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Hydroponic Gardening – A Good “Going Green” Idea

So what is hydroponic gardening? It is a green way of gardening that consumes less environmental resources such as water, fertilizers, and more. And it doesn’t take much space to give you a year round gardening solution for your family.

Laundry/Mud Room

A Mud Room Shoe Shelf to Keep the Mud Out

Shoes … shoes … shoes. They are everywhere. Big shoes … small shoes … medium shoes. Shoes for sports … shoes for play … shoes for work. So get them organized and looking neat.

Home Storage

Sport Storage and Organization Racks

Looking for a place to store your sport activity items? Well, these items won’t fit inside a box. You need rather some storage organizational units to hold and secure your sporting items.

Green Home

House Plants Can Help You Go Green

What is so great about house plants. Well, first they help clean up toxins in the home. Second, they add color and decor to your home. Third, it helps you to go green!

HVAC & Utilities

Diagram: Heating Concept for Room and Floor

Boost your home’s energy efficiency by installing the latest in HVAC technology. New HVAC concepts include underfloor heating and single monitoring radiator heat.

Green Home

What Qualifies as an Eco-Friendly House?

Going green can be fun … and can save you in home energy costs. An eco-friendly house begins in steps. But let’s look at the big picture how you can become eco-efficient.

Automation & Security

Infographic: What You Can Do With Smart Home Devices

What can you do with smart home devices from a remote location such as at work or travel.

Laundry/Mud Room

Manage Your Laundry With Laundry Room Shelves and Cabinets

Any laundry room has a lot of supplies that include laundry soap, stain removal, drying sheets, and more. Assemble and organize your supplies with nicely designed laundry room shelves and cabinets.

Home Storage

Cold Storage Room For Keeping Food Close To You and Family

Why a cold storage room? It could be for multiple reasons. It is needed to store food, wine, potatoes, and other items that require dry, cool spaces.

Green Home

Living Green By Building and Utilizing a Garden Compost

If you are converting to a green living lifestyle, a great “green” concept is a garden compost area. A designated place where food scraps and other bio-gradable products are placed to degrade over time making earthly compost. Nothing wasted … everything gained!

HVAC & Utilities

Designated Home Utility Room for Maintaining Home Utility Needs

What is a home utility room? A room to manage your home needs and utility. You need a place to store cleaning supplies, paper products, misc home needs and a place to setup your home networks. Could you use the space?

Automation & Security

Using CCTV Security Cameras to Keep Your Home Secure

You may feel that your neighborhood is safe. But then again is it? All it takes is a simple break-in and then safety flies out the door. What would it hurt to install CCTV security cameras and motion sensor lighting. They are so simple and small; and they can be monitored via WIFI.

Laundry/Mud Room

Setup a Clothesline as an Energy Saving Unit

It’s nice sunny day outside. So why not dry your clothes on your outside clothesline. It will save utility costs. And it will brighten and freshen up your clothes. There are a number of clotheslines that can work for your situation.

Home Storage

Water Hyacinth Home Storage Baskets for Easy Organization

There is all kinds of items you need to store. Let’s take the home office for example. You need to store printer paper, envelops, empty folders, and other items. An option to consider is decorative water hyacinth baskets that store and stack easily on shelves for ready access.

Green Home

Energy Saving Ideas Using Solar Panels

Renewable energy options for the home Notes: This table illustrats the renewable energy options that can wean us from polluting energy sources. In this post we will review solar panels

HVAC & Utilities

Make Sure Your Home Is Well Insulated – Energy Savings Series

Become an energy saving house with home insulation Notes: Is your home an energy saving house? Energy savings include many different options and technologies depending on your area. In this

Automation & Security

The Benefits of a Humidifier for Healthy Air

Humidifier spreading steam into the living room Notes: Humidifiers are a must during dry winter months. Our windows are closed the and the furnace is pumping out warm, dry aid.

HVAC & Utilities

Saving Energy With LED Lighting

Saving power technology with modern LED lighting Notes: Who doesn’t want to reduce the cost of energy – it is not only good for the environment but also your wallet.

Automation & Security

Smart Home Infographic

Infographic on building a smart home Notes: How to make your home smarter? By implementing wifi and other gadgets to reduce costs and simply life. Reducing costs include smart HVAC

HVAC & Utilities

Diagram of a Geothermal Heating System

Using geothermal technology to heat and cool your home Notes: If you are thinking of a new HVAC system (or in new home construction),look into geothermal technology. As the diagram