U.S. Summer Camps Get Sustainable and STEM Spins Thumbnail

Summer camp is a time-honored tradition in the United States. After all, more than 14 million children and adults attend camp every year here. And while some children head to the same campgrounds their parents and grandparents attended back in their day, there are all sorts of new opportunities for summer camps these days -- [...]

Young People Want To Trade Urban Life For A Cozy Cottage, Study Finds Thumbnail

Countless articles are circulating the web trying to interpret the mysteries of the so-called Millennial generation. Writers and analysts seem perplexed over their career goals, spending habits, and even their love of avocado toast. As the world tries to enter the minds of these tech-savvy, creative young people, the real estate market continues to ask: Where does this [...]

3 Green Renovations to Transform Your Energy Efficiency Thumbnail

To say that "green" is on the tip of everyone's tongue would be a vast understatement. It doesn't matter if you're part of the building trade, or a completely separate industry - it's a concept that has been driven into us for the last few years (and for good reason). When it comes to houses, [...]

Four Things to Consider When Purchasing a Mattress for the First Time Thumbnail

When you first move out on your own, there is a good chance that you will take your old mattress from your parents’ house with you to sleep on until you can afford to buy a new one. Once it is time to upgrade your mattress to a newer model, it can be hard to [...]

Green, Clean, and Healthy: How Sustainable Office Practices Are Helping People Thrive Thumbnail

Not every office in the U.S. can be like the headquarters for the American Society of Interior Designers. After all, they've made visually appealing environments their business. But they've also embraced eco-friendly practices to the -nth degree, as their Washington, D.C. office was just named the greenest and healthiest on the entire planet. ASID has [...]