A few years ago, I moved into a new house and installed a smart lighting system throughout as part of an extensive remodel. Here is my personal experience with smart lighting — the pros and cons of this smart home technology that makes the lights go on and off automatically on a schedule and whenever motion is sensed.
LED bulbs are more affordable than ever – so I’m finally converting my entire home to LED light bulbs. See my top 5 picks for the best performing cheap LED bulbs.
I love buying green furniture for my house! Here’s what you need to know before you buy eco friendly furniture + Tips on buying used and recycled furniture
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.
See why Zoo Doo is one of the most popular (and effective) types of organic fertilizer around. We also have tips on how to use it and where you can get it.
Eco friendly coffee practices go WAY beyond just using green coffee beans. I’ve found a few clever ways to go green while drinking coffee. Have you tried these?
LED Christmas tree lights are greener and cheaper than incandescent holiday lights. Use this free Holiday Lighting Calculator to see the energy savings!
Wondering if leaf scoops really work better than a traditional rake when you’re raking leaves? I tried a set of ReLeaf leaf scoops. Here’s why I like ’em.
Find out why it’s more environmentally friendly (and healthier for you) to use an old-fashioned push reel mower. Reviews, green mowing tips, and more!
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.
Is leather or pleather more eco friendly? What about lace? And pottery? Find answers to these questions and get 23 unique ideas for green anniversary gifts.
Does the Incandescent Light Bulb Ban have you scrambling to replace lightbulbs? See which of these 3 green lighting alternatives will work best for you.
Toothpaste, cooking oil, lemons, vinegar, and baking soda are cheap, natural cleaning products you already have in your home. Use them as green cleaners!
Poo paper is a recycled paper product made from elephant dung and the brown waste from other animals that have fibrous diets – like pandas, cows, and horses
It’s not too late to buy for the greener giftees on your Christmas list!
Cool solar gadgets don’t just have to be small scale consumer products. Check these out!
There are all kinds of useless solar powered gadgets on the market, but these 7 are among the coolest, and more useful, of those gadgets.
There are all kinds of ways to harness the power of the sun. This 3D printer and light-cutting sunglasses are just a couple of them.
Every geek guy’s dream…a sexy chic in a solar-powered, gadget-charging bikini. Who could ask for more?
This solar powered lamp performs just as well as the original SunJar but costs less.
These 2 gadgets help you monitor your energy usage and save money in eco-geek style.
These shoes biodegrade and sprout wildflowers when planted in your garden at the end of their life.
No need to clean up after using these clever cups. After finishing your drink just eat them or toss them in the grass to feed it with vital nutrients.
Metal staples are out. This staple-free stapler let’s you stitch your papers together.
Great eco-friendly gift ideas for your special woman on Valentine’s Day