Environmental remodel

5 Ways to Limit the Environmental Impact of Your Home Remodel

There is no denying that renovating and remodeling your home can go one of two ways: you can do it the green way, or with little regard to your environmental impact. Without a doubt, your focus should be on remodeling your living environment the eco-friendly and sustainable way, not only for the health and happiness […]

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The Importance of Providing a Green and Healthy Environment for Your Child

As a parent, one of your biggest responsibilities is to provide a safe and healthy home environment for your child. It is also one of the biggest challenges, especially since children usually learn from the examples they are given at home. Teaching children how to preserve the environment and lead a sustainable lifestyle is the […]

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5 Must Haves When Building a Modern Energy Efficient Home

Choosing a site for an energy-efficient home is similar to planting a tree in your garden. In order for it to thrive, you need to take into account things such as the composition of soil, the amount of sun, shelter from winds, etc. When considering a passive home, you need to determine which part the […]

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Ways the Oil & Gas Industry is Trying to Become More Sustainable and Green

When you think of the oil industry, environmentalism and sustainability are probably not the two words that come to mind. Nevertheless, we are living in an increasingly eco-friendly world, where both the residential as well as the commercial realm are adopting and implementing green practices in order to create a safer living and working environment, […]

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How High-Tech Appliances and Smart Devices Improve Energy Efficiency

Photo by Bence ▲ Boros on Unsplash High-tech appliances are no longer just something from sci-fi movies. In this day and age, almost every home has at least one smart appliance, whether it is something as simple as a coffee maker or something a bit more complex, like a thermostat that controls the temperature in the entire home. […]

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Residential Solar Panels: Are They Worth It?

Solar enthusiasts and advocates are raving about the environmental benefits of residential panels. Solar companies are promising you thousands of dollars in savings. Still, you do not want to simply buy into the hype and listen to people throwing some ballpark figures around. The upfront investment of having a mini power plant above your head […]