Environmentally Friendly Materials For Home Improvements

Green Prophet

The soothing feeling, beautiful surround and less expensive nature of eco-friendly home materials and installations cannot go extinct. Find out in this article about environmentally friendly materials for home improvements. . Is PVC Environmentally Friendly?

Shopping Guide: Eco-friendly Craft Suppliers

Hug a Tree with Me

Shopping Guide: Eco-friendly Craft Suppliers: Amazon: Although Amazon is not strictly an eco-friendly shopping place, they do carry an impressive inventory of sustainable alternatives. Buy Green: You can find Non-VOC paints and eco varnishes at Buy Green. Earth Safe Finishes: Earth Safe Finishes carries an massive inventory of eco paints, varnishes and dyes all formulated with non-toxic, non-VOC and water based ingredients.

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Eco-friendly ceramic tiles

Green Prophet

Eco-friendly materials are one of the biggest and fastest-growing trends within interior design. You may also be surprised to hear that they are also one of the most environmentally-friendly products you can opt for when redecorating your flooring. .

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Why Many Consider Composite Decking To Be Eco-Friendly

Green Prophet

A stunning appeal, easy-to-install nature, and impressively low maintenance cost are some benefits that stand composite decking out among other eco-friendly flooring materials. . The reason many consider composite decking to be eco-friendly is not far-fetched.

More Environmentally Friendly Cars

Green Living Tips

eco-friendly cars have been produced but these have either been very unpractical or hideously expensive. For many years, scientists have been warning of the dangers to the environment. from car usage but very little seems to have been done about it. While more. This is starting to change

Can cruises ever be environmentally friendly?

Green Traveler Guides

As a recent article in Biofuels Digest put it, “There is a significant movement to convince the public that the environmental price of cruises is too high to be sustainable. Community Xtras eco-friendly cruises green cruise ship greenest cruise line companies most eco cruise line companies| It’s Getting Better | When it comes to being a green travel option, cruise lines know they have a perception problem.

This summer, travel the USA the eco-friendly way!

Green Traveler Guides

Community Xtras best tips for eco-friendly adventure travel vacations in the USA How to have an environmentally friendly adventure holiday in the USA| How to Green the Adventure | It is perhaps one of life’s most unforgiving ironies that some of us who love this planet most are in fact contributing to its downfall.

Ranked: The Most Eco Friendly Game Consoles

Green Prophet

Newer machines have been developed after taking on board customers’ concerns about energy efficiency and the environmental impact of consoles. With an energy rating of 96, this version of Microsoft’s console is among the best machines on the market when it comes to be environmentally friendly. The Wii has been around since 2006, and offers reasonable energy efficiency when it comes to being eco friendly.

Be Eco-Friendly – Go Paperless!

Green Prophet

More and more people are trying to go green in their day to day lives and there are also many businesses that are dedicated to environmentally friendly practices. When it comes to business, there are various ways in which you can operate in a more eco-friendly way, one of which is to look at the paper products you use and determine whether they are really necessary.

Eco-Friendly Home Office Tips

Green Furniture Home Design

When you are making decisions about what to buy for your home office, its a great opportunity to make eco-friendly choices. At this time there are more choices than ever for choosing sustainable, environmentally-friendly home office furniture. With this growing number of environmentally conscious furniture manufacturers, you are sure to find something that fits your ergonomic, style and eco-minded needs. Home Office eco friendly office home office tips

4 great ways to have an eco-friendly family holiday in the UK and beyond

Green Traveler Guides

Good news is, with the great variety of environmentally friendly holiday destinations and types of accommodation available, it’s now easier than ever to have a fun-packed, eco-friendly […]. Algarve Lakes District Portugal United Kingdom best eco-friendly family holidays in the UK eco-friendly family villa vacations UK green family holidays UK log cabin holidays

Sustainable, Eco-Friendly Bathrooms

Green Furniture Home Design

Now the trend of sustainability has gone one step further to one of the least eco-friendly rooms in the house: the bathroom. They are spa-fabulous, with what appears to be glossy, porcelain basins accompanied by brilliantly shiny fixtures; but unlike other breathtakingly decorated bathrooms, these are equipped with environmentally friendly toilets, sinks, and tubs that lower the amount of water used, without giving up any of their aesthetic charm.

Are Laminate Floors Really Eco-Friendly?

Green Prophet

This has made a big push for eco-friendly or “green” options in everything from our food to our furniture, and even to our choice in building materials. In fact, most laminate flooring manufacturers now explicitly point out how sustainable and eco-friendly this flooring option is and use it as a major selling point for their product. Some materials are eco-friendly in their production and use, but maintenance can be a whole other story altogether.

Eco-Friendly Apartment Complexes and Communities

Green Furniture Home Design

One way that the modern day person who is concerned about their environmental footprint can make an impact is with how they design their apartments and manage their waste. Regulations for more eco-friendly apartment communities can make a major difference if they put together plans to conserve energy and save on consumption. Some require the residents to only use environmentally friendly lighting and heating.

Being an Eco-Friendly Volunteer

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Here are my top tips for being an eco-friendly volunteer. If you want to make up for your flight emissions yourself, you can: plant some trees in your local area, improve your home insulation, do some fundraising for a trusted environmental charity … and many more! When you’re choosing a volunteering project, ask around and check if they’re carrying it out in a sustainable way that doesn’t have much of an environmental impact. Environmental Conservation

Dear Environmentally Friendly Diary

Eco Friendly Daily

I don’t know the exact answer to that, but I do know I have found several eco-friendly alternatives. Also consider purchasing a journal with and eco-friendly book cover. Yes, the book cover can be environmentally friendly too. Remember your writing instrument can be eco-friendly too. Green Tips diary eco-friendly eco-journal Environment green product journal I have journaled since I could write, at a very early age.

Eco-Friendly Plywood

Green (Living) Review

Personally, I must say, I have great problems with eco-friendliness of both plywood, as well as concrete. Greenwash seems to be rather big all over the place, and this as much as regards to plywood, concrete, or other aspects, ever since eco-consciousness has caught on with the public. The climate change agenda has indeed hijacked the green and environmental movement, having directed us all – though I refuse to be directed – towards CO2 emissions only.

3 Eco-Friendly Alternatives to Electric Cars

Eco Auto Ninja

If you’re looking for the most environmentally friendly car to cruise around in, the obvious choice is an electric car. If you’re in the market for something manual, the Hyundai l20 is the eco-friendly car for you. Unfortunately, most electric cars, if not all, are limited to city driving thanks to their low speeds and long recharging times.

Eco-friendly storage in the home by reuse and repurposing

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Most of us, I am sure, are always trying to find ways to live in a bit more environmentally friendly fashion. When it comes to creating some environmentally friendly storage in the home, options are everywhere.

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Eco-friendly Hair Removal Options for us Green Girls

Hug a Tree with Me

So, does environmentally friendly hair removal even exist? Eco-friendly Reusable Razors: Disposable razors currently dominate the hair removal niche; they are convenient and cheap, however not very sustainable. Disposable razors aren’t typically recyclable because they pose risk in dis-assembly, so instead roughly 2 billion of them gets tossed into the landfill each year, the obvious alternative are eco-friendly reusable razors.

An Environmentally Friendly Approach to Death

Green (Living) Review

Her film, Dying Green explores a growing trend that for many people which avoids cremation or traditional embalming and sees the simple burial of a body in the ground, dressed with only a shroud, as an eco-friendly alternative. “Dr. I created this film out of my graduate work for at the Center for Environmental Filmmaking at American University,” added Tripler. American University Grad Student’s Film “Dying Green” discusses new sustainable burial method. Washington, D.C. :

Eco-Friendly FreshX - the fresh alternative to 'flushable' wipes

Green (Living) Review

FreshX ‘Toilet tissue Spritz’ is a new generation of environmental friendly personal care products being launched as the alternative to ‘flushable wipes’. FreshX eco credentials also comes with big savings. We welcome any innovative, free from plastic products that can be flushed down the drain that will help reduce the environmental impact both to the beaches and marine life.”

7 Green Benefits of Using Eco-Friendly Asphalt

Green Prophet

Seven benefits of using the eco-friendly asphalt. The asphalt is eco-friendly and does pollute the environment even after prolonged use. Research about the best paving companies around you and ask for referrals from your friends and neighbors. Environmental friendly. Asphalts are eco- friendly pavements which can be used in the construction of the roads, driveways, and even the parking lot.

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Tips for an Environmentally Friendly Landscape

Green Living Ideas

Shrubs, trees and flowers are essential components of eco-friendly landscaping. Here are a few simple tips about how to create the most eco-friendly garden. One of the simplest ways to create a more environmental friendly landscape is to select native plants rather than exotic ones. Proper placement of plants is another basic element of environmental friendly landscape. Garden and Yard Care eco-friendly garden pesticides xeriscape

How the UAE can push eco-friendly energy solutions forward

Green Prophet

The pressure for environmentally friendly energy solutions on the globe is now more than ever. With an increased demand for energy supply comes an equally high demand for sustainability and environmental responsibility. There is a lot of potential for eco-friendly solutions to be developed in the UAE, which is a promising sign for businesses and the wider economy.

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Eco-Friendly Printing

Eco Friendly Daily

Eco-Friendly Printing. One thing that I don’t think I’ve covered very much on here is the whole concept of eco-friendly businesses. Now, these are businesses that make their living by being environmentally friendly. Companies like Art.com offer a great way to get the art that you want with the specifications you need in order to be environmentally friendly. All this while being quite eco-friendly– I like it.

Plywood and concrete are green and eco-friendly?!?

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Once again on a in September 2013 – I know this one is late – at a trade fair in London, which shall remain unnamed, however, plywood and concrete were presented as green and environmentally friendly products. When it comes to concrete that has been greenwashed and is being greenwashed at so many eco-design and eco-building shows and events it is and remains concrete, a mix of cement, sand and other aggregates and water, period.

9 Easy, Eco-Friendly Tips to Get Rid of Static-Winter Hair.

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A few environmentally-friendly remedies I''ve discovered that truly help tame flyaway hair. Green Health & Wellness beauty body eco eco-friendly tips green hair static static electricity staticky hair

The Six Most Valuable, Environmentally Friendly Home Renovations

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Whether you remodel your current home for increased comfort of form and function or prepare it to stand out competitively on the open market, environmentally friendly renovations aimed at decreasing overall cost of living and protecting your family’s health also carry impressive returns on investment. Not only are eco-friendly floor upgrades cost-efficient and environmentally responsible, potential buyers are reportedly willing to pay as much as 3.46

Tips for an eco-friendly (end of!) Summer holiday

Green Prophet

Anyone who spends a good deal of time looking for eco-friendly solutions in everyday life probably also wants to do their part even when going on holiday. There are actually loads of things you can do on a summer holiday that can be considered environmentally friendly, so make your next summer holiday a green one. One suggestion that comes from a global environmental group is to consider exactly how far you will be going.

Guest Post: Cleaning the Kitchen Appliances in Eco-friendly Fashion

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The Microwave If your microwave is spattered in grease, here is what you can do using only Eco friendly homemade cleaners: mix a cup of water with a quarter cup of vinegar; put the solution in the microwave for a few minutes to boil it; leave it in there for 10 minutes; when they pass, all the grease should be loosened up and ready to be wiped. Get you environmentally friendly cleaning ‘weapons’ ready!

Eco-Friendly Office Supplies

Eco Friendly Daily

Eco-Friendly Office Supplies. Running an office while staying eco-friendly is no small feat. After all, your biggest concern may have to be running a smooth business– not getting the most eco-friendly products out there. While you may want to get eco-friendly products, that doesn’t necessarily mean you can afford to get them if they are too expensive and you need enough to run an office. Eco-Friendly Tape. FRIENDS.

3 Eco-Friendly Alternatives to Electric Cars

Eco Auto Ninja

If you’re looking for the most environmentally friendly car to cruise around in, the obvious choice is an electric car. If you’re in the market for something manual, the Hyundai l20 is the eco-friendly car for you. Unfortunately, most electric cars, if not all, are limited to city driving thanks to their low speeds and long recharging times.

Four Eco-Friendly Alternatives to Grass Lawns

Green Furniture Home Design

Here are four ideas for people who want an environmentally-friendly alternative to grass. While it is quite popular to have lush green lawns, maintaining them can require a bit of effort and expense. What many people do not realize is that having beautiful grass uses resources that are can have a detrimental impact on the environment. Not only does taking care of grass consume a lot of fuel, it uses a lot of water and introduces toxins to the environment.

Traveling Green with LEED®-Certified Destinations

Living Green & Saving Energy

Vacation season is approaching, and information on environmentally friendly traveling is in order. An eco-conscious traveler makes several decisions throughout his or her trip to ensure that the journey is as green as it can be. green travel green vacation eco-friendly travel environmentally-friendly travel From choosing to hop on a bus instead of take a plane (buses produce the least amount of carbon [.].

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Save The Planet and Your Wallet With These Eco-Friendly Wedding Tips

Eco Friendly Daily

If you answered yes to either of these questions, an eco-friendly wedding solves your problems. From digital platforms for paperless planning to green alternatives for wedding and reception decor, couples now have access to more eco-friendly solutions for their weddings.

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Colin Firth Wore Eco-Friendly Tux at Oscars

Sustainability Ninja

Last night’s Best Actor Oscar winner Colin Firth and his wife Livia both donned eco-friendly outfits at the Academy Awards last night. Firth’s wife is the founder of Fairtrade boutique Eco Age. She also convinced her husband, the King’s Speech star, to wear an environmentally-friendly tuxedo to the event, and he complied by wearing – a Tom Ford suit made of sustainable materials.

5 Holiday Habits That Will Make You More Eco-Friendly

Environmental News Network

Below are the some green habits that will help you have eco-friendly holidays! In fact, according to US Environmental Protection Agency , the volume of household wastes generally increase up to 25%, about 1 million extra tons of wastes, during the holiday season. This can be a cheap and eco-friendly alternative to a metal star on top of your Christmas tree. 5. Travel Smartly and Eco-friendly. By: Guest Contributor, Roger Gallager.

5 Holiday Habits That Will Make You More Eco-Friendly

Environmental News Network

Below are the some green habits that will help you have eco-friendly holidays! In fact, according to US Environmental Protection Agency , the volume of household wastes generally increase up to 25%, about 1 million extra tons of wastes, during the holiday season. This can be a cheap and eco-friendly alternative to a metal star on top of your Christmas tree. 5. Travel Smartly and Eco-friendly. By: Guest Contributor, Roger Gallager.

Eco-friendly Gifts for Christmas

Eco Friendly Daily

Whether buying gifts is your favorite or least favorite thing to do, you can still go about it in an eco-friendly way. Eco-friendly Christmas gifts should be efficient and practical. Even if the person you’re buying for is not the most environmentally friendly person, there are green gift ideas that can work for them. Another option is to do a good thing for the environment in your friend or family member’s name.

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. Some may be turned off the idea as it may seem initially daunting, and others may be convinced that they do not have the time or resources to live a more environmentally friendly life. 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!

Eco-friendly and thrifty gift wrapping

Green (Living) Review

Here are some ideas for Eco-conscious thrifty alternatives to traditional wrapping paper: Wrap your clothes in fabric (you could even use old clothes). It may be cheaper than buying wrapping paper and is definitely more environmentally friendly. by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Have you started thinking about Christmas yet and all those presents you will be buying for your nearest and dearest?

Travel and Leisure: Make it Eco-Friendly!

Green Living Ideas

Luckily, there are a number of ways to experience travel and leisure time that are not only more friendly to your pocket, but more friendly to the environment too! nd some tropical warmth during the winter season, or just going a few hundred miles away- these tips can help you be budget and environmentally friendly. Taking the train, sharing your car with other travelers and using public transportation as much as possible can help lower your environmental impact.