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Energy-Saving Improvements to Boost Salability

Energy-Saving Improvements to Boost Salability For the majority of Canadians selling average homes, it can be difficult to highlight the reasons why yours is the best choice among similar homes on the market. If you’re intent on increasing your home’s value and … Continue reading

10 ways to conserve water in the home

10 Ways to Conserve Water in the Home

Fresh, clear, drinkable water is something most of us take for granted because of how easy it is to turn a faucet and have it pour out. The truth is, though, there’s a few reasons why we should try to conserve more water in the home. Continue reading

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5 Tips for an Environmentally Friendly Kitchen

If your kitchen is looking more shabby than chic, you may be considering a remodel. Try these five tips for a greener, more environmentally friendly kitchen. Continue reading

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Green Gadgets for Your Home

Gone are the days when going green meant you had to lose out on luxury. Green is cool and to prove it you can buy no end of green gadgets to make your home a more environmentally friendly place and save you money, too. Continue reading

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What should be in a green home?

5 Things Every Green Home Should Have

If you want to save money and live a better quality life, here are 5 things that every green home should have. Take note. Continue reading

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5 Home Improvements That Will Save You Money

Keep heat from leaking out of drafty rafters and outdated light bulbs draining the power grid, with these inexpensive home improvements that will save you money over time. Continue reading

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What to consider when buying an energy-efficient home

Buying an Energy-Efficient Home: 5 Things to Consider

Energy efficient homes save you in monthly expenditures and reduce your carbon footprint. Check out 5 things you should consider if you want an energy-efficient home. Continue reading

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Increase Your Home Value With Sustainable Living Touches

Finding small sustainable living touches will not only help you to do your part in protecting the environment for future generations, it also increases your home’s value. Continue reading

Elements of sustainable decor

3 Elements of Sustainable Decor

Eco-friendly interiors, which use sustainably-sourced materials, can be both beautiful and innovative. Let’s take a look at some of the most creative and practical sustainable decor solutions. Continue reading

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Canadian Government Encourages Greener Households

Considering that 27% of carbon dioxide emissions come from residential use, the ecoEnergy Retrofit Homes program is definitely a step in the right direction. Continue reading