Which Flooring Materials Are Best For the Environment?
The need for environmentally-friendly materials is at an all-time high right now. The planet has never been in such a catastrophic state in regards to global warming and all the ill that comes from it. As such, many people are wondering how they can implement eco-friendly materials into their homes and businesses. In order for […]
Environmentally-Friendly Ways to Clean and Sanitize Your Home’s Surfaces
As we all pay closer attention to our personal sanitation practices in light of the COVID-19 pandemic, many of us are wondering how we can keep our homes clean without negatively affecting the environment or pushing us over our budget. Furthermore, many of us are also concerned about the harsh chemicals, found in mainstream cleaning […]
6 Environmentally-Friendly Ways to Enjoy Water Sports Over Summer Break
Water sports are a great way to get active during the summer months. They are also immensely fun while activating your body and mind like no shore-bound exercise can. They come in plenty of varieties, so you should be able to find something that suits your preferences and fitness levels. However, apart from the fun, […]
How to Care for Your Pet in an Environmentally-Friendly Way
We love our pets and their undeniable ability to calm us, make us laugh and feel generally well. But what is their impact on the planet? Like humans, they too have an impact on the environment. Small changes by many pet parents can make a huge impact on reducing the carbon footprint of pets. In […]
Clean and Green: Environmentally-Friendly Spring Cleaning Ideas
During this past winter, you may have become comfortable with an indoor routine focused on warm meals and cuddling up under cozy blankets. Except for the occasional household chores, you might be one of the many people who let their cleaning routines lag behind other responsibilities. Now that the majority of us are actively practicing […]
How Can Windows Reduce Your Energy Usage?
Windows have a significant impact on the look and feel of a home or commercial building. They let natural light filter in and allow you to enjoy the outdoor scenery. At the same time, they play a role in a building’s energy efficiency — or lack thereof. Excess light shining in can raise indoor temperatures […]
6 Ways Students Can Be More Environmentally-Friendly on Campus
We all have a responsibility to do our bit to help the planet, and that includes those of us currently finishing our higher education. Students are a hugely influential group which includes the leaders of tomorrow. This is why it’s never been more important to lead the way when it comes to saving the planet. […]
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 […]
Environmentally Friendly Ways to Prepare Your Home for Spring
Winter is a beautiful season. For many, the snow is a time to enjoy the outdoors, while for others, it’s a time to cozy up by the fire. Even as an avid winter-lover, however, the first day of spring always brings a smile. A warm breeze. Blue sky. Birds chirping. It’s the season of life, […]
How Can We Construct More Environmentally-Friendly Commercial Buildings?
Ensuring our buildings are more environmentally-friendly is not as big of a hurdle as some may initially assume. Depending on the types of materials used in construction, the energy consumption of the building itself and overall design, any structure can impact the surrounding environment in a positive way. With new technologies and a better understanding […]