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Biofriendly Reasons You Should Unplug More Often

In this day and age, being plugged in has almost become a way of life. If you’re plugged in, you’re connected to the rest of the world. You’ve got your finger on the pulse, you know what is happening in the world when it happens and you are very unlikely to miss out on the […]

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5 Environmentally-Friendly Benefits of Nurturing Trees in Your Yard

Homeowners are often aware of the superficial appeal of trees in their landscaping, but little more. While they appreciate the beauty of a flowering dogwood or a maple’s changing leaves, the value of dogwoods, maples, elms, sycamores and other common species isn’t purely aesthetic. These trees have a purpose. When you look past their vibrant […]

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Passive Housing: A Greener Way of Living

We’re all looking for ways to cut back on our energy usage and, in turn, reduce our utility bills. Actions such as replacing old light bulbs with efficient LED models and using household appliances only when they’re full or almost full help to conserve energy, but if you truly want your home to be as […]