Looking for a cheap and easy way to build an attractive rain barrel? It’s way easier than you think! See 3 examples of pretty rain barrels: 1) Wooden rain barrels with rain chains, 2) Plastic rain barrels with potted plants, and 3) Ugly rain barrels with vines growing down the sides. These are all attractive rain barrels that you can make very affordably yourself
You have to plan ahead how you’ll be watering plants on vacation even though you’re not there. Here are 2 really simple ways to water plants while away + 3 clever DIY solutions that you might want to try. My best ideas for watering house plants on vacation.
Make small, easy, fun changes to throw the greenest Super Bowl party on the block! We’ve got the best picks for beer, food, and homemade penalty flags.
I love the holidays, but I also love Earth. That’s why I recycle Christmas trees, flowers & other organic materials that I use for Halloween, Thanksgiving & Christmas. Here’s how…
What if you have an unexpected vegetarian dinner guest this year? Here are 3 quick & easy vegetarian Thanksgiving recipes to wow your dinner guests.
Looking for some spooky ecofriendly Halloween decorations this year? Make your own Halloween LED lights! Here’s how…
Got Mardi Gras beads? You can reuse parade parade beads as gift wrap, a DIY chandelier, drink coasters, centerpieces, party favors – or just recycle them!
Here’s where to find free materials for all your DIY projects: free pallets, barrels, mulch, lumber, dirt, rocks, trees, plants, and seasonal craft items!
Recycled paper from old magazines, newspapers, and phone books can be put to good use by trying one of these 5 fun recycled art projects!
Think an automatic car wash is eco-friendly? It’s not! 5 DIY car wash tips to save water AND the environment. Plus some of the best car wash supplies to try
Looking for fun and rewarding ways to recycle your fall foliage? Here are 3 great ways to use fall leaves around the house.
Recycle your 1980s kitchen by giving it an affordable, green makeover! Simple DIY ideas to make your old kitchen look new again.
If you’re crafty (even just a little), you can reuse hubcaps in several fun DIY projects. Here are 3 unique ways to reuse hubcaps & give them a new purpose.
If your computer crashed (or died) like mine did, you can still recycle the hard drive. Here’s how to remove the hard drive & use it as a backup external hard drive
For an inexpensive natural weed killer, try this simple & effective natural weed killer recipe: just salt, vinegar, and dish soap!
Tips for building an eco-friendly house including special consideration for flooring, windows, roof, lighting, paint, and geothermal heating & cooling.
Enjoy glass insulators as much as I do? Have you tried reusing glass insulators in any of your DIY projects yet? Here are some fun ideas to get you started.
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.
Give yourself the green light on a fun recycling project that will liven up your game room or den: restore an old traffic light! See how I recycled one.
If you’d like to lower your utility bills, then these energy efficient remodeling tips should come in handy!
I’ve been gardening for many years. One of my annual keys to success is seaweed fertilizer. It’s one of the best natural fertilizers — especially if you live in close proximity to a beach where you can gather your own seaweed regularly.
Be ready for the next big snow with your very own pedal powered snow plow. Genius!
Rid your home of an energy-sucking monster and let the air dry your clothes. You can air dry your clothes in any size space or at any time of the year.
Looking for some creative and eco-friendly Valentine’s Day date ideas? These are sure to please your partner.
You probably already have 3 of the most powerful cleaning agents in your kitchen pantry. Here’s how to use them.
Tomato cages can be awkward to store once their purpose has been served. Why not turn them into a stylish pieces of decor instead?
Giving the gift of yourself can be one of the most valuable gifts someone you love receives this holiday season.
Save energy, time, and reduce stress by cooking Thanksgiving staples in a crock pot.
Got an old pair of shoes you just can’t part with? Give them new life in the form of funky solar-powered lights
Be the hit of the Halloween party with these easy to make Lady GaGa video glasses.
Add some stylish shelf and towel space to your bathroom for the big fat price of NOTHING!
Why not guide guests to your door via a solar-powered LED-lit glass paver walkway?
Don’t end up with dead flowers, herbs, or veggies because you forgot to water them. Check out these self-watering garden systems you can build yourself and on the cheap.
Tasty, frosty beverages an an essential part of beating the summer heat. Grab an old bike crank arm and craft the best brew and bottle opener around.
Want to liven up your outdoor space? Try making some chic hanging chairs from shipping pallets!
Want to grow your own herbs and veggies? Here are the details on how to build a simple but beautiful raised bed garden.
Move over Cadburry, this homemade organic creme filled Easter egg recipe is unbelievably easy on the diet.
Who says you need a lot of land to garden? All you have to do is plant vertically, not horizontally.
These fun gardening projects are worthy of a little bit of time during any beautiful weekend.
Whether you’ve been planning a St. Patrick’s Day party for weeks or you’re just throwing one together, here’s everything you need to know to keep it truly green.
How to build an incredible outdoor cob pizza oven for under $20.
Simple, easy, and creative project to turn a gourd into a festive party light or chic accent lamp.
Overcome the recycling challenge of having too little space to store those empty containers with this DIY under-counter recycling system.
These 2 ridiculously easy and creative projects are the perfect ideas to bring some flare to any space while reusing items that have outlived their purpose.
The fun doesn’t stop when the alcohol has run dry…because now you’re free to make that empty wine bottle into a tiki torch or wall mounted vase!
Why waste gas driving around to look at Christmas lights when you could be your very own Christmas lights display on two wheels?
Get creative and use easy-to-make bows and other creative ideas to wrap your Christmas presents without using commercial wrapping paper
Sometimes LED Christmas lights aren’t the most eco-friendly option. Find out how regular old mini lights can be greener than LEDs.
Still looking for great ways to green your Thanksgiving? Here are some of the best ideas we’ve seen around the web.
What’s more fun than polishing off a bottle of whiskey? Using the empty bottle to make your own server or PC!