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Pumped Up About Geothermal

Pumped Up About Geothermal

People are finding that geothermal pumps, which draw on the below-ground temperature of 50 degrees to heat and cool buildings, make sense environmentally and economically.

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Solar Heats Up

Solar Heats Up

Rapidly improving technology and sharply declining prices are making solar energy an ever more attractive option for homeowners.

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Eco-Friendly Home Building

Eco-Friendly Home Building

Smart energy technologies make our homes healthier, more comfortable and more affordable, all while helping our home planet.

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Sustainably Stylish Home

Sustainably Stylish Home

Buying a sofa or carpet? Now we can check out its origins to verify it’s made from sustainable products without child labor or toxic chemicals harmful to family members.

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A Gorgeously Greener Holiday

A Gorgeously Greener Holiday

With a little creativity, we can decorate with eco-friendly holiday trees, wreaths and table settings that festively marry cherished traditions with contemporary delights.

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Water-Wise Kitchen

Water-Wise Kitchen

By choosing, cooking and storing family food wisely, we can play a role in solving our planet’s diminishing potable water supplies.

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Tips for the Best Yard Sale Ever

Tips for the Best Yard Sale Ever

Big signs, clever price tags and personal touches are sure ways to make a yard sale stand out.

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Developing Gardens Instead of Golf Courses

Developing Gardens Instead of Golf Courses

Creative subdivisions are being built around working farms that include homegrown veggies and even chickens and lambs.

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It’s Easy to Be Green

It’s Easy to Be Green

Simple household and car fixes that take mere minutes can make a big difference in the planetary footprint we make.

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Upcycled Décor

Upcycled Décor

Using imagination, verve, and a little effort, dull pieces of old furniture can be transformed into artistic centerpieces.

May 2015
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