Article Archive for Eco-Decor & Design

Learn about CFLs and LEDs, your keys to saving energy
Energy efficient light bulbs last longer, lower our electric bills, reduce water and air pollution, are multipurpose and provide...
What to know about hazardous shower curtains, and ways to make your bathroom healthier
There is a reason why that new vinyl shower curtain you just bought home may have a funky smell when you open up the package....
What you need to know about this alternative water-heating option
With the rising cost of fuel and concern over carbon footprints, many homeowners are turning to green technologies such as a...
4 steps to keep cats, dogs and other intruders out of your composting project
If you’ve discovered the benefits of creating a backyard compost pile, then you also know it could attract unwelcome guests like...
6 steps to save water and the planet with conservation-friendly faucets and showerheads
Installing low-flow water fixtures has become a popular method of reducing water consumption because they regulate the amount of...
6 steps to increase size by fooling the eye and pleasing the mind
Ever want a bigger apartment or house, but can't afford a place with more space? Sometimes you just need to make some changes to...
How to make furniture polish at home using all-natural ingredients
Many commercial furniture polishes contain toxic chemicals. These chemicals can threaten the indoor air quality, as well as the...
Replace hardwood floors with cork and help the environment
Cork, a sustainable and renewable natural energy resource, is considered one of the most environmentally friendly types of...
4 ways to reuse your jeans
Even old comfy blue jeans can get to a point where they may not be as wearable as they used to be. But before you think about...
How to use natural heat to save energy and help the planet
If you have felt the warmth of a kitchen oven from across the room, you have experienced radiant heat. Radiant heating is...