Make Your Smart Home a Green Home

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green home green living saving energy saving money saving water Smart HomeYour current lifestyle depends on the usage of energy; however, with a rise in population and a decrease in natural resources, energy costs are growing exponentially. Technological advancements in energy efficiency are becoming available to consumers, which means you can reduce costs without sacrificing your lifestyle. Here are some the the best technologies that enable […].

Birding from home

10,000 Birds

The post Birding from home appeared first on 10,000 Birds. It has been a difficult week so far. Lady Helen, already house-bound at Boris’s request, came a cropper at the treacherous water jump and turned her fetlock.

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10 Green Home Features that Make Homes Sell

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10 Green Home Features that Make Homes Sell. Green News green home green home features green home improvements green home renovations improve home marketability save energy

10 Green Home Features that Make Homes Sell

Living Green & Saving Energy

10 Green Home Features that Make Homes Sell. Green News green home green home features green home improvements green home renovations improve home marketability save energy

Tiny homes

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) So-called “tiny homes” – and my God, tiny they often are – are all the craze in the “Western” world, it would seem, right now, in the second decade of the 21st century, and many families with children even downsize to those small and tiny dwellings which, in many cases may not be a bad idea. Some of those tiny homes today, however, are taking tiny to the extreme. They are a great idea and far too many homes today are far too big.

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Benefits of a Green Home

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Benefits of a Green Home. green building green construction green remodeling Benefits of a Green Home

Home-bound Bird Photography Tips

10,000 Birds

I’ve always birded from home for as long as I can remember. Not being a fan of human structures in my images, I’ve never done much bird photography at home. But in these few weeks of being home, I’ve decided to give it a go. Once I got past the mental barrier of photographing the same birds over and over, I began to notice the numerous benefits of bird photography at home. Using this technique, pictures of birds at home can look a little more wild.

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Green Living: Upgrading Your Home Office

Living Green & Saving Energy

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Reducing Your Home’s Carbon Footprint

Living Green & Saving Energy

Did you know that your home has a carbon footprint? Reducing or modifying your home’s reliance on fossil fuels will not only be beneficial to the environment, but also reduces your utility bills, saving […]. green home green home audit saving energy saving money energy saving home Home Carbon FootprintAppliances, water consumption, heating, cooling and electricity usage are just a few of the ways it contributes to its carbon footprint.

6 Ways to Make Your Home More Eco-Friendly

Living Green & Saving Energy

Whether you’re looking for small-budget upgrades or total home transformations, there are many methods to reduce your carbon footprint and lower your monthly energy bill. green home saving energy eco-friendly home energy efficiencyHere are six ways to bring you closer toward your goal of energy savings — Small Details Smart Thermostat The biggest problem with your thermostat is that it has no […].

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Elephant Journal

“You scared me the moment I saw you, and I think it’s because I knew, I just knew, I was going to fall in love with you. I didn’t know our worlds were already intertwined, but my heart somehow knew it belonged to you from the start.”~ Gail McHugh Two souls sharing a space […].

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Futuristic Energy-Saving Technology for Your Home

Living Green & Saving Energy

Although a few simple home automation products have been available for decades, such as security systems and intercoms, recent developments in the field promise extended capabilities and lower prices. saving energy saving money Futuristic Energy-Saving Technology for Your Home Many new products are taking advantage of the “Internet of Things” paradigm: a vision of multiple devices that communicate with each other and the user to […].

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Is a Green Home Right For You?

Living Green & Saving Energy

When it comes to buying a new home, there is a lot that must be taken into consideration. green construction green home audit green living green remodeling saving energy saving money saving water green home green home features green home improvements green home renovations improve home marketability save energy One important thing that has a tendency to get overlooked is whether or not the house is energy efficient, or “green.”

5 Ways to Improve the Environment in Your Own Home

Green Prophet

The environment of your home is essential. Covid-19 has made every single one of us acutely aware to how important the home is to our everyday well-being and sanity. There are fewer or no escapes to cafes, there are fewer friends, so home has to be where the heart is.

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Should You Invest in Renewable Energy for Your Home?

