Article Archive for Eco-Decor & Design

What to look for to begin a household compost pile
As the green movement gains momentum, more people are focusing on eliminating waste from their homes and producing more all-...
Lower the heating bill and help the environment with these energy-smart tips
Reducing the amount of heat loss in your home can help the environment, and it can save you a bunch of your hard-earned cash....
Transform scraps into soil-enriching fertilizer for your garden
One of the easiest ways to go green is to start a compost pile. All you have to do is throw your coffee grounds, leftover food,...
Save money and the environment by reducing your laundry cost
No one enjoys laundry day. No one. But we'd all probably hate it just a little less if we knew that we could save money on our...
3 tips to reduce household messes
Our lives can be busy and chaotic and, often times, our house or apartment is the casualty of this fast-paced lifestyle. Things...
4 steps to environmentally friendly energy use
Green power, as defined by the EPA, is electricity produced from solar, wind, geothermal, biogas, biomass or low-impact small...
6 steps to make a compost pile, plus a recipe for homemade fertilizer
Composting is the perfect way to recycle biodegradable material, and because it’s easy to do, you can do your part to help the...
3 places to find worms for composting piles and containers
If you thought composting was just for homeowners, think again; with worm composting, you can make compost no matter where you...
A step-by-step look at the latest eco-furniture craze
Bamboo furniture is no longer relegated to beach décor and rustic living. While you can still find unrefined natural bamboo...
All about the craze for organically grown cotton
Whether you're sensitive to the chemicals used to manufacture non-organic fabrics or just want to be more environmentally...