Article Archive for Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

How to redesign your home in a way that's eco-friendly
Eco-design isn’t just good for the environment; it’s good for your wallet. Green home design uses renewable resources that...
3 tips for starting your compost pile
Backyard composting can be one of the most rewarding aspects of gardening. But how does composting work? The answer to that is...
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...
4 steps to dispose of old power supplies safely
More than 3 billion batteries are sold in the United States each year, according to the Environmental Protection Agency. Although...
Learn the best way to break down food waste with worms
Worm composting, or "vermicomposting," is a simple and effective way to reduce food waste in your trash and create inexpensive...
How to build a green home from the ground up
If you're serious about eco-friendly living, consider developing a green home plan. Green home design is among the fastest-...
Ways to be mindful of your contribution to climate change, and ways to offset your impact
The U.S. Energy Information Administration states that greenhouse gases are gases that keep heat in the earth’s atmosphere. They...
Learn how to make any building or redecorating project green
Planning, creativity and imagination are the fuel for your recycling ideas. Recycled products are readily available, from...
4 tips for using rotating composters
Home composting systems are an easy way to reduce your household waste and create great compost for your home vegetable and...
4 ways to recycle lightbulbs without the hassle
The Environmental Protection Agency states the mercury from one florescent light bulb can pollute 6,000 gallons of water beyond...