Living Green & Saving Energy

energy efficient lighting green home audit how to go green renewable energy saving energy saving money solar panels green home green home features green home improvements green home renovations improve home marketability save energy Residential electric bills are expected to rise two percent in 2014 and another two percent in 2015, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA).

A Sustainable Home Made from Shipping Containers?

Living Green & Saving Energy

You will see that these homes made from shipping containers are not […]. green building recycling shipping container home You read that right. You can take used shipping containers and build a lot of things, up to and including living quarters. I reader of this blog gave me a heads-up on this concept, and I wanted to bring it to your attention.

Evaluating the Greenness of a Home

Living Green & Saving Energy

How to Determine the Water Usage of Home Before You Buy. green home audit saving water green home water efficiency of a home

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Decorate Your Home in Eco-Friendly Style

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Decorate Your Home in Eco-Friendly Style. eco-frienfly kitchen green remodeling how to go green saving energy eco-friendly kitchen remodel eco-friendly living green home remodel save energy

Heating Your Home – Eco-friendly Considerations

Living Green & Saving Energy

easy green living tip energy efficient materials green living reduce fossil fuels saving energy saving money efficient home heating home energy efficiency save energy and money It is summertime now in the northern hemisphere, but that is not too soon to begin preparing for the colder months that are inevitable later this year. And for readers in the southern hemisphere, this post may be timely.

Making Your Home Greener

Living Green & Saving Energy

green home audit green living how to go green saving energy saving water conserve energy reduce heating costs save energy save money Green living doesn’t have to be hard. That’s the number one myth about the entire green movement. Going green is simply adjusting a few habits, one at a time. These aren’t tough to break habits like quitting smoking, but things as simple as turning off the faucet while you’re brushing your teeth. I mean, really, [.].

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5 Ways to Improve the Environment in Your Own Home

Green Prophet

The environment of your home is essential. Covid-19 has made every single one of us acutely aware to how important the home is to our everyday well-being and sanity. There are fewer or no escapes to cafes, there are fewer friends, so home has to be where the heart is.

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4 Eco-Friendly & Stylish Home Improvement Options

Living Green & Saving Energy

green construction green flooring green remodeling green home improvement green remodelGreen 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. You no longer have to sacrifice style and comfort now that many manufacturers have become […].

Eco-friendly Paints for Green Home Improvement

Living Green & Saving Energy

Eco-friendly Paints for Green Home Improvement are a safe and wise choice. Water-based eco-friendly paints are regulated by the EPA (Environmental Protection Agency), and come in any finish and style imaginable, suitable for any indoor or outdoor home need. easy green living tip green remodeling how to go green eco-friendly paint green home improvement safe home improvement

Birding Sarajevo or the sentimental journey home

10,000 Birds

Sentimental journey home. The post Birding Sarajevo or the sentimental journey home appeared first on 10,000 Birds. Gonna take a sentimental journey. Gonna set my heart at ease …. Gotta take that sentimental journey. Sentimental Journey – Ella Fitzgerald (1947).

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Why Green Home Improvements Have Become So Popular

Eco Friendly Daily

The concept of renovating your home to improve aesthetic appeal, comfort, health, safety, and functionality, isn’t new. The media then drew a bigger audience as home improvement shows took center stage on some of television’s hottest networks. What Are Green Home Improvements? .

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Best Ways to Make Great Money at Home

Eco Friendly Daily

Figuring out how to make money from home isn’t simple. Some folks think about things they can make at home, like jewelry, but the chances of making reliable income are not high. Another option for making good money at home is to become a certified public accountant.

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Home Improvement with Green Products

Green Home Blog

Home Improvement with Green Products. Tackling home improvement projects not only takes a great deal of patience and planning but it often requires a laundry list of toxic materials. Nowadays, there are a variety of environmentally friendly home improvement products to choose from. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) reports that installing “faucet aerators is the single most effective water conservation savings you can do for your home.”

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Super Cool Home Offices That Inspire Us

Green Furniture Home Design

When the time comes to furnish or remodel your home office space, you want to design a space that is both efficient and comfortable, that you’ll actually feel excited about working in all day. Psychologically speaking, a well-designed home office allows you to stay organized and focused on your tasks. Your home office will look absolutely wonderful in a fresh contemporary style where you add your own splashes of color throughout the space.

