Top 10 Tips for Home Efficiency

Published on October 9th, 2017 | by

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There are endless ways to make your home more efficient, but some are easier than others to implement. Energy efficiency retrofits are a great way to update your home (and save money on your monthly bills), but once you’ve done the efficiency upgrades, you can take on these 10 tips for home efficiency to further […]

10 Tips for a Healthier Home

Published on October 2nd, 2017 | by

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You have probably made changes to make your diet a bit cleaner, or you have invested in energy efficiency to ensure your home is greener, but have you taken any steps to ensure that your home is safe and healthy for your family? Creating a healthier home means reducing the amount of toxic products in […]

Keeping Your Home Comfortable – and Healthier – With Wool Insulation

Published on September 26th, 2017 | by

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By Steve Hanley Sheep’s wool has been keeping people warm for thousands of years. It is by definition all natural, renewable, and recyclable. When used for clothing, its inherent ability to breathe and absorb moisture – keeping it away from the skin – makes it comfortable across a wide range of temperatures. Could it do […]

How To Reduce Food Waste (and Save Money)

Published on August 17th, 2017 | by

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With supermarkets and grocery stores packed with cheap food brands and prepackaged goods, it’s no wonder we overconsume and overdispose. But buying too much too often and paying less attention to the ways we can save means that as much as 40 percent of the food we produce in the United States continues to get […]

All you need to know about Copper Recycling

Published on July 24th, 2017 | by

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Copper has many amazing properties, but one of the most important is that it doesn’t degrade after multiple rounds of recycling.  Recycling scrap copper can reduce the energy input and amount of emissions as compared to when metal is extracted from its ore. This way, recycling helps in conservation of our natural resources. Copper is […]

4 Simple Ways To Go Green For Back To School

Published on July 21st, 2017 | by

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Students, parents of students, and anyone who was ever either or both of these can relate: Back-to-school season is a time for new beginnings, and this too often means new “stuff.” Now is a prime time to reevaluate your habits, schedule, and routine as they relate to your mission to live your best life with minimal impact on the environment.