How You Can Avoid Solar Energy Pitfalls
While solar energy is a good alternative source of energy, there could be some pitfalls. Hopefully this article will…
Plants for Indoor Air Quality
Recent findings have shown that indoor air is often more polluted than outdoor air. The fact is is, indoor air is often…
Yard Sale Success: How to Hold A Successful Yard
In part one of How to Hold a Successful Yard Sale, we talked about the things you need to do to prepare for the sale,…
Renewable Energy And How to Use it
What is renewable energy and how can we use it. First off it is energy that comes from a natural resource and is naturally…
Solar Panel Systems - Is PV really worth it?
I live in what is called The Valley of the Sun. As I'm writing this it is 112 degrees outside, and I'm not looking…
Smart Green Home Design
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Build Your Own Solar Panel And Save Money
Who wouldn't love cheap or free electricity? It is an achievable goal. There are several options available to you. Two of the most popular choices are using the wind or the sun. Unfortunately the cost of the system can make the dream seem unattainable. Factory made solar panels for example,…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  Green Living   Feb 14, 2011  
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Free Wind Generators
Free Wind Generators can be built with recyclable material from your home. With a little know how you could be generating energy for your home for little or no money. The less money you spend on your wind generator, the sooner you will start seeing returns.
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  Green Living   Feb 05, 2011  
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Can You Build Your Own Solar Panel?
If you have been looking at home solar energy, then one of the things that may have put you off is the cost of the panels. These are the things that convert the sunlight into electrical energy. You may have been asking the question, can you build your own solar…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  Green Living   Feb 14, 2011  
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Eco Baby Products - Cloth or Disposable Diapers
Many parents these days are deciding to raise an organic "green" baby. Parents are looking for not only what is best for baby and its health but what is also best for the environment. The first decision many times is what kind of diaper to use with their newborn baby.…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  Green Living   Feb 10, 2011  
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Green Energy: 3 Ways You Can Start to Use Green Energy
Green energy is a good source to power today’s world. With the technology still rising and improving, our power requirement goes up as well. And with that we should consider using alternative green sources for energy to keep Mother Nature in giving us of what we need. Still confused on…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  Green Living   Jul 06, 2011  
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5 Reasons You Should Build Your Own Solar Panel
If you are looking to reduce your electricity bills, and who isn't? Then you may be considering generating energy from the sun. These systems can be very expensive, and the more you spend the longer it will take to pay back its costs in free energy. You can however reduce…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  Green Living   Feb 14, 2011  
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Top 3 Myths About Solar Energy Panels
Rising energy costs are forcing people to turn to renewable sources of energy. The sun, being the most readily available source of energy, is also being utilised to power up homes and cities. We use solar panels to harness the sun's energy and convert it into a form of electricity…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  Green Living   Mar 09, 2011  
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Green Energy - Build A Cheap Solar Water Heater
You probably know that you can generate electricity from the sun. However electricity is not the only thing the sun can give you. The easiest green energy project, and one that will give you a great saving on your utility bills, is to supplement your current water heating system with…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  Green Living   Feb 14, 2011  
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How to Build Your Own Solar Panel
Learning how to build your own solar panel is a lot easier than you may think. Homemade examples are considerably cheaper than factory built ones. Plus the more you save on the initial cost of your solar power plant, the faster it will pay for itself with the free energy…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  Green Living   Feb 14, 2011  
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Solar Panels for Your Home
How to acquire solar panels for your home. How to assemble, and connect solar panels for your home. Video instructions by a certified electrician.
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  Green Living   Feb 11, 2011  
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Enjoy New Looks And Improved Lawn Function With Landscaping Leeds
Having a charming garden that also responds to your practical needs can bring a very rewarding feeling. Acquire new looks and improved function with landscaping Leeds services. Landscaping Leeds is a general term that covers a variety of gardening tasks. A great gardener who delivers landscaping Leeds services can successfully…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  Green Living   Mar 28, 2016  
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Solar Panel Systems - Is PV really worth it?
