Category Green

2011 Trends in Eco-Friendly Kitchen & Bath Products
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2011 Trends in Eco-Friendly Kitchen & Bath Products

Most new models of toilets, showers, and kitchen appliances reflect eco-friendly manufacturing and design principles these days, and now the homeowner seeking a total “green” solution is able to choose from a growing number of lighting, heating, plumbing, and floor products, like those displayed at the 2011 Kitchen & Bath Industry Show in Las Vegas.…

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How To: Clean Cast Iron

Cast iron is such a strong and reliable material that it can last forever-if you care for it properly, that is. Here's how to clean cast iron pans, furniture and other implements.
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Radio: Reclaimed Brick

Eco-friendly reclaimed brick boasts the appealing patina of age, not to mention the advantages commonly associated with newly fired brick, including sturdiness, low maintenance requirements, and lasting beauty.
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Radio: Reducing Dust

Follow these tips not only to remove the dust that has settled on your floors and furniture, but also to prevent dust from entering your home in the first place.
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Pro Tips: Is Solar Right for You?

If you're thinking about installing a solar energy system, you first want to be sure it makes sense for your home. Let us lead you through some of the variables you'll need to consider.
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Radio: Smart Power Strips

Even when not in use, home appliances consume energy if they are left plugged into an outlet. Look to new smart power strips to minimize the extent to which you are paying for electricity you don't actually use.
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Radio: Upcycled Designs

It's always better to find a way to recycle or reuse an item than to send it to a landfill. Some creative designers out there today are finding new uses for consumer items that once went straight to the dump.
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