29 Nov '11, 5pm

Green Home Tip of the Day

There are many components to a sustainable, green kitchen . Here are several affordable ideas for you : One green step that doesn't add to your costs is to select Energy Star appliances . Your refrigerator represents up to 15 percent of your total electric bill. Energy Star refrigerators today use 40 percent less energy than 2001 models, so an upgrade is likely to save you money. You can also save a considerable amount of energy by using fluorescent or LED lighting. Limiting the size of your kitchen is another important consideration—according to the U.S. Census Bureau, the average size of an American kitchen increased 215 percent from 1950 to 2004. Consider how much space you really need. You can also incorporate sustainability into the function of your kitchen by recycling food containers and composting food waste. When it comes to selecting materials for green flooring ...

Full article: http://greenhomeguide.com/askapro/question/can-you-recomm...

Tweets

We're playing a game at home today

blinkymummy.blogspot.com 30 Nov '11, 7am

This site requires JavaScript.

Glad to know that one of our 'Treehouses' in pink boards is happy in it's new home! @daisygreenmag

Glad to know that one of our 'Treehouses' in pi...

daisygreenmagazine.co.uk 28 Nov '11, 9am

It was a happy day when this pretty magnetic noticeboard arrived. Made in the UK from a high quality steel sheet, it has d...

Congratulations to Larien Elfar for winning the...

rescu.com.au 04 Dec '11, 11pm

Celebrity Files, By Chloe SchneiderOscar award winning Cate Blanchett was the guest of honour at a star-studded event to w...

You Can Rent Pamela Anderson's Green Home For $75K/month: I have a family member that lives in Malibu – which ha...

You Can Rent Pamela Anderson's Green Home For $...

ecorazzi.com 29 Nov '11, 2pm

I have a family member that lives in Malibu – which has afforded me the wonderful opportunity to spend summers, vacations,...

The UKGBC website can be found at #GVis2011

The UKGBC website can be found at #GVis2011

ukgbc.org 01 Dec '11, 1pm

Sustainability Training and Education Programme Are you looking to enhance your skills around sustainability? UK-GBC's exc...

Thanks to @FullScale, a respected green building architect in #RVA who sent this in... *siiiiigh*...

Thanks to @FullScale, a respected green buildin...

This Thanksgiving, the chickens living on Moskow Linn Architects cofounder Keith Moskow’s Norwich, Vermont, farm have two ...

Best home workout

Best home workout

mnn.com 01 Dec '11, 6pm

If you’re going to do a short home workout, you should pick exercises that challenge your whole body. Don’t waste your tim...

How will you stay Green? Check out some of our ...

nrdc.org 08 Dec '11, 1pm

Guides to a Green Holiday Here are NRDC's recommendations for making this season earth-friendly. For year-round advice, se...

@TheGreen_Blog Follow greenlivingtech .. Visit ...

agreenroof.com 02 Dec '11, 11pm

$2000 Available for Green Living Wall Garden_MEWU (Mobile Edible Wall) Whole Kids Foundation The School Garden Grant Progr...

Look at New Green Options at Construction Resources Slab Gallery

Look at New Green Options at Construction Resou...

greenbuiltblog.com 04 Dec '11, 4pm

For quartz countertops, green buyers are set with Cambria. As the only domestically produced quartz surface, Cambria Quart...

New on my blog - California Pizza Kitchen at Fahrenheit 88

New on my blog - California Pizza Kitchen at Fa...

kenwooi.com 26 Nov '11, 4pm

If you’re a pizza lover, you gotta drop by this eatery – it’s the California Pizza Kitchen. There are a few branches aroun...

A Cloud You Can Trust

spectrum.ieee.org 28 Nov '11, 7pm

Illustration: QuickHoney Click to enlarge. This past April, Amazon's Elastic Compute Cloud service crashed during a system...

Green Christmas Trees, Green Christmas Lights, ...

greentechmedia.com 29 Nov '11, 10am

The news cycle hasn’t been kind to electric vehicles lately. Earlier this month, reports of a car charger that caused a fi...

First Views of New Green Living Wall on London Tube Station

First Views of New Green Living Wall on London ...

treehugger.com 29 Nov '11, 10am

Jolly good: another green living wall is being installed in London and TreeHugger has the first shots of it. Located at a ...

Cyber Monday Boasts Green Beauty Deals : TreeHugger: Take advantage of green beauty deals with Naturopathica and...

Cyber Monday Boasts Green Beauty Deals : TreeHu...

treehugger.com 27 Nov '11, 5pm

Hot off the heels of Black Friday and Small Business Saturday, comes tomorrow's online shopping holiday, Cyber Monday. Whi...