October 17th, 2018 | by Sponsored Content
When you purchase an existing home, you don’t have much say over the home’s architecture, materials, or systems. You basically have to live with whatever the original builder decided to do. This is why home additions and extensions are so exciting. They allow you, the homeowner, to have control over the eco-friendliness of your home without building a new structure from scratch.
October 30th, 2016 | by Guest Contributor
The search for alternatives to standard lawn care and associated negative environmental effects must combine common-sense solutions and look at the real benefits of synthetic turf.
May 12th, 2015 | by Andrea Bertoli
We have collected nearly 50 tips and tricks for how to make your home more energy efficient. Tips for kitchen, bathroom, bedroom & beyond!
October 28th, 2014 | by Scott Cooney
The importance of properly insulating your home should be quite apparent at this point. Creating so-called thermal barriers in the home to keep heat from moving from one place to another can save a lot of money on heating and cooling costs as well as help keep living and working spaces more comfortable
October 14th, 2014 | by Peter Young
We live in the information age, where it seems that almost anything can be found by simply typing a few [&hellip
April 12th, 2014 | by Scott Cooney
Home improvement comes in many forms. Here at GreenLivingIdeas, we aim to deliver good quality ideas for greening (which we [&hellip
March 17th, 2014 | by Scott Cooney
Getting hangovers is so fun…until you have one. Then, it’s just hell. Here are the best natural home remedies for [&hellip
April 12th, 2013 | by Andrea Bertoli
A few years ago, Eco Karen created this great post about easy ways to ensure that your bedroom, where we [&hellip
April 13th, 2012 | by Sonya Kanelstrand
Much information is being shared about carcinogens in everyday items such as formaldehyde, nitrobenzene and methylene chloride. Instead of feeling shocked and perplexed by the toxicity you are involuntary living in, you can take a few simple actions to rid your home of many cancer-causers and ensure a healthy environment for you and your family
February 22nd, 2012 | by Lynn Fang
Composting toilets are easy, green, and don't smell bad!
September 26th, 2011 | by Sonya Kanelstrand
Until recently, nobody suspected there could be anything like indoor air pollution. With the development of technology and the better insulation of buildings in the past decades to save heating costs and to conserve energy, the air indoors gradually grew more stagnant allowing for common household pollutants to accumulate and in turn affect our health.
May 8th, 2009 | by maryeisenhart
There’s nothing more pleasing than driving through an established neighborhood and taking in the architectural scenery and the manicured lush [&hellip