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Eco-Living

Our Eco-Living articles & videos focus on ideas, projects and ways around the world to encourage living in environmentally sustainable manner, including saving-power, water, renewable energy, solar panels, recycling, bio-degradable products & more.

Sustainable Heating And Cooling Ideas That Can Be Incorporated Into Your Home's Design

Sustainable Heating And Cooling Ideas That Can Be Incorporated Into Your Home’s Design

All homeowners know just how expensive heating and cooling the home can get — roughly $1,856 is spent on home energy bills per U.S. household every year, with at least half this amount going toward heating and air conditioning. It’s no surprise, then, that homeowners are looking for more affordable and environmentally-friendly options. In particular, geothermal technology and […]

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Here’s Why Buying Used Machinery is a Smart Idea

Whether you’re looking to purchase industrial machinery or construction equipment, either way, it’s a major investment. Which is why it’s imperative to assess all your options before finalising the purchase.  While purchasing new machinery would be your first thought, have you considered buying used machinery instead? Whether you’re in the construction industry, food packaging sector […]

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Save Energy and sustainability

4 Benefits of switching to an eco-friendly office

Furniture from less harmful raw materials increases the appreciation of corporate social responsibility and directly leads to a rise in profit. This is usually because you have a brand that differentiates itself from the pack and is enticing to customers who are eager to patronise your services. Social benefits  The social advantages in switching to […]

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How to make your own compost

The first thing you might think about when making your own compost might be that it’s really messy and that it smells awful, and you may not even know where to even start. But, making your own compost has a plethora of benefits for your plants and flower garden. Not only are you recycling your […]

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Energy

Effective Home Heating Choices For The Luxurious Properties

The idea of luxury home living changed a lot in the past few years. Nowadays, it is not enough to have properties that are decorated in a specific way. Appearance became just a part of the equation. The modern buyer is highly interested in all aspects of living, including protecting the environment. According to AccuServ […]

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Appliances

Which appliances use up the most energy in your home?

Energy bills are something that we all dread, but that we all have to pay. The cost of energy itself is not going to decrease overall, so you need to make sure that you get the best value for money. If you feel as though you do not have the time to shop around for […]

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Eco-Friendly

Simple Ways to Make Your Home and Garden More Energy Efficient

As global warming and environmental issues become more and more of a problem, an increasing number of homeowners are working to make their homes and gardens eco-friendlier and environmentally efficient. Saving energy is also beneficial to homeowners in other ways than simply reducing their carbon footprint; it also has the potential to save a lot […]

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Breath of Fresh Air: Indoor Air Quality and Your Air-Conditioning System (Infographic)

Indoor air quality (IAQ) has become one of the most important HVAC issues among homeowners—especially those who suffer from asthma or allergies. The following infographic was first syndicated by Air Experts Heating & Cooling and clearly demonstrates why homeowners should understand IAQ and how it depends on a home’s HVAC system. The average person spends 90 percent […]

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Is Your Home Truly “House Healthy?” (Infographic)

When putting together a truly upscale house, you’ll need to attend to numerous little details, including energy efficiency. After all, just because your home has a high value doesn’t mean the energy bills should be through the roof. Beyond shrinking the monthly bills, most energy efficiency measures carry another advantage. They help make a home […]

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A Healthy Baby Nursery Starts with These Four Essentials

As a new, expecting parent, all sorts of things are going through your mind to prepare for your firstborn. The nursury is where your baby will spend a lot of his or her time, so it must be inspirational as well as healthy. Below are four essentials on how to create a healthy baby nursery. Eliminate […]

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