upcycled furniture

10 Repurposed (or Upcycled) Furniture Ideas to Give Your Home a Fresh Look in the New Year

The new year is an excellent time to refresh and remodel areas around your home, giving it a fresh start. When you make a change, you don’t have to get rid of everything — you can repurpose and upcycle old furniture to create new items. Old cabinets, drawers and larger pieces are blank canvases for […]

upcycled furniture

10 Everyday Products Made From Recycled Materials

Utilizing products made from recycled materials helps to reduce waste by giving old materials a new life, rather than sending them to landfills. This helps to conserve natural resources and reduce the environmental impact of manufacturing new products. Additionally, using products made from recycled materials can also help to reduce energy consumption and greenhouse gas […]

biofriendly resolutions

10 Biofriendly Resolutions You’ll Want (and Be Able) to Keep

While people typically make (and let’s be honest, break) resolutions around this time of year, we have some biofriendly resolutions you’ll want to make and keep this New Year. These aren’t tasks you’ll find difficult to complete, nor are they goals too lofty to accomplish. In fact, I think you’ll be able to easily incorporate […]

eco-friendly home decor

9 Best Choice Materials for Eco-Friendly Home Decor

Decorating a home can be stressful. You want to find decor fitting with the furniture and other items you already have, but you also want to support sustainability and do what you can to reduce your household’s carbon footprint. Choosing suitable materials for your eco-friendly home decor can help you know where you should start […]

Borrow and share with friends | Tuesday Tip

There are so many online resources where everything can be borrowed or shared through verified lenders, and even libraries are expanding well beyond books and media.

eco-friendly loft conversion

Building an Eco-Friendly Loft Conversion

Space is something few of us can take for granted in our homes, and there is often a need for more. Fortunately, eco-friendly loft conversions allow homeowners to add another room and maximize the potential of their homes. Adding a room in the loft allows for growing families to stay where they are, rather than […]

conscious decluttering

Green Tips for Conscious Decluttering

Spring cleaning and decluttering your home is a great opportunity to start fresh, get rid of things you don’t need, and update things requiring attention. It’s also an excellent time to examine your home life and consumption habits to find ways to live more sustainably.  How we live our lives and manage our homes has […]

sustainable home renovations

12 Ways to Renovate Your Home Sustainably

There’s a lot to think about when renovating your home. You need to design your new space and add your personal style to the house. However, you should also incorporate substance, as well as style, when doing home renovations. Consider how you can help the environment when making design choices. Here are 12 ways you […]

Repurpose your pumpkins | Tuesday Tip

Pumpkins can be repurposed in many different ways once you’re done with them, so harvest the seeds or make a pumpkin puree to get the most out of your jack-o-lantern!

Slash Your Holiday Waste | Tuesday Tip

There are a ton of opportunities to repurpose things around the house, upcycle, or get creative with the way you present your presents this holiday season!