Green Homes

As Technology Advances, Even Our Windows Are Getting Smarter (And Greener) Thumbnail

As our awareness surrounding environmental impact continues to grow, the number of options available for eco-conscious consumers continues to grow. And since those embracing green lifestyles may also be seeking high-tech options for their homes, these advancements may offer more than mere energy efficiency: they might even look like something out of a futuristic film. [...]

What Does It Take to Build a Sustainable Home? Thumbnail

We are currently living in one of the most ecologically conscious periods of human history. This increased awareness is partly due to better and more comprehensive education regarding climate change and other environmental issues. But we are also more aware of climate change because its effects are starting to become manifest. We no longer have [...]

Both Seniors and Millennials Eager to Follow Tiny House Trend Thumbnail

The tiny house movement has been around for quite some time, but it’s gained a lot of traction among two distinct demographics: Millennials and senior citizens. Although one might assume these two groups have entirely different needs and wants for their housing, it seems that the low-cost, minimalist lifestyle is becoming more appealing to those [...]

How Green Homes Can Extend Past Four Simple Walls Thumbnail

Having a green home can make a massive difference in how you live your life, and how much you pay in energy bills. One thing that’s often overlooked about environmentalism in the home is where the home ends and the rest of the world begins. Do four walls contain your home, or does the notion [...]

5 Ways To Significantly Improve Your Home’s Indoor Air Quality Thumbnail

When it comes to your home’s air quality, most homeowners never go beyond installing a carbon monoxide detector. But that’s a pretty low bar to set for your family’s health: if the air isn’t literally killing you, it’s nothing to worry about. The truth is, the average child catches between six and 10 colds a [...]