Tiny homes

Green (Living) Review

There are even, though primarily at present only intended for homeless (single) people, tiny homes villages – communities – springing up in some places with communal buildings, launderette, etc. Some of those tiny homes today, however, are taking tiny to the extreme.

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Make Your Smart Home a Green Home

Living Green & Saving Energy

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.

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 efficiency

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.

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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.

Coming Home through Yoga.

Elephant Journal

It removes the distinction between home as a feeling and home as a. Yoga Z ADMIN Yoga Featured Today coming home corpse pose why yoga Yoga is remarkably clever in its ways.

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The Eco-Home Design Guide – Book Review

Green (Living) Review

The Eco-Home Design Guide Principles and practice for new-build or for retrofit by Christopher Day Published by Green Book 29th October 2015 ISBN 9780857843050 (paperback) £24.99 Unlike most building and design books, The Eco-Home Design Guide encourages people to think of whole- of-life care.

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How to “Vacation” while at Home.

Elephant Journal

The main aspects of "vacationing while at home" are mindfulness and presence, which means simply making the choice to be fully present for an extended period of time just like we do while we are on vacation and experiencing new places. I've realized that we don’t have to go somewhere else to vacation we can actually do that wherever we are (with the right intentions).

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Benefits of a Green Home

Living Green & Saving Energy

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

HOME SEED DRYING & STORAGE

Green (Living) Review

How can we dry the seed at home? This is a really important bit. You need to dry your seed out, or it will not keep.

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Britain does not have a housing crisis but an empty homes crisis

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Thousands of homes in Gloucestershire and South Gloucestershire left empty, the Gazette reported on November 24, 2017. There is no need to build more homes; we already have them. empty homes homeless homelessness housing UK housing crisis

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Green Living: Upgrading Your Home Office

Living Green & Saving Energy

green business practices green home office efficient home office upgrade home officeLiving Green and Saving Energy has some of the most in-depth information out there when it comes to finding out new ways to live a more ecologically friendly lifestyle.

20 Incredible Home Theater Designs You Won’t Believe

Green Furniture Home Design

Home theaters are becoming almost mandatory in modern family home designs. 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.

Rare Butterflies Return Home

Nature Conservancy - Science

This summer 200 federally threatened Dakota skippers emerged as butterflies and were reintroduced to a Minnesota prairie. From the Field Wildlife Endangered Species Grasslands Insects Pollinators Restoration

California mandates solar panels on all new homes

Environmental Economics

If you want to build a new home in California, you will have to build one with rooftop solar, according to a new mandate from the California Energy Commission.    The solar rules will apply to new single-family homes and new multi-family housing of three stories or fewer.   The requirements are likely to add nearly $9,500 to the construction cost per home as state officials have declared a housing crisis.

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Cool Home Workspace Design Tips

Green Furniture Home Design

When working at your home office or in any work environment, it’s always important to enjoy the are around you and fee comfortable with where you are working. Home Office home office design home office ideas

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Fantastic Modern Contemporary Home Office Design Ideas

Green Furniture Home Design

With so many people working from home – or taking work home from the office – having a sufficient workspace is necessary. Decorating that workspace should be a priority because you will spend a great deal of time in your home office.

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Modern Home Office Design Ideas

Green Furniture Home Design

Because twenty-first century technology allows people to do more work from home than ever before, the home office is an essential part of every home. Your home office can take up as much or as little of your house as you want it to.

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Do Green Homes Sell Better?

Living Green & Saving Energy

Selling your home in today’s slow real estate market is tough. You need every advantage you can get for your home. But money is tight, so you want any investment you make to increase your home’s marketability. Which brings me to green home upgrades and investments. Does a green home sell better? green building green construction green home audit solar panels energy saving home green home improvements green home upgrades

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

Decorate Your Home in Eco-Friendly Style

Living Green & Saving Energy

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

Contemporary Home Decor Tips and Ideas

Green Furniture Home Design

When you are looking for contemporary home decor tips, you need to start by figuring out what you want. Contemporary design means different things to different people, so start by considering what you like to see in your home.

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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.

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Natural Home Guide

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Natural Home Guide from www.v Here you can find room-by-room tips and product suggestions, so you can create a comfortable, inviting and happy natural home of your own. bamboo natural home guide greenwashing greenwash bamboo lies

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Home as a State of Being.

Elephant Journal

Adventure Health & Wellness Non New-Agey Spirituality Right Livelihood Travel being home feeling at home finding home moving nomads spirituality within ourselvesMy therapist once said something to me that stuck with me for years to come: “When you feel.

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Home for Christmas

10,000 Birds

This year I’ve chosen to forsake the summer entirely and head to my parent’s home in Cheshire in England. It’s the time of the year again, where I leave the sometimes ephemeral Austral summer of New Zealand for a foreign clime. The skies are grey, the temperatures low, but the house at least is warm (a trick New Zealand has yet to master), the food plentiful and the birds good. Cheshire is a pretty good spot if you are interested in birds.

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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.

Style your home with oilcloth

Green (Living) Review

Once upon a time not so long ago oilcloth tablecloths and whatever else from that material, also known as American Cloth, were common in homes almost everywhere, though more among the working class than higher up the chain.

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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.

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5 Ways To De-Clutter Your Home Office

Green Furniture Home Design

A cluttered home office makes it difficult to find something when you’re looking for it. Here are five ways to de-clutter your home office, increase your productivity, lower stress and generally improve your life. Home Office declutter home office home office cleaning

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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.”

British Home Secretary wants to ban encryption

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) British Home Secretary Amber Rudd wants to ban encryption – well basically – for she demands that the security services and police be given access to the encryption WhatsApp and other secure messaging services.

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Returning home, reunions, smoke and birds!

10,000 Birds

Thomas Wolfe wrote an interesting story back in 1940, called “You can never go home again” While I am no writer, and have not penned any stories about my home town, there certainly was some trepidation in my return last week for my 40th High School Class reunion.

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Sneaky Home Energy Hogs

Green Home Blog

Sneaky Home Energy Hogs. Cutting down on energy use is a huge part of going green, but sometimes even our best efforts to be eco-friendly at home can come up short. remove();});}; // ]]> Tagged: going green , green energy , Home Improvement.

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Say Yes to Faux Wood: Chic Sustainable Home Decor

Living Green & Saving Energy

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

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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BALL® home preserving starter kit – Product Review

Green (Living) Review

Home Preserving Guide & Recipe Booklet – includes 3 Simple Steps to Preserving & 3 Delicious Recipes For anyone wanting to make a start with preserving their garden produce, making jams and chutneys, etc., Review by Michael Smith (Veshengro) New to preserving?

Simple Design Ideas For Home Yoga Studios

Green Furniture Home Design

Eco Design home yoga studio yoga room Do you have a studio that you want to transform into an incredible place to do yoga? Create your very own, private, stress-free sanctuary! Leave your worries at the front door, and transform your space into a zen yoga studio.

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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.

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Coming Home. ~ Anne Samit

Elephant Journal

Yoga has brought me home in a way that is hard to explain, especially for someone who never realized she was far away in the first place.

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