Going Green: The Time is Now

July 19th, 2013

Most people think about going green and doing their part to protect the environment on a regular basis, but many never take action. If you want to learn more about how you can start going green today, keep reading.

Water conservation is a huge part of sustainable living that few people think about regularly. To start going green right now, turn off the water while brushing your teeth, wash your car less frequently, and take shorter showers.

Conserving electricity is another way Read the rest of this entry »

The Science of Green Building Design

May 18th, 2013

As more people devote themselves to a greener lifestyle, architects and engineers are creating buildings that are sustainable. This