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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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Best solar gadgets to pack for the summer

Summer is the time when all want to escape the intense heat, relax, and enjoy with our families.  To have this enjoyment and relaxation, you have to pay a large sum due to increasing electricity charges. The gadgets you use ultimately pull a large amount of electricity, which not exploits the environment but also affects you bank balances. Solar energy is the best alternative source of energy that not only cuts down the pollution rate but is also a money saver. The gadgets listed below work on solar energy, giving you the same comfort as the gadgets that run on electricity.

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Inns that flaunt sustainable and eye catching designs

The hotel business all around the world is in an attempt to go green and offer the best sustainable services one could ever have imagined. Here we have compiled five most fabulous and eco-friendly inns that would provide you with great hospitality along with the most luxurious services.

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Best green construction techniques for buildings   

Every individual wishes for a beautiful home made from the material that favor a long life span. Being a homeowner, we always opt for using the best construction techniques for our homes. It is imperative that the products used be of good quality, and promise long life periods. Today, green elements are being used in the exterior product used in construction of the building so that they not only satisfies the homeowner’s needs but also help preserve the environment. These green elements are made of recycled and recyclable materials that influence the performance of a home. As per Dr Prem Understanding the green technologies used in home construction is vital […]

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Misconceptions that shadow the use of cross laminated timber

Cross laminated timber was first used in Europe as an alternative to stone, masonry and concrete construction. It has proven to be an innovative building material that eases the process of construction of various types of houses. Since it is flexible, it can be used on surfaces such as walls, floors and roofs.

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Beautiful jewelry and designs made from recycled Nespresso Capsules

Nespresso Capsules are coffee capsules used in coffee machines. In the year 2010, about 10 billion of capsules were sold around the globe and while the coffee was used, the capsule itself found its way to the landfill. These capsules became a source of inspiration for artists, who decided to design jewelry and accessories, which not only add up to beauty of the women but also became another way of recycling the Nespresso Capsules. Some of the jewelries have been listed below that are original and must admit that the design are eye catching.

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Construction industry likely to undergo a sea change with self-repairing concrete

Human activities have led to the devastation of the Planet’s environment affecting lives of all its inhabitants. Efforts are on to mitigate this damage, and as a result several new methods that can reduce the damage are showing up. This involves being sustainable at every stage of our life including the way we design our homes and the materials that we use in construction.

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Eco-friendly ski resorts to consider for your next vacation

Apart from few of ski resorts, most of them are not environment friendly and uses various kinds of machines to create extra snow, which is harmful for the environment and consumes a lot of electricity. While offering guest greatest facilities, the ski resorts often disturb and exploit the natural environment. A big shout to the ski resorts that only aims at comfort and enjoyment of their guests but also about the conserving environment. Here we present you the list of top five ski resorts that are eco friendly and provide their guests the ever best and most amazing skiing facilities.

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Alternative products to reduce plastic products

Plastic has become a chief ingredient of almost all daily objects that we use. In fact, it is one of the major reasons behind the ever-increasing solid waste on the planet since it is non-biodegradable. Not only this, this harmful man made polymer has entered various food chains causing damage to both, animals and human beings. Although plastic has become deeply incorporated into our lives there are, still, alternatives that are eco-friendly and safe. Here are five of them.

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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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