energy efficient windows

An In-Depth Guide to Help With Buying Energy-Efficient Windows

Windows play an integral role in enhancing the visual appeal of your house, as well as providing many functional services essential to a balanced and sustainable lifestyle. The windows you have can play a significant role in the energy efficiency of your home. The question is, how do you know what type of window is […]

Mastodon looking tree

While it may look like the shape of a mastodon or the famous Muppet Mr. Snuffleupagus disguised as a tree, this is actually the Sequoiadendron giganteum ‘Pendulum’, known as the Weeping Giant Sequoia. The natural shapes of nature are astounding.

What the Frack?!

Hydraulic fracturing, also known as ‘fracking,’ can be a hot button topic when discussing the environment. This week Noel and Jacob drill into the subject, weigh the pros and cons of this resource gathering process, and stress the importance of relaxed and groovy buildings. 

Teslabatteryday

Tesla Tackles the Battery Problem Head On

Tesla Motors, and its growing fleet of electric vehicles, is a source of pride and promise that has been used as a rallying point by activists across the globe in their battle for a carbon-free, sustainable future. Factually though, there has been an underacknowledged problem facing the electric car industry for years – and environmentalism’s […]

Free Your Fridge | Tuesday Tip

Double check to see if your refrigerator has the space it needs to work efficiently. Make sure to refer to the owner’s manual for safe instructions on how to clean your coils.

interior design

6 Interior Remodeling Projects That Have a Low Impact on the Environment

Climate change is a primary consideration in 2020. Before acting, many people stop and second guess the impact their decisions will have on the environment. The real estate world is no exception. Therefore, if you are planning some upcoming interior renovations, choose the following remodeling projects to limit your home’s impact on the environment.  1. […]