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How Producing Your Own Food Can Actually Preserve the Environment

It may sound like a tagline from a blockbuster movie, but gardening can save the world. If COVID-19 has taught us anything more, besides the importance of washing our hands, it’s the planet thrives better when we’re locked up in our homes. We are part of this planet as much as it’s part of us, […]

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How to Reduce Air Conditioning Costs in Summer

Summer is a time full of barbecues and beach trips. It also brings the heat, which will lead you to crank up your air conditioning. However, the costs to cool your home can add up quick.  Here are some green tips for reducing your utility bills this summer.  Upgrade Your Windows If your windows are […]

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4 Creative Ways to Limit Waste from Your Household

The latest emphasis on green living has enhanced the strive for zero-waste lifestyles. However, many people are cautious about taking care of the environment and planet. Fortunately, figuring out ways to limit waste from homes is an effective way of moving closer to zero-waste lives. It entails small lifestyle changes, including shifting from plastic to […]

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5 Tips for Environmentally Responsible Construction in the Eco-Conscious World

Sustainable residential and commercial real estate development is on the rise around the world, and there are many reasons for this shift. We shouldn’t get ahead of ourselves in thinking construction companies and investors are suddenly interested in saving the planet. Even though many truly are, we should instead consider the various benefits environmentally responsible […]

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How to Make Your Coffee Routine More Sustainable

Coffee is a staple of so many cultures and everyday routines around the world, with millions of cups consumed every day. It’s a highly traded commodity that plays a big part of the global economy. But as delicious as coffee is, it’s not without its consequences to the plan – the growing and transportation of coffee […]

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Green Teens: 6+ Ways to Encourage Your Teenager to Be More Eco-Friendly

Parenting a teenager is a tough job. You’re responsible for instilling all sorts of big-picture and practical skills on a day-to-day basis, from waking up on time each day to operating a vehicle, so adding more to the pile can feel downright impossible. But as the world heats up, our forests disappear and trillions of […]

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How to Prepare Your Roof for Solar Shingles

Solar shingles are a great way to make your home more environmentally-friendly and lower your electricity bills. However, it’s vital to do some prep work before installing them. Here is how to get your roof ready for installation.  Benefits of Solar Shingles Before you install your shingles, consider some of their advantages. One of the […]

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How Aspiring Entrepreneurs Can Prioritize Sustainability

If you are a business owner, or thinking of becoming one, it’s important to understand you have responsibilities. While there will be familiar elements such as finances and employee welfare, one of the areas receiving increasing focus as of late is entrepreneurs’ sustainability obligations. After all, industry is one of the key contributors of potentially […]

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Road Trip Checklist to Make Your Travels More Biofriendly

Road trips are one of those summer pastimes filled with adventure and fond memories. You’ve probably had at least one road trip, whether with family or friends, over the course of your life so far. Maybe you went camping or to visit a National Park. Perhaps you took a trip to the lake or decided […]

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Planning the Ultimate Biking Vacation

We’ve been told ever since the pandemic began that being outdoors is a lot safer than being inside with other people. Meanwhile, many of us have been working from home, feeling cooped up and isolated for a long time, and itching to get out. Fortunately, there’s no better way to scratch that itch than by […]