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5 Tips For Your Small Greenhouse

5 Tips For Your Small Greenhouse

Gardening is a passion for many people, it provides a feeling unlike any other and the end result is incredibly rewarding.  If you have a greenhouse, you should consider planning out what you want to grow vegetables, fruit, or even just flowers can provide a stunning effect for all who […]

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Breathe Deep: Achieving Better Indoor Air Quality

Breathe Deep: Achieving Better Indoor Air Quality

You may be surprised to learn that the air inside your home is often more polluted than that of the great outdoors. If you or your family members suffer from asthma or allergies, the dust mites, pet dander and other irritants common inside homes can make time spent indoors uncomfortable […]

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Sustainable Travel – 5 Steps To Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

Sustainable Travel – 5 Steps To Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

With easy and affordable access to the most isolated islands and the highest mountains, humans are touching every corner of the earth. Everyone enjoys this accessibility and freedom, but it comes with a responsibility — to ensure the protection of the area so that the pristine conditions are kept intact. […]

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Education, Family & Personal, Green, Lifestyle

Tiny details such as these  mini toadstools will bring your tray garden to life.

How to Make a Miniature Tray Garden

Children love miniature versions of the things which they encounter in their daily lives; if it’s tiny and they recognise it so much the better! Creating a miniature tray garden with your child or with a group of children is a great way to help them get creative and to […]

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What To Consider When Purchasing Photovoltaic Panels

The price of a solar panel is determined by a few different factors. Factors include physical size, size in watts, material quality, warranty period, panel certifications. Do not simply choose a solar panel solely on cost. You may find they do not suit the area where you wish to install […]

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Environmental Issues in Mining

Environmental Issues in Mining

In some parts of the world, mining in an age old practice. Miners are people who survey the surface and sub-surface areas on the earth to discover minerals and other resources for extraction and processing. The very nature of the task – removing minerals from the surface and subsurface – […]

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How Do You Know If Solar Panels Are For You?

How Do You Know If Solar Panels Are For You?

There are a number of reasons why solar installers are becoming much more popular. People everywhere are turning to solar panels to decrease their utility bills and live a greener life. If you are a home owner in Massachusetts and thinking of getting solar panels installed, here are some reasons […]

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Old shoes make a fun hanging display.

How to Make Recycled Planters

Recycling is important in this day and age and there are many ways to take advantage of the free materials which are just lying around the average household…especially when it comes to your garden! As we come into Spring and planting season, most gardeners start thinking about what plants to […]

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Energy Efficient Roof With Residential Solar Panels

The effort to go green remains a top priority anywhere you go. Locally and internationally people and communities are getting together to find ways in which they can save money on energy costs and their energy consumption. One of these methods is through residential solar panels on your rooftops. There […]

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Education, Green, Home Improvement

Solar Energy Beyond the Home Front

Solar Energy Beyond the Home Front

  Acquiring solar panels for your home or business can often have extremely positive financial repercussions. Taking this simple step can not only reduce your overall energy spend per month by a substantial amount, but may also incur tax subsidies and help to improve your overall energy efficiency, saving the […]

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