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Sustainable Renovations

Our homes need some updating from time to time. Even though there is nothing that needs changing or fixing, a little refreshing can make a huge difference. But sadly, most people don't choose to use environmentally savvy ways during the renovation process. This may be because they don't know how to do it or because they believe it will take too much time and effort but it actually isn't so. Check out these ways you can use to renovate your home in an environmentally friendly way and make a step in right direction, towards the happy and healthy planet.

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Having a Green Home is not Complete Without a Green Garage

Many people think of green products, ideas and principles while planning a new home, but they may not consider the impact of the home's garage. A typical two-car garage is a significant structure, taking up almost a minimum of 400 square feet. Most garages utilize electricity, many are heated, and more than a few are attached to the home, raising issues of indoor air quality and environmental health. Whether you are planning to build a new

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How to Green your Garage

Every room in your house can be green. Being aware of our impact on the environment is an important way to go. Ecofriendly light bulbs, upcycling, water reduction and banning chemical opportunities can be found in every room – but what about your garage? How can you start a sustainability revolution in the coldest ‘room’ in your home? Use a garage for what it was intended for … to house the car. By keeping the car in garage for one

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