What’s an average homeowner (or home renter) to do to shave a few dollars off their heating bills – and still keep their home and its inhabitants safe, healthy and at least reasonably warm? Here are few simple, common sense tips to make the winter heating bill a little less painful.
Green and furniture should go together naturally, real wood pieces of furniture can last for generations. Here are five furniture stores in Connecticut that are green – in either the products they sell or the way they run their company, or both.
When trying to determine what is best for the environment, there are several options we are faced with. Here are some helpful and simple pointers to lead a greener lifestyle.
Connecticut is green – with much to attract the ecotourist. From its beaches and forests to its arboretums and vineyards, The Nutmeg State has a great deal to offer those who wish to recreate themselves amidst natural surroundings.
Water is a necessity for all living things and it is considered to be a renewable resource because it can be reused and we acquire more of it when it rains. We must start being more conservative with its usage, especially in arid regions.
Get ideas about what types of foods are fun and healthy for your child so you can ensure even the pickiest eaters are getting their nutrition.
Learn about the different architects that are utilizing their creative skills to develop green infrastructure throughout the US.
Water is a precious resource and we should not waste it. Learn how to clean your clothes efficiently without racking up the energy and water bills.
More and more companies in Connecticut are going green – and not just those that are involved in green business. From landscapers who are switching over to propane from gas to schools that are investing in energy-efficient systems, all across the state employers are embracing green ideas.
If you would like to read about how to live more sustainably or how others began their journey to live a more eco-friendly lifestyle, here are a few suggestions to get you started.