Home Green Home: More Simple Hacks For An Eco-Friendly Remodel Thumbnail

There’s no doubt that home renovations can have a negative environmental impact. Between the home features thrown to the curb, new materials, and energy use, these projects are not exactly the greenest option. Fortunately, you don’t have to sacrifice your commitment to the planet while making these home improvements. There are steps you can take [...]

Eco-Friendly Basements: Better Energy Efficiency from the Ground Up Thumbnail

Every homeowner knows that remodeling your home is a viable way to improve your home’s value. And considering the fact that homeowners are spending nearly 60% more on home improvement projects in 2017 than in 2016, it should come as no surprise that many recent home improvement projects are focused not only around improving the [...]

Buying a Table Saw for DIY Projects Thumbnail

If you’re in the market for a new table saw for DIY woodworking projects, it’s easy to become overwhelmed by the choices available. Whether you’re buying your first table saw or want to an upgrade that offers better accuracy for your woodworking projects, shopping for one is not always straightforward. There are different categories to [...]

By 2020, All New Homes in California To Be Net Zero Energy Thumbnail

California is three years closer to reaching its goal: for all newly built homes to come equipped with zero net energy by 2020. Zero net energy, or ZNE, utilizes solar PV to achieve energy efficiency in the home while generating clean, renewable, and on-site power. The homes will produce more energy than the average homeowner [...]

From Sniffles To Hives: The Household Allergies That New Parents Should Know Thumbnail

Taking your little one home for the first time, you likely vowed to do everything you could to protect them. While you may have already learned that our kids are more resilient than we think, it’s still important to be aware of their health. And for many parents, this means dealing with household allergies. According [...]