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A Contributed Post: Eco-Friendly Homes Tend to Sell for More According to Reports

According to recent reports, green and eco-friendly homes tend to sell for more than others. Let’s review the hard numbers on eco-friendly home sales and discuss the trends that result in green homes selling faster and for more than their

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From Guest Blogger Devin Morrissey: Five Eco-Friendly Tips for Outdoor Home Renovations

Planning and beginning an outdoor home renovation can be a stressful time, so it’s understandable that many homeowners temporarily forget to follow environmentally friendly practices. However, failing to do so can cause both immediate and long-term damage to the ecology

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From Guest Blogger Brooke Chaplan: Green Planet–Three International Innovations Helping The Environment

Cleaning up the planet is, to say the least, a global concern. While Americans may suffer from factories that pollute the immediate environment or local water supplies, the oceans and the ozone layer affect us all. Therefore, it’s not enough

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From Guest Blogger Derek Lotts: Top Five Ways to Use Eco-Friendly Materials in Bathroom Design

We honestly can’t remember the exact moment bathroom design came into focus and turned into one of the top fixations of every household interior design but we do know we’re obsessed with it. With the gradual upgrade of interior design

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From Guest Blogger Dixie Somers: How to Ensure Your Backyard Pool is Eco-Friendly

If you’ve become concerned about the environment along with millions of others, you may have wondered what it takes to maintain an eco-friendly pool. Whether you regard your pool as a luxury or a hot-weather necessity, there are ways to

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From Guest Blogger Kara Masterson: Four Tips for Making Your Home More Environmentally Friendly

When it comes to helping the environment, you need to be doing your part. This doesn’t mean you’ll be expected to or be able to save the world. However, taking initiative on a regular basis can make a huge difference.

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From Guest Blogger Lillian Connors: Environmental Benefits of Steel Buildings

A large portion of environmental pollution can be attributed to construction and use of buildings. By opting for steel, you can contribute to a lower level environmental impact. Steel is becoming more and more popular in modern construction as modern

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From Guest Blogger Diana Smith: How to Green Up Your Insulation

Everyone knows the importance of insulation: it maintains the desired temperatures in our homes. In this way, quality insulation materials reduce the need for excessive energy use, which is beneficial both for our pockets and for the environment. If you’re

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From Guest Blogger Emily Folk: What Types of Insulation Are Most Important for Your Home’s Energy Efficiency?

You are well-aware of the importance of insulating your home. You’d love to see your energy bills go down, maintain a moisture-free barrier — and hey — it wouldn’t hurt to enjoy a bit more quiet. Insulation keeps your home

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From Guest Blogger Lizzie Weakly: Going Green–How to Improve and Maintain Your Home’s Energy Efficiency

Today, a good number of people have been sensitized and are aware of the effects of human activity on the environment. The direct consequence is that both organizations and individuals are taking deliberate steps to preserve the environment. While companies

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