Sustainable Furnishings – How to Reuse, Renovate and Recycle [Infographic] — ecogreenlove

Around 22 million pieces of furniture are discarded per year in the UK and fewer than 1 in 10 people consider repairs to extend the lifespan of their furnishings.For the sake of the environment and to avoid perfectly good pieces of furniture going to waste – a change of attitude to becoming more mindful of eco-friendly options is necessary, and it’s crucial that we aren’t … Continue reading Sustainable Furnishings – How to Reuse, Renovate and Recycle [Infographic] — ecogreenlove

Green Living: Creating A Cozy, Eco-Friendly Home [Infographic] — ecogreenlove

Believe it or not, there are plenty of things you can do to improve sustainability throughout your home. From your flooring to ceiling lights and even attic insulation, all of these areas and items can be adjusted and improved to contribute to a brighter and greener household. Here are some of the main aspects to focus on. via Green Living: Creating A Cozy, Eco-Friendly Home [Infographic] … Continue reading Green Living: Creating A Cozy, Eco-Friendly Home [Infographic] — ecogreenlove

Reducing Heat loss in your Home [Infographic] — ecogreenlove

Heat loss in the home can result in recurring high utility bills and that is something that no one wants! Running a household is stressful enough without losing money through heating the home only for it to be lost out through non-insulated areas. Furthermore, in an age where we need to be more conscious of our environment, not being energy efficient is irresponsible so it’s … Continue reading Reducing Heat loss in your Home [Infographic] — ecogreenlove

Greenspiration: Home Design for the Eco-Conscious — ecogreenlove

Concerns about climate changes and the general state of our planet are constantly growing. As a result, many industries have started introducing new, green approaches and methods into their business models, trying to contribute to environmental preservation. The same goes for the eco-conscious interior design which has gained popularity recently, and many owners are now implementing sustainable practices when decorating their home. In order to … Continue reading Greenspiration: Home Design for the Eco-Conscious — ecogreenlove

Young couple turn DIY project into a tiny house and base for their sustainable business

A Queensland-based couple have built a tiny house, from eco-friendly materials for AU$17,000, which is both their home and base for their sustainable fashion business, Jungle Alley. Sam and Simone, who studied wildlife and environmental sciences at university, are passionate about the environment and living with a light footprint on the earth. Constructed as a DIY project, Sam and Simone have built their tiny home … Continue reading Young couple turn DIY project into a tiny house and base for their sustainable business

Dunkin’ Donuts unveils tiny home powered by recycled coffee grounds

Dunkin’ Donuts has unveiled a tiny home powered by recycled coffee grounds. The 275-square-foot home, Dunkin’ At Home, is powered by a biofuel blend of 80% coffee oil that’s extracted from coffee grounds. Dunkin’ Donuts teamed up with Blue Marble Biomaterials, a sustainable biochemical company, to create the eco-friendly biofuel from about 65,000 pounds of spent Dunkin’ coffee grounds. Every 170 pounds of spent coffee grounds yields about … Continue reading Dunkin’ Donuts unveils tiny home powered by recycled coffee grounds

Home Insulation & Energy Efficiency Guide [Visual] — ecogreenlove

Check out this in-depth online guide about the importance of energy efficiency and insulation in our homes with useful information, such as: • Why energy efficiency is so important, and how it can lessen our impact on the environment. • Practical tips and advice about home insulation and how to ensure your property is well-insulated. • Ways to save energy and reduce costs via smart … Continue reading Home Insulation & Energy Efficiency Guide [Visual] — ecogreenlove

Decorate With Greenery [Visuals] — ecogreenlove

Want to add some life to your home, but don’t know where to start? Here are some tips and tricks for how to decorate every room in your home with greenery. From the moment you step through the door to the second you drift off to sleep, you’ll be surrounded by all the relaxing and rejuvenating effects of plants. via Decorate With Greenery [Visuals] — ecogreenlove Continue reading Decorate With Greenery [Visuals] — ecogreenlove

Feng Shui for the Bedroom: Dos and Donts

Creating a sanctuary in your bedroom can be supported by applying the principles of Feng Shui. Feng Shui means “wind water” in Chinese, and is the art of channeling natural lifeforce energy called “qi” to benefit our health, energy, and wealth. According to feng shui, the proper arrangement of objects in living spaces will deflect bad qi, and beckon the good qi to flow in our lives. Working with … Continue reading Feng Shui for the Bedroom: Dos and Donts

How often should you Clean That? [Infographic] | ecogreenlove — ecogreenlove

Areas like the bathroom are known to be dirty, but did you know your kitchen sink is even dirtier? Given that you cook food in that area it’s incredibly important to make sure you wipe down the surfaces daily. To give you a better idea of what should be cleaned and when, HireAHelper has put together a cleaning checklist. via How often should you Clean That? … Continue reading How often should you Clean That? [Infographic] | ecogreenlove — ecogreenlove