I live in what is called The Valley of the Sun. As I'm writing this it is 112 degrees outside, and I'm not looking forward to walking out underneath the scorching sun. I think if all the rooftops were using solar panel systems to harness the power of the sun,…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  Green Living   Jul 05, 2013  
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How to Efficiently Use Solar Panels for Your Home
Finally decided to go solar? Fantastic! You’ll find some great energy savings in your close future. Plan on installing them yourself? There are a few things you need to know prior to purchasing them. Read on for more information. In order to determine how many panels you’ll actually need, you’ll…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  Green Living   Jan 16, 2015  
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Gardening As An Activity
Garden and gardening are inter-related to each other. The trend of gardens started in the prehistoric times. However, it has again come to fashion. The dual role of it can be cited as the prime reason. ‘Gardening’ as a term has been derived from the word garden itself. The entire…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  Green Living   Sep 06, 2011  
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What Park Fencing is Used for
Park fencing may also be referred to as estate fencing as it is known for being used on large country estates to create boundaries and define areas of land. Park fencing has a number of different uses and the style you choose will depend on its intended purpose. For anyone…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  Green Living   Mar 12, 2012  
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Buying A Light—do's And Dont's
Lighting, since a long time ago, has been an indispensable part of our lives. Be it a middle-class, or a high-class household, it is naturally imperative to install decorative pieces of lights to set the mood on a blissful mode. Giving your house an artistic look is all what your…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  Green Living   Dec 26, 2013  
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Go Green And Save Money - Build Your Own Chicken Coop
Before you decide to attempt to build your own chicken coop, it is important that you have a plan of action, as there are several things you should consider. When you finish constructing your chicken coop you will have a constant supply of fresh eggs for you and family. In…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  Green Living   Apr 21, 2011  
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Re/max Homes For Sale Flower Mound Tx: 4 Reasons To Choose Flower Mound
House hunting can be trying, especially if you’re searching in the hot, hot, hot North Texas housing market. In and around Dallas, home buyers are falling over each other trying to get to new and older homes - so why not make it a little easier on yourself by looking…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  Green Living   Aug 17, 2015  
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Landscapers Aire Valley: Signs That Mark An A - list Provider
Landscaping is a service that is an assimilation of multiple garden works that together contribute to the making of a beautiful garden. Quite surprisingly, gardening not just involves raking of leavings and sowing of seeds. It assimilates an entire range of tasks which is a culmination of hard and soft…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  Green Living   Mar 22, 2016  
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Outside Solar Lighting
Sometimes our yards and gardens remain dark because it’s not possible to plug in outdoors to light your path. However, solar power has answers to all your power problems on illuminating your outside solar lighting. Solar lamps use solar power to generate current; this current is stored in the battery…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  Green Living   Dec 07, 2012  
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Solar Energy - A Few Things You Need To Know
If you’re interested in solar energy, then hopefully this article will give you some answers to the questions you have. First of all solar energy is great if you get a lot of sunlight. However, when the sky is overcast, your energy production is going to go down. If you…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  Green Living   Dec 19, 2014  
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Solar Power Tax Incentives
Solar panels are a very popular way of producing renewable energy for many people around the world. There are some huge solar farms which feature hundreds of solar panels set up in the desert, which is used to create and distribute energy which is completely renewable. However solar panels are…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  Green Living   Jan 27, 2012  
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Plants for Indoor Air Quality
Recent findings have shown that indoor air is often more polluted than outdoor air. The fact is is, indoor air is often a greater health hazard than outdoors. So lets take a look at some recommended initial steps to make to improve your homes air, and the best plants for…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  Green Living   Jul 18, 2013  
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5 Benefits Of Building Your Own Solar Panel
With the rising costs of electricity, more people are turning to renewable sources of energy such as the sun. Oh yeah, the sun. In fact, solar energy is the most readily available source of energy and is more likely to be present a hundred years from now. What's great is…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  Green Living   Mar 09, 2011  
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Landscape Makeover
Importance of natural vegetation The right landscape layout can produce cool and natural atmosphere. In the layout of this area in addition to functioning as a conditioning and absorption, also serves as landscape aesthetics if processing is done by planning perfect. Planning the use of the existing contours that can…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  Green Living   Jul 03, 2015  
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Metal Contamination: Are the New Limits Enough?
The withdrawal of radioactive resources from commercial industrial sites, nuclear establishments, and Department of Energy facilities is a dangerous and pricey challenge. As a select few of these materials may not be contaminated, many industry representatives will claim it can be recycled or reused without health concern for the public.Scrap…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  Green Living   Oct 19, 2011  
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Easy Green Living at Home
Do you want to go green? Do you hesitate about green because you think it is too hard or too expensive? Green living is not as complicated as it may seem. There are many easy and inexpensive things you can do to go green. Today I am going to show…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  Green Living   Jul 28, 2012  
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Ways to Look for the Right North Shore Garden Maintenance Company
Are you looking out for a garden maintenance company? If that is the case then there are a few essentials that you need to keep in mind. As there are too many providers and looking for one will never be a problem and thus you will not feel the need…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  Green Living   May 13, 2014  
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Green Living: How to Use Less Energy
Our world today would not appear as what we see today without the help from energy. And it is fact that as technology moves forward our energy needs grows as well. Such problem is faced by dozens of nations today. And we all know how energy availability affects progress. And…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  Green Living   Jul 03, 2011  
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6 Ways to Protect Plants for Freezing
You’re one of the lucky ones. You live in an area where your backyard is filled with citrus trees and plants that weren’t really designed for cold weather. Now, a freeze is coming. Here are 6 ways to keep all your favorite things alive. 1. Cover! Tuck your plants in…
By:  in  Home Improvement  >  Green Living   Dec 29, 2015  
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