Green Living – Being Waterwise in the Garden

Designing your home’s irrigation system to be waterwise would not only conserve water but also save you money on your next water bill. Approximately 100 kilolitres a year can be saved by replacing 100 m2 of well maintained turf with paving or synthetic grass, or 50 kilolitres a year by replacing this area with a

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Solar Energy For Green Living

As non-renewable energy sources are used up, it is becoming important for people to find alternative sources for their homes. Prices are likely to rise higher and higher as non-renewable sources of energy become rare. The Energy Information Administration in the USA has suggested that if just four percent of the worlds desert were covered

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Modern Home Decor – Simplicity At It’s Finest

If there’s one thing that a modern home has when it comes to decor, it’s simplicity. Some decorating practices use a lot of texture and knickknacks; you will certainly not find this in a modern home. Modern home decor includes clean lines, sparse decorative objects, and well thought out contrast in color. The colors in

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Green Living – Tips For Achieving Big Savings With a Water Barrel

Water barrels are a simple, inexpensive and ecologically safe method to counteract water shortages in arid environments, lower utility bills, and to achieve dramatic garden growth. Civilizations have used rain barrels for thousands of years. To get you started, here are a few simple tips for achieving big savings with a water barrel. 1. Choose

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Home Canning – Healthy and Green Living!

Home Canning in glass jars might seem old-fashioned to a lot of people, but it is a very healthy and green way of living. Its really quite simple and “yes” you CAN do it too! You will enjoy the rewards of numerous homemade meals and snacks. When you preserve food, you create healthy products that

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6 Green Living Steps For a Healthier Family and Cleaner Home

Obviously, you are interested on how to make your family go green (because you are reading this article). I’m sure you’re concerned about their health and our nature of course. It’s actually our responsibility to help our nature, likewise on how nature is helping us with our daily needs. Going green has become the trend

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