Hoarding can be a problem for many people, whether they admit it or not. To keep you and your family from drowning in clutter, it is important to start reducing your rubbish one room at a time. After you finally gather them in one place, you can already call your trusted junk removal company to have them recycled or reused some other way. 5 Steps in Recycling Accumulated Waste While being eco-friendly may sound easy enough, some people may still see it as an insurmountable goal to the point of giving up. However, this should not be the case … [Read more...] about How to Recycle Your Accumulated Waste Periodically
Reducing our carbon footprint on the world should be something we all keep in mind as we go about our day-to-day. If you aren't sure how to do that, we delve into the topic right here with a variety of products that can help you do just that.
R22 or Freon is a refrigerant that is commonly used in HVAC and refrigeration systems in your home and office for many decades. There are many positive qualities of R22. It is energy efficient and compatible with many HVAC systems on the market today. But there is a disadvantage to using R22 in your HVAC systems. That is the substance is damaging to the ozone layer of the planet. In fact, Freon damages the ozone layer of the planet and is responsible for causing many skin cancers due to the exposure to dangerous ultraviolet rays of the … [Read more...] about Reasons You Need to Get Rid of R22 (Freon) Right Now
We all have a responsibility to do our bit for the planet. However, the trouble is that a lot of people assume that making small changes to their property won’t make much of a difference at all. This could not be further from the truth. If we all make small changes, it will have a big impact. Plus, it’s really easy to do and can save you money too. With that being said, read on to discover the different ways you can make your home more eco-friendly. Switch to LED light bulbs Let’s begin with one of the simple changes you can make around … [Read more...] about Making Your Home More Eco-Friendly
What comes first, your property or the planet? If we are honest, the majority of us would say property. It’s not that we don’t want to help the earth but that we are a little lazy. Plus, the cost of renewable energy and eco-friendly methods can be high. So, a green and fashionable property is not a common thing even in this day and age. But, is it possible to mix style and practicality and produce a home that is as chic as it is eco-friendly? You bet your sweet backside it is! For all the wannabe eco-warriors out there, here are the tips which … [Read more...] about The Green, Fashionable Home
America’s transportation industry is responsible for approximately 40 percent of our country’s fossil fuel–related carbon dioxide emissions. But seeing the world doesn’t have to mean playing a part in destroying it. These eco-friendly travel ideas can make your next vacation much greener. Rent an Eco-Friendly Hire Car Rather than taking your old gas guzzler on a road trip, consider renting an eco-friendly hire car instead. Car rental companies such as Budget Rent-A-Car and Enterprise Rent-A-Car proudly offer a comprehensive range of … [Read more...] about Coupons for Good: 4 Ways to Travel Green
This post was updated on August 6, 2016 For years I've scrambled for plastic baggies, paper napkins and plastic utensils for school lunches and field trips. Did you know that using those disposable items cost you roughly $435 a year? Our friends at ECOlunchbox did a study in 2009, that calculated the savings for a family that had two kids and one adult packing lunch five times a week. EcoLunchbox has a stunning line of products that includes super cute bentos, sandwich boxes, snack containers, lunchbags and more, all of which are … [Read more...] about Doing Lunch the ECOLunchbox Way