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Cleaning Green: 5 Super Simple Spring Cleaning Tips

Bring the Freshness of Spring Indoors, Naturally Written by: Kendra Morvillo There’s something about spring that makes me feel like emptying the entire contents of my house into a trash bin and bathing it in lemon scented cleaning supplies……

How Does Solar Impact Property Value

Solar power has demonstrated tremendous growth over the years. 135,000 homes and businesses converted to solar power in the first half of 2015 alone. As this growth continues in the residential sector, questions are raised on how solar impacts…
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Environmental Challenge: Overpopulation vs Overconsumption

Overpopulation has long been seen as one of the more significant problems that face this planet. While population growth without resources to sustain those people is an obvious problem, it’s a view that tends to miss the real concern.…
Sustainable timber and the use of sustainable wood has become a very big deal in recent years. Here's what to look for when you make a purchase.

How to Identify Sustainable Wood Products

How to Identify Wood Products Obtained from Sustainable Sources Sustainable timber and the use of sustainable wood has become a very big deal in recent years. Using sustainable wood products ensures you are not supporting unethical logging…
Health and environment-conscious consumers have started looking for sustainable building solutions; the green home construction has been born.

Environmental Progress: Green Home Construction

When we evaluate the history of construction, it becomes evident that sustainability has only become an issue within the past hundred years or so. Prior to that point, virtually all construction was done in a sustainable manner. Green home construction…
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Sustainability Explained

What is Sustainability and Why is it Important Sustainability practices in basic terms include renewable resource harvest, pollution creation, and non-renewable resource depletion that can be continued indefinitely. If they cannot be continued…