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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 [.]. easy green living tip how to go green eco-friendly home green home remodel green lifestyle Green living green living tip home decor

5 Big Green Changes for Your Home

Green Home Blog

5 Big Green Changes for Your Home. 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. In most cases, all this water is mixed together before it makes its way to a water treatment plant, but it’s possible to capture the greywater in your home for reuse. From Greenhome: Home greywater system.

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How to Filter Water at Home

Green Home Blog

How to Filter Water at Home. But the water that come to our home isn’t as clean as it could be – there are still chemicals that modern water treatment methods leave behind. Fortunately, there are a number of easy-to-use filtration systems that can keep your home water supply safe and clean. Below is a guide to the most common types of home water filters to help you decide which is the right fit for your needs.

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Cut Your Home’s Energy Use & Save Money With These Simple Upgrades

Living Green & Saving Energy

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Say Yes to Faux Wood: Chic Sustainable Home Decor

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Between deforestation, heavy machinery emissions, and the costs to transport wood for import and export, using wood throughout your home for decor can come at a hefty environmental price. green construction green remodeling sustainability faux wood sustainable home decor Save the trees and use wood alternatives instead when it comes time to decorate your abode. From faux bois accoutrements to alternative window coverings and flooring […].

20 Incredible Home Theater Designs You Won’t Believe

Green Furniture Home Design

Home theaters are becoming almost mandatory in modern family home designs. Our generation loves it’s media, and we want a room in our home that gives television, gaming and movies the sound and picture quality they deserve, along with a comfortable place to view them with family or friends. Media rooms, or home theater rooms, are fun to plan, because they work well in areas that are generally more complicated to work with, such as windowless basements.

Green Home Renovations Make Your Home Stand Out In A Competitive Real Estate Market

Living Green & Saving Energy

If you are a seller, you need every possible incentive for someone to choose your home rather than another comparable home on the market. How can you get that advantage for your home? Try doing some green home renovations, and then highlight them in your promotional materials. [.]. easy green living tip green construction green remodeling how to go green green home green home improvements green renovations how to sell your home

Make Your Own Oat Milk At Home

Green Prophet

If you decide to go with home-made, you’ll be pleased to see how little time it takes to make it. Home-Made Oat Milk. Image of home-made oat milk via www.thenutfreevegan.net. . .

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Beneficial Ways to Utilize Your Time At Home

Eco Friendly Daily

You realize the importance of staying close to home to survive the global pandemic, but keeping those feelings of stress, anxiety, and depression at bay is becoming more of a challenge as the months fly by. Home Projects. Home/DIY home

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Ways to Enjoy & Protect Nature Without Leaving Your Home

Nature Conservancy - Science

Resources to enjoy and protect nature from your home, for all ages. From the Field Outdoor Rec Urban Conservation Wildlife

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Buying a green home

Green Living Tips

Consider the environment when buying a home and you'll not only lighten your. Pick up some tips for buying a green home future household environmental impact, but you could save a bunch of cash over the long term.

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Energy Saving Tips for the Home

Living Green & Saving Energy

Reducing energy use in the home is not something that is often at the forefront of householders’ minds, but the money that being energy efficient can save makes the subject worthy of consideration. In an average household, around $110 a year is wasted on leaving electrical items around the home switched on or left on [.]. easy green living tip green living saving energy saving money energy efficient home energy efficient living

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Home crayon recycling

Green Living Tips

Recycling crayons isn't going to save the environment by any means; but it's just a little less garbage winding up in. landfill, can save you money and can help teach your children the value (and fun) in recycling

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Home cleanups help the environment.

Green Living Tips

A big cleanup around the home, shed and yard can lighten your environmental impact and save money Have you ever stopped to think how much stuff you have? Do you remember exactly what you own?

Home Improvement Projects with a Potential Payoff

Eco Friendly Daily

Most people know that home values will increase over time. But what a lot of people don’t know is that they can help raise their home value with a little time, sweat, and money. If you’re feeling the DIY vibe , here are a few ways to increase the value of your home. Believe it or not, the landscaping around your house can affect your home value. But when finished off with drywall and flooring, they add a lot of living space to your home.

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