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The Worldwide E-Waste Problem

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  You may have heard of the term ‘e-waste’ before, but you may be unsure of what it means and whether it applies to you. E-waste is simply any electronic waste, from laptops and televisions to refrigerators and smartphones. And, it is something that everyone needs to be concerned about. The problem with electronic waste…

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Eight Sustainable stocking filler ideas

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  Even though my daughter is grown up, she hasn’t outgrown the idea of having a Christmas stocking filled with treats! I’ve done my best over the years to indulge her and each year look for more sustainable options. As many cheap stocking fillers come with untold harm to the environment. Here are some sustainable…

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Really Common Gardening Mistakes That Can Be Fixed

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  Many amateur gardeners exist and while some are naturals, others have to learn to develop a green thumb.  Here are some of the most common gardening mistakes and how to avoid them. Improper Watering Technique Many garden owners water at the wrong time of day. For instance, if you water during the heat of…

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Converting your abandoned garage into a cherished family space

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  It’s extremely crucial that every house has a communal family space, most likely this will be the living room, but this can prove problematic for homes with limited space. For people reading this that are feeling the urge for an additional area in your home, why not convert your garage? Your home is ultimately…

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The Most Beneficial Ways To Plant A Garden

  Planting a garden is something a lot of homeowners consider in their lifetime. It’s the perfect way to craft your own little slice of green paradise out there, and lead the climate change fight from the comfort of your own home! But if you’ve not got any gardening experience, the whole prospect can feel…

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Green Your Garden: Making Your Backyard A More Eco-Friendly Place

Green Your Garden: Making Your Backyard A More Eco-Friendly Place

Just because your garden is full of plants does not mean that its eco-friendly. Here’s how to create a garden space that lives in harmony with the greater ecosystem around it: No more toxic chemicals.  Sadly, many gardeners rely on toxic chemicals, and these can cause problems not only for you and your family. Chemicals…

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How To Create A Child-Friendly Garden

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  Making the garden a child-friendly space is a huge priority for parents, especially during the summer months. After all, no child should be stuck inside during the best time of the year. Gardens are synonymous with exploring and adventure, making them perfect places to burn off energy. However, an outdoor space can also be…

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How To Plan Next Years Summer Garden

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  As the summer draws to a close, you’re might already be thinking about the changes you want to see in your garden before next summer arrives. Often, some changes take a while, as you may need nature to take its course. So there will be things that you will need to do throughout the…

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Improving The Privacy Of Your Home

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  While we may share a lot about ourselves online, nearly all of us value some privacy. It’s one of the reasons why we have locks on our doors, curtains in our home, and use locks on our bathroom doors. Even if you’re a really sociable person, you might not want your neighbours peering in…

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The Surprising Insights That Your Garden And Plants Harbour

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  Gardening isn’t for everyone. We are not all blessed with green fingers. But the majority of us will enjoy being out in the garden at some point. That may be for entertaining or just a nice quiet morning coffee. Our gardens, however, are not just something pretty to look at. A lot goes on…

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