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Simple and superb ways to lower your home carbon footprint

We all know that climate change is taking place, which is not good for life on earth. We all also know that we all are the reason for the climate change. To go by the data released by some environmentalists, around 48 percent more carbon dioxide release is taking place all over the world as compared to the year 1992. The data reveals how we human beings are making earth a tougher place to live. However, some awareness has come in, as some people and organizations have come forward to put in efforts and bring down the carbon footprint level.

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Posted by Ecofriend1874 - September 27, 2014 at 8:27 am

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Easy ways to help you on your way to a merry green home

Our home is the best place we can ever have in this entire world.  It is not just a house it’s a sacred place where we feel the warmth and love of our close ones. With the so called industrial revolution, pollution has entered our homes making us feel sick and annoyed. Hence, it becomes extremely important to avoid a sustainable lifestyle and it would start right from our home. Here are five simple and easy changes to make your house a green one.

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Posted by Ecofriend1874 - September 19, 2014 at 10:49 am

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Make your bathroom a zero waste area

The bathroom is the place that must be kept clean and hygienic. To keep it clean, we buy all kinds of products that further add to the waste. If you want to reduce the waste production, you must start from the bathroom. There are few steps to make your bathroom have zero waste.

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Posted by Ecofriend1874 - September 15, 2014 at 5:34 am

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The ignored social necessity that is waste management

One of the main reasons behind pollution is wastage of available resources. The production and manufacturing industries use up a big percentage of natural resources. The products manufactured by industrial organizations are dumped into garbage bins thoughtlessly. Such acts of wastage have polluted the air, water and landmass around us. The huge quantity of non-biodegradable waste is causing landfill, erosion and polluting the still clean natural resources like seas and rivers.

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Posted by Ecofriend1874 - August 29, 2014 at 9:58 am

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Tips and ideas for making your barn eco-friendly

There are people who have no interest in hum drum city life and like to tend to their horses. They enjoy outdoor life more and don’t mind constructing a large barn adjoined to their home instead of going on fancy vacations at luxury resorts. Caring and feeding the horses can be quite expensive so if you really own a beautiful animal think seriously about making economical and eco-friendly changes in your barn.

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Posted by Ecofriend1874 - August 6, 2014 at 12:31 pm

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Common Indoor Toxins and Tips to Reduce Exposure to them

A lot of homes and home furnishings today contain unregulated amounts of toxins that can be detrimental for health in the long run. Some of the more common health problems caused by these toxins include neurological disorders, immune system disorders, multiple chemical sensitivities, chronic fatigue syndrome, hormonal imbalances and several allergies. In most cases, these toxins would not start showing up in the body until much later, thereby hindering the treatment process.

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Posted by Ecofriend1874 - July 28, 2014 at 5:53 am

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Simple yet Effective Tips to Improve your Recycling Skills

Many individuals think that recycling has to do only with plastic bottles and bins. In contrast, it has got a lot more to do than that. Those who find it hard to follow recycling drives organized by corporate companies can opt to start their own personal recycling drive, making it an integral part of their daily lives. Here are some simple tips that would help these individuals achieve this and improve their recycling skills for the better.

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Posted by Ecofriend1874 - July 23, 2014 at 6:47 am

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Make your yard a zero waste space

Changing your lifestyle to become zero waste is hard. It requires hard work, determination, and the willingness to change. But even though it’s hard, the reward you get back from it is worth it. Here are a couple tips to help you reach your goal in reducing waste in the yard.

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Posted by Ecofriend1874 - July 21, 2014 at 9:32 am

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Useful things built using reclaimed wood

There is rising demand for reclaimed wood and the reasons are varied. Such wood has its own natural beauty plus use of this type of wood helps to save natural resources as well as a lot of your money. In case you are interested in using such reclaimed wood then opt for color variations to add some spice to your selection, which you can use in your garden, in hardwood flooring or in bookcase.

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Posted by Ecofriend1874 - June 25, 2014 at 6:11 am

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How to utilize limited outdoor space to the fullest

If you love gardens but not sure how to utilize small space in the backyard for this purpose then details we will provide here will help you innovatively use your available space. In urban living, people have less living space and by properly utilizing your outdoor space, you can create an enjoyable getaway for yourself and your family.

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Posted by Ecofriend1874 - June 22, 2014 at 5:12 am

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