Article Archive for Eco-Decor & Design

4 steps to reduce your energy use and costs
Looking to save money each month? Lowering your electricity bill is a fast and easy way to do so. But lowering your electricity...
6 steps for greening your home and reducing energy use
By creating an eco-friendly living space, you can reduce your utility expenses and make your home healthier. Here are some steps...
6 steps to maintain eco-friendly furniture
Bamboo furniture is a unique addition to any home. Since bamboo is actually a fast-growing grass, it is an eco-friendly...
How to figure out your impact on the environment, plus ways to minimize it
When you spend a few hours hiking through the woods, you leave footprints; evidence that you were there. Footprints are...
A step-by-step guide to using the sun for cooking, plus tips on making your own solar cooker
Solar energy can be used in many ways: to generate solar electricity, to heat buildings or water and even to heat food through...
4 steps to remove weeds from gardens the natural way
Weeds are more than pesky intruders into your garden; they can be a real danger to your plants. Weeds compete with your plants...
A step-to-step guide to harnessing the power of the sun
The installation of solar panels at your home or business is a great way to take advantage of alternative, natural sources of...
Ideas for increasing your home's eco-friendliness and reducing your energy bills
It’s no secret that the cost of energy has been going up recently. According to the U.S. Department of Energy, the average...
5 steps to improve your home's energy efficiency and comfort
In the United States alone, more than 46 million homes are under-insulated, according to the North American Insulation...
Learn more about energy-efficient appliances that can save the environment, as well as the money you spend on energy bills
Appliances and home electronics are responsible for about 20 percent of the typical U.S. home’s energy bills, according to the U....