Tired of paying high water bills? Have you heard of the ways you can use a rain catcher to lower those bills? You probably also didn’t know that 623 gallons of water can be harvested from 1 inch of rain on a 1,000-square-foot roof and as far as rain barrels are concerned, a typical 1/2-inch rainfall will fill a 50- to 55-gallon barrel. I’m sharing everything I know about making rainwater collection an efficient way to lower your bills and help the environment.
While I don’t think that CBD oil is the magical cure for everything that goes wrong in the body, I do believe that the properties of CBD are quite beneficial for some conditions. Here’s what I’ve learned about CBD vs. THC and my personal experience using CBD oil for pain management.
There is one super simple way to reduce the amount of money you throw away on your electricity bill every month… switch out your incandescent light bulbs for LED light bulbs. You’ll not only recoup the cost of the LED light bulb you bought, but you’ll also save hundreds — maybe even thousands — of dollars on your monthly electricity bills! Here’s how…
Honestly, I’ve never been diligent about using reusable shopping bags — because most are just too small. And you still have to carry a ton of bags from the shopping cart to your car… then again from your car to your kitchen. But since I’ve had these 4 large Lotus Trolley Bags, I use them all the time! Grocery shopping has never been easier. Here’s why I like the Lotus reusable shopping cart bags so much…
See why I think the SnapPower LED night light is the best night light ever — both from a practical, low-budget standpoint and from an eco-friendly one.
The best ways to attract bees and other helpful garden insects to your organic garden – like butterflies! Plus a list of the top plants that attract bees.
Compact fluorescent light bulbs (CFLs) can save you from $40 to $135 over the life of the bulb! Here’s how to choose the right CFL bulbs for your needs.
Here are some down & dirty practical ways that living green actually saves you more money than non-green options do — point by point, with my own firsthand examples.
Trying to stop wasting water in the bathroom? Here are 3 ways to conserve or reuse bathroom water.
Tips for building an eco-friendly house including special consideration for flooring, windows, roof, lighting, paint, and geothermal heating & cooling.
With 2 billion shipping pallets are in use every day in the U.S. alone, it’s inevitable that some lay abandoned. Why not use them to make something awesome? Here are 6 DIY pallet furniture ideas to add some pizzazz — and practicality — to your outdoor living space.
If you’d like to lower your utility bills, then these energy efficient remodeling tips should come in handy!
Getting married soon? Whether you were lucky enough to have a green wedding or not, here are some fun tips for having a green honeymoon!
By following this green checklist, you can easily incorporate simple eco-friendly practices into your daily routine AND help to reduce your carbon footprint.
Ford green cars are popular and highly rated. Check out Ford Motor Company’s top 10 green initiatives and see for yourself how Ford goes further.
A new national survey found that getting caught throwing trash of the car window is more embarrassing to Americans than getting caught cheating on taxes. What about you?… How would you rank the following behaviors, in terms of how devastated you would be if someone you admire caught you doing them?
The government rebates available for installing solar panels on your home could even get you solar powered for free.
Going green, getting healthier, and cleaning out your winter junk can all be accomplished in one fell swoop.
You probably already have 3 of the most powerful cleaning agents in your kitchen pantry. Here’s how to use them.
A growing list of FREE and SIMPLE things you can do to live green every day… starting now.
Do you have a recycled pet? If so, then you’re already thinking green, and your pet thanks you. Here are 5 easy ways to be a green dog owner or a green cat owner…
October is Energy Awareness Month. Here are some simple ways that you can make a difference at home and at work. Remember… your actions have a ripple effect!
If you’re trying to ‘live green’ through the Christmas season, that means you’ll probably be looking for a chemical-free ‘green’ Christmas tree. Here’s a good place to start…
Are you helping or hurting the environment? We are trying to help… but there are obviously more things that we could be doing. Here are some ideas of things you can do to make a difference with regard to Global Warming.
Ever wonder what you can do to make a difference? What are some things you can do to save the environment? Here are 25 things you can do to help put an end to global warming.