Cut down on junk mail | Tuesday Tip

The production of junk mail has the same carbon footprint as 9 million vehicles, and the energy used to produce it could heat 250,000 homes for one day.

Observe an Eco-Sabbath | Tuesday Tip

An electronic sabbatical something everyone can use! Make sure to take the time off from staring at those screens.

eco-friendly remodeling

How Can Remodeling Be Made Eco-Friendly?

Remodeling can be an exciting time for a homeowner. It’s a chance to upgrade your home with new features and improve your special place. But have you ever considered ways you can take remodeling and make it better for the environment? When you choose to remodel, you’re already making an environmentally conscious choice. Using the […]

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.

sustainable travel

7 Easy Ways to Be More Eco-Friendly While Traveling

Are you looking to travel more responsibly this year? Then, check out these ten ways to be more eco-friendly and responsible while traveling!  From reducing your waste to choosing sustainable transportation, there are many ways to make your travels more sustainable. Read on for tips on how to make a difference while exploring the world. […]

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 […]

senior gardening

Senior Steps to Leaving Behind a Better Planet

It’s not easy to ignore the numerous, hazardous, climate change disasters happening worldwide. Human actions like deforestation, livestock farming, emission of fluorinated gases, to name a few, have left catastrophic impressions on our environment. We’ve seen many heroes and heroines rise to make a change in our environmental habits and strive towards bringing about a […]

Eco-friendly toilet paper | Tuesday Tip

Recycled paper is on a roll, with an increasing number of new products appearing on store shelves. Make sure to make the best choice for your household and for the planet.

Avoid bottled water | Tuesday Tip

Did you know consumers on average spend up to 10,000 times more per gallon for bottled water than for tap water? The plastic left behind from bottled water is a huge problem for our environment.