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Sustainability initiatives from America that are guiding the world

Climatic changes have been causing several harmful effects in various parts of the world. To fight its ill effects, there are sustainability efforts going on in almost every community. In the U.S. too, there are several urban sustainability efforts being done by communities in every nook and corner. Let us check out some of the inspiring green initiatives that can be replicated anywhere in the world. Continue reading Sustainability initiatives from America that are guiding the world

Amazing ideas to use for repurposing wine bottles

Recycling is one way to reuse the old stuff so it does not cause added pollution or damage to the environment. One such item that can be recycled effectively and creatively is a wine bottle. Wine bottles can take several shapes and forms on processing. Thus, you can create multiple items using old or empty wine bottles. Here are some cool ideas for you to recycle these bottles wisely. Continue reading Amazing ideas to use for repurposing wine bottles

Amazing lamps crafted by repurposing wine bottles

Recycling old stuff can be a very creative way to come up with new objects. Handmade lamps are also such objects that can be a result of recycling several types of products. However, here we are talking about the recycling of wine bottles that can lead to the creation of some awesome lamp designs. Check out a few such lamps that are so innovatively made out of discarded bottles of wine. Continue reading Amazing lamps crafted by repurposing wine bottles

Your sustainably clean house starts now

We often talk about factories, growing automobiles and big shopping malls for emitting carbon in the environment, but neglect the home products that can create indoor pollution and can be harmful for our health. Chemicals used in house cleaning products are the chief culprit of indoor pollution. However, we can replace these cleaning chemicals with natural product available in our homes that are as effective as other cleaning products available in the market. The best part is that they are much safer and does not harm the environment in any way. Here are some of the natural ways to clean different areas of your home. Continue reading Your sustainably clean house starts now

Unusual objects recycled into planters that look grat

Gardening is one work that is not at all boring and tedious! But watching same old plastic or clay planters can make us loose interest in our most loved job. If you want to give a new life to your garden, you can look for some objects in your home. Instead of trashing the useless clutter, you can convert it into unique and creative planters. This way you can enjoy your gardening and can add more green to the environment. Continue reading Unusual objects recycled into planters that look grat

Recycle spray cans into lovely and practical objects

With an imaginative mind and creative hands, we can turn any futile item into a useful object. Many creative people are using their imagination to the fullest. Below are some of the cool and incredible looking pieces made from empty spray cans. Take a look. Continue reading Recycle spray cans into lovely and practical objects

Employ old books for a classy home décor

Books are the real givers and each time you open them you will find a treasure of knowledge. Apart from rendering knowledge, old books can be turned into something valuable too. How about transforming your old books and adding character to your home? Gather all your old books, crumple paged covers, and turn them into an interesting display. Below are some spectacular examples of how you can turn your old wrinkled book into something so precious and beautiful. Continue reading Employ old books for a classy home décor

Whip up an eco friendly laundry detergent for your use

Making your very own laundry detergent will not only help in saving some money for you, on a larger front it is also a contribution towards saving the earth. Adopting such greener practices in your daily ways of life is an effective measure to start reducing your carbon footprints. Remember, charity begins at home. Continue reading Whip up an eco friendly laundry detergent for your use

DIY product ‘recipes’ for a green cleaning project

Everyone wants their house neat, tidy and clean.Why not do the cleaning in all eco friendly manners. After all, adopting sustainable living is one-step towards saving the environment. It must have escaped your notice that the cleaners you generally use at home, after purchasing them from the markets are unhealthy for use and harmful for the environment largely. In order to make your house greener to live in, you can opt to use some effective DIY green cleansers. Continue reading DIY product ‘recipes’ for a green cleaning project

Reusable and recycled DIY Halloween decorations

Halloween is one of the few festivities that bring out the kid inside us. Homeowners like to decorate their home during this festival and make it look eerie or creepy according to taste. It takes a lot of efforts to decorate the home for Halloween, but most of the decorations go to the waste bins once the day passes. Wastage of resources is not a good idea as it causes unnecessary pollution. The traditional Jack-o-lanterns and spider webs cannot be recycled, but there are other elements that can be reused and recycled. In the following, you will find out best DIY decorations which can be recycled further. Continue reading Reusable and recycled DIY Halloween decorations