The Ultimate Guide to Green Parenting

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For parents who aspire to protect the planet and its precious resources, there is no better way to do so than through green living. This includes raising the entire family to be Earth-friendly so that they can protect the planet as well. By rearing eco-conscious children, parents can ensure that the next generation cares for Read the full article…

4 Essential Projects for February Weekends

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February brings ice, which can accumulate on your roof, causing an ice dam. Clean your gutters, and check your roof for any shingle damage. If you have a steam boiler system, February is a good time to check the steam boiler system and make sure it is working properly. Some home improvement projects may earn you tax credits, and if you have added insulation, replaced windows or added heating and cooling equipment, you may qualify for tax credits. Finally, store firewood away from structures, so you don't invite termites to have a munch fest on your existing structures.

Positive Energy Home: Turning Your Home into an Energy Power Plant

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Have you ever wished that your inefficient home could be a positive energy power plant, with no energy bills and no carbon footprint – a home that could be part of the solution to the climate crisis?  I had this idea several years ago, and my family and I set out on a journey to renovate Read the full article…

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Green Home Improvement Tips and Advice

TOM: Coast to coast and floorboards to shingles, this is The Money Pit Home Improvement Radio Show on air and online at MoneyPit.com. I’m Tom Kraeutler. LESLIE: And I’m Leslie Segrete. TOM: Thank you so much for joining us for today’s show. Hey, if you’ve got a home improvement question, a décor dilemma, something you Read the full article…