Green Living : Home & Garden
Making your home more energy efficient by using solar power can involve the use of solar powered appliances including solar water heaters and solar powered yard lights, wall clocks and battery chargers or installing a complete solar powered system. A regular water heating system may account for up t
With growing concerns related to pollution and other environmental issues, a seemingly large segment of the world population is looking for cleaner and sustainable ways of living. It is no wonder that many people are switching to renewable sources of energy rather than depending on fossil fuels.
Today with all the frequent news stories of product recalls and infection being spread throughout the country by food that is contaminated, what better way to eat healthy than to grow your own food in a greenhouse. You control the environment, what is applied to the growing food and what is not and
A biological filter is a natural filtering system consisting of helpful bacterial colonies. These step by step instructions on building a biological filter....
Over the years, plastic has been blamed for being responsible for the excess non-biodegradable garbage in the world. It is ironic that plastic is also the solution for messes in homes and offices. Plastic storage bins are a good way to store clutter and other items around the home that are not used
If the environment is important to you, you probably realize how harmful these large power companies can be to the environment. Some are nuclear power plants, others burn coal for power... they have many methods to produce power but almost every single one of them has negative side effects on mother
It is very amazing to know that the energy that human beings consume in one whole year is only equivalent to one hour of sun's energy being emitted to the earth. Indeed the sun possesses enormous amount of energy and yet massive it may be, it gives life to all the creatures on the earth's
Many of us get tired of constantly seeing our power company increasing the rates. Also, most of us live in an area where we only have one power company that will service our home, so when the rates do go up it feels like we have no choice but to pay more money and try to cut back on power usage. I&a
Have your energy bills been stressing you out lately? Have you considered solar panels, but you don't know enough about them, or if you can even afford them? This article will take the mystery out of solar panel renewable energy. We will discuss the basics of this clean energy resource and ever
There are many renewable energy advantages, most well documented elsewhere. I just want to take some time to explain how magnetic generators work. They are really quite a nifty idea, combining natural laws of electromagnetism with our endeavors to save on electricity.
The right tree in the correct place is often a phrase well worth remembering. Think of it like this: a new Maserati would be the perfect automobile for touring down any road in the Italian country side; however, you would not haul a ton of dirt in one. Likewise, an old pick-up may be ideal to keep a
Building, owning and operating a small, or medium home greenhouse, is something that really gets in your heart. Once introduced into the greenhouse world, you just never want to be without one again. A greenhouse can be a wonderful playhouse of magical greenery, or it can be a lalapalooza of rainbow
Off grid systems are becoming more popular as energy rates continue to skyrocket. Producing your own electricity will enable to break free from the chains of unreliable and expensive electricity for good.
Is there really affordable solar energy? We hear advertisements an T.V. and Radio about all kinds of solar power where someone will come to your home or business and give you an estimate for thousands of dollars to install half of your roof top with panels to generate electricity for your home.
For many years, the Green Movement has taken the nation by storm. Per customer request, business small and large promote their social responsibility by using eco-friendly and chemical-free products. The cleaning equipment itself has now began manufacturing products to promote a cleaner, more green e