Save Gas With this Step

Save Gas With this Step
The following tips should help you achieve economic way to use fuel economy as well as help protect the environment. 1. Choose car base on your need if only in town choose smaller vehicle (Hybrid) 2. Check the pressure of the tires at minimum once a week, remember that even inflated tires lead to higher ...

Baking Soda for green way to clean your house

Baking Soda for green way to clean your house
Do not rush to spend a lot of money to buy cleaning the interior of the house. It could be, in fact you already have a variety of natural cleaning agents, that you never aware before Natural cleaners like vinegar and baking soda, besides cheaper, it is relatively safer than chemicals. Here’s how to use ...

Homemade Drain Cleaner with vinegar and Baking Soda

Homemade Drain Cleaner with vinegar and Baking Soda
Supermarkets and providers of goods store household cleaners often provide solutions that effectively clean your drain Unfortunately, this kind of cleaners generally contain sulfuric acid which is harmful if touched by human skin. Their contact with human skin alone is cause sunburn, especially if swallowed or splashed into the eyes. To avoid these side effects, ...

Reduce Waste With Strategy Reduce, reuse, and recycle

Reduce Waste With Strategy Reduce, reuse, and recycle
During this time, we tend to accept that development is a messy process. But, try to imagine, if in a project, a lot of material left. The Construction and Demolition Recycling Association estimates, the current construction and demolition produce about 325 million tons of waste each year in the United States. US Green Building Council ...

Improve Storm water Management

Improve Storm water Management
A rain garden or bioretention cells was depressed areas which contain a porous backfill beneath the surface vegetation. Often, this area has the underdrain to encourage infiltration and filtration, especially in the clay soil. Bioretention cells give the elimination of pollutants, groundwater recharge and runoff containment. They are an effective solution in an urban area ...

Natural Insect Pest Control

Natural Insect Pest Control
In the air, carpet, counter or cupboard, every home shares it’s resources with these tiny, often unseen invaders. Pesticides are available for most common household insect pests, but these potent chemical compounds may be more harmful to you and the environment than the pests. Here are some natural, non-toxic ways to control household insect pests. ...

How to Save Water During the Summer

How to Save Water During the Summer
One of the reasons drought hurts us so badly is that we waste a lot of water—not just by taking epic showers and being obsessed with grassy lawns, but by relying on outdated, inefficient water management systems that are built to move water away rather than keep it where it’s needed. Saving water helps towns ...

Homemade Fertilizer

Homemade Fertilizer
As a response to environmental concerns on global warming, a movement was started promoting the “organic” way of life. It essentially encourages people to lessen their carbon footprint by consuming organically grown foods and even growing their own organic gardens, among others. While some people found it easy to grow their own food, others who ...

How to Grow Your Own Food With Backyard Gardening

How to Grow Your Own Food With Backyard Gardening
If you still aren’t convinced, consider these benefits of backyard gardening: Improve your family’s health. Eating more fresh fruits and vegetables is one of the most important things you and your family can do to stay healthy. When they’re growing in your backyard, you won’t be able to resist them, and their vitamin content will ...

How to Go Green in an Apartment

How to Go Green in an Apartment
Living a green lifestyle doesn’t mean you have to own a house, apartment owners can do their share in being ‘green’ and eco-friendly. When living in an apartment, appliances, and utilities are most likely handled by your landlord or leasing company. This doesn’t mean there aren’t tips to help save you money and be environmentally ...