The Government Will Soon be Showering With You

In a recent show of eco-force, the government has decided to crack down on your shower.

Some of you may be aware of the governments limit on showerhead flow, currently at 2.5 gallons per minute, or GPM. What some of you may not be aware of however is that the government has never really defined [...]

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The Best Piece of Advice I Can Give You Right Now

Someone asked me an interesting question the other day. It was a good one that I really stopped to think about for a minute. They wanted to know how they could make an impact on the environment quickly, easily, and affordably.

So I thought about all the things I’ve talked about here, and tried to [...]

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Countdown to Earth Day!

Earth Day is April 22nd! What will you do to celebrate our Earth?

Join the world in celebration and do something green for our planet.

Can’t think of anything?

Replace a standard lightbulb with a CFL.

Plant a tree.

Turn off lights and appliances you don’t use.

Plant flowers and shrubs.

Recycle rainwater with a [...]

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Is The Mercury In CFL’s Dangerous?

The one complaint that always comes up about CFL’s is their mercury content and the possibility that there is a danger from it. There’s two simple rules to use with CFL’s that will keep you completely safe. Let’s dig right in to it.

CFL bulbs do contain mercury, there’s no secret there. The mercury however [...]

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CFL’s Are Changing

Lightbulbs, what’s changed in the last bajillion years? (or since they’ve been invented?) Basically nothing.

Ok, well some things have changed, but there really hasn’t been any major noticeable enhancement to incandescent lights for a very long time. Your grandparents bulbs are you parents bulbs are your bulbs. Sure maybe you’ve got one of those [...]

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