to cancer. So this holiday, get your house ready for friends and family using eco-friendly cleaners.

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What to Look for in Green Cleaning Products

Green Home Blog

What to Look for in Green Cleaning Products. You use them to keep your house clean and safe, but soap and other cleaning products can actually be one of the biggest sources of dangerous toxins and chemicals in your home. Most household cleaning products contain a variety of manufactured chemicals that are potentially hazardous to the health of your family and the environment. A few suggestions include Tree Life home soap and Cloverdale all-purpose cleaner.

Heroines for the Planet: Robin Wilson, Designer of Healthy Homes with Heart

Eco Chic

Robin Wilson is a nationally recognized eco-friendly interior designer; her client roster includes the Kennedys and the Clintons , who have both had Robin create gorgeous, green spaces for their families. 3. treat your client’s home and budget as though it were your own.

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What Does It Mean to Go Green?

Green Home Blog

What Does it Mean to “Go Green”? Going green – it’s a phrase that’s becoming more and more common as people start to realize the enormity of the environmental challenges we all face. Can going green really make a difference? Here at Greenhome.com we think the answer is yes, and we want to help you understand what it means to be green and the impact your eco-friendly choices can have. Reduce Your Impact on the Environment.

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Green Your Bathroom

Green Home Blog

Green Your Bathroom. While it might not be the most glamorous room in your home or office, there are still plenty of reasons to take the time to make your bathroom eco-friendly. Clean green.

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5 Big Green Changes for Your Home

Green Home Blog

5 Big Green Changes for Your Home. Going green usually means making small changes to your everyday life: we replace disposables with reusable items, toss toxic chemicals in the trash, or bike to the store. When you’re ready to expand your green lifestyle, your home is a great place to start. To help you, we’ve put together our list of five big changes that will make your home clean, green, efficient, and safe.

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10 Ways to Green Your Bathroom

Green Home Blog

10 Ways to Green Your Bathroom. While it might not be the most glamorous room in your home or office, there are still plenty of reasons to take the time to make your bathroom eco-friendly. Clean green.

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Greening is a Term That’s Tough to Define

Green Home Blog

Greening is a term that’s tough to define, and it’s getting more confusing for buyers every day. I try to keep it simple: being “green” means making decisions that are better: making decisions that have a positive environmental impact, no matter how big or small that impact is.

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Green Tips to Furnish Your Eco-Conscious Home

Eco Friendly Daily

For those of us who want to keep our homes as green as possible this doesn’t mean our homes have to be vacant. There are many ways to keep our green homes furnished with greener furniture without further negative impact on the environment.

Modernize Your Home With These 3 Energy Efficient Upgrades

Eco Chic

Making your home as eco-friendly as possible seems like a no-brainer when you consider the amount of money you’ll save in the long run—as well as the extent of the damage that toxic emissions and ground water depletion are causing mother earth.

Tiny Swiss town builds the first solar powered ski lift

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Green Products. Green Homes. Green Living. Green Tips. Home Appliances. Eco Friendly. Environment. A small agri town in Switzerland, Teena, is home to the world’s only ski lift that is powered by solar energy. The eco friendly ski lift was unveiled last year in December after two years of immense perseverance. million to build the green endeavor. Eco Ergonomics: Claesson Koivisto Rune crafts up sleek.

Greening is a Term That’s Tough to Define

Green Home Blog

Greening is a term that’s tough to define, and it’s getting more confusing for buyers every day. I try to keep it simple: being “green” means making decisions that are better: making decisions that have a positive environmental impact, no matter how big or small that impact is. How did you get started in green business? The next day, I jumped online to research positions, and four weeks later I started with Eco-Products as their local sales rep!

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NEC's organic battery is just 0.3 mm thick

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Green Products. Green Homes. Green Living. Green Tips. Home Appliances. Eco Friendly. Environment. Wouldn’t it be fun and eco friendly if your iPhone was thinner and lighter and its battery could last weeks or even months instead of just a day? NEC’s latest invention, the 0.3-mm thick organic radical battery has secured a place in the list of eco friendly batteries of the future. Eco Friendly Buzz.

Self sustaining design for High School by Abdullah Kocamaz

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Green Products. Green Homes. Green Living. Green Tips. Home Appliances. Eco Friendly. Environment. Global Warming is at its peak and energy sources are going extinct so it is essential we promote architecture which is self sufficient and has the least carbon footprint on our environment. An environment concerned plan is addressed through fiction with this design. Self-sustaining Eco-Sushi House by Michael Jantzen.

5 Easy Ways Students Can Craft a Beautiful, Yet Green, Dorm Room

Green Living Ideas

Unless you’ve enrolled in a university boasting its dedication to preserving the environment and featuring LEED certified buildings, then chances of you living in a sustainable dorm room for the next four years will be slim. Eco Home Living Green Home Decor

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Hana Hideaway: A stunningly green dwelling in Old Hawaii

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Green Products. Green Homes. Green Living. Green Tips. Home Appliances. Eco Friendly. Environment. Hana Hideaway: A stunningly green dwelling in Old Hawaii. Hana Hideaway is a custom eco-friendly home for a tranquil stay in Old Hawaii. You can enjoy the lush green oasis, serene ambiance and chuckling ocean near you in the Hana Hideaway, which is for sale. Can green dwelling get better than this?

Renault Zoe: An affordable, all electric everday car

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Green Products. Green Homes. Green Living. Green Tips. Home Appliances. Eco Friendly. Environment. Every year Renault creates different eco friendly concepts for the future and reveals them at various auto shows. Eco Factor: High-performance compact car powered by electric motors. Eco Cars: Renault partners with L’Oreal for Zoe Z.E. Eco Factor: All-electric concept car harnesses solar energy.

11 Nature-Inspired Home Design Ideas

Environmental News Network

Just like everyone else, you’re probably into the mainstream trend of prioritizing a sustainable living environment. Of course, you need to have brilliant green home design ideas to make eco-living work. Creatively design your home in beneficial, eco-friendly ways.

Farewells, Buddha Bellies & Tips for a Greener Home

Green Living Ideas

Listen to this week’s Green Divas Radio Show podcast or have fun reading the highlights below! The best of that union being our beautiful daughter, sweet Green Diva Mary, who made the cover of the magazine when she was only 6 months old. Green Diva Jamie’s Trip to Israel.

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