The Importance of Low VOC Carpets

The Importance of Low VOC Carpets

Majority of American households have their houses carpeted but not realizing that this can cause problems to indoor air quality. Carpet, with its associated padding and adhesive, is a major source of VOCs.  Installed carpet has an inherent properties of 100 over chemicals, and to make matters worse, it captures additional chemicals and pollutants from

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The infinitely Renewable Energy Future

We are aware that our life is closely tied to electricity. When the power goes out, we have almost nothing, as the work of most of the devices we use to power instructed. Therefore, it is not surprising that a city is a dead city without electricity. Almost all human activities that work. Can continue

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Window Replacement Guide

Window Replacement Guide

Window Design Before you can appreciate just how much a window can save you on your utility bills, you must understand the actual working of an energy efficient window.  This window replacement guide will attempt to help you in this understanding.  The theory is fairly straightforward: windows that are designed to be energy efficient are

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The Sustainable Furniture Council

Unless you’re involved in the interior design or furniture manufacturing industry or are deeply involved in the green movement, you may not have heard of the Sustainable Furniture Council. However, they are an organization worth getting to know. The Sustainable Furniture Council is a non-profit group of suppliers, manufacturers, retailers, and designers formed to promote

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Ten Ways to Become Eco-Parents

Have you ever heard the phrase, “children learn by our actions, not by our words?”  When it comes to many issues, this is very true.  Children emulate what they see.  If you want your children to grow up to be environmentally conscious and responsible adults, show them what that looks like.  Show them what it

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Green Reasons Why We Should Only Buy Recycled Toilet Paper

In your quest to be an environmentally-conscious consumer, have you considered buying recycled toilet paper? Many otherwise green families skip this eco-friendly product and much of their decision is based on a lack of information and perhaps the idea of recycled toilet paper. However, it’s definitely not recycled from other toilet paper but rather other

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Why you should consider Green Building Standards

A growing number οf architects, clients аnd customers agree thаt thе establishment οf sustainable structures іѕ more аnd more a necessity thаn a fashion statement. According tο estimates, residential аnd commercial buildings account fοr up tο 50% energy аnd consumables іn thе world, υѕе 1/6 water аnd 1/4 οf thе entire timber іѕ harvested. Bу

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