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Green Tips: Home & Garden

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GREENER CLEANERS

Household cleaning products can be dangerous for you and for nature. Here's how to get things sparkling using better options that you make yourself.

ECO-PETS

Pets are a source of joy, but they also impact the environment. Find out how to reduce your environmental pawprint.

GREEN YOUR APARTMENT

Even if you rent your home, you can find ways to go green.

GO SOLAR

Join the rooptop revolution with the Sierra Club. Get your free solar evalution today!

GREEN YOUR GARAGE

For many people, a garage or storage shed is a magnet for clutter. Get some easy ideas to green your garage.

FOUR REASONS TO LOVE NATIVE PLANTS

Have you ever wanted a beautiful garden that attracts wildlife and needs very little care? Well, you can have your flowers and grow them too when you delve into the world of native plants.

PLANT A SUSTAINABLE GARDEN

Whether you live in the 'burbs, the hills, even a high-rise, chances are good that you can grow at least a small portion of your own food.

GREEN PEST CONTROL

Sooner or later everyone has a pest problem. Get rid of household vermin in humane, eco-friendly ways.

GREEN YOUR PATIO

Stay green when using your patio with these eco-friendly ideas.

GREEN YOUR GARDEN

Gardens are already green, but here are some simple ways to make your garden even greener.

WATER CONSERVATION

Find out what you can do at home to help preserve our most importation resource.

PLANT AN INDOOR HERB GARDEN

A small indoor herb garden adds greenery to a home while providing fresh, flavorful accents for winter recipes.

SAFER CLEANING PRODUCTS

Limit your exposure to harmful chemicals by replacing household cleaning products with DIY or organic, non-toxic options.

WINTERIZE YOUR HOME

Sealing leaks, improving insulation, and maintaining heating and cooling equipment could save up to 35% in energy costs. Find out how!

GREEN REMODELING

Whether you're planning a complete home makeover or just moderately tweaking your living space, find out how to choose eco-friendly materials for your remodeling project.

DOWNSIZE YOUR DOMAIN

Could you live in a 500-square-foot house? If the answer is yes, kudos! For the rest of us, find out how to simplify your life and maximize your space.

WATER-WISE GARDENS

Water is a precious resource, so when you're designing a garden, consider options for collecting or reusing water that would normally be "wasted."

HOW TO COMPOST

Reduce waste and give your garden a healthy dose of nutrients by composting food scraps and yard clippings.

 

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