Tag: Green Living

Posted on 05/31/2020
Getting the Most Out of Your Home's Green Upgrades
Photo by rawpixel via Pixabay Did you know buyers are willing to pay nearly 3.5 percent more for a home that features green or high-performance features? And while that may not sound like a lot, it factors out to be a whopping $8,750 for every $250,000. The key to getting the most for your green upgrades, however, lies...
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Posted on 03/01/2020
Selling Your High-Performance Home
Photo by OpenClipart-Vectors via Pixabay Ready to sell that home you've sunk your heart, soul and savings account into? Hoping to get a great return on all those green upgrades you had professionally performed? Don't rely on chance to get the ROI you deserve. Take charge of the sale of your high-performance home, and make sure everyone from...
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Posted on 08/04/2019
Life Lessons Kids Can Learn from Gardening
These days it seems sitting in front of a screen playing video games or watching movies is how many kids are spending their time. But it's important to know that encouraging them to keep in touch with nature is a good idea. When they get their hands dirty there are valuable life skills that can be taught, like...
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Posted on 06/30/2019
5 Reasons to use Bamboo Bedding in Your Home
Have you ever thought of using bamboo bedding before? If not, it is time to do so! Unlike in the past when bamboo was not useful in the textile industry, recent technology has changed the narrative. Bamboo is now in use in the textile industry with bamboo bedding as one of its products. With bamboo bedding in your...
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Posted on 04/14/2019
Cleaning Air Inside Your Home
New building methods increasingly improve insulation R-values inside homes, but as houses become more buttoned up, they also can trap lousy air inside. Your personal atmosphere might contain molds, formaldehyde, toxic chemicals from paints, carpets, glues, and cleaners, and benzene, just to name a few. On top of that, your indoor air carries pet dander, dust mites and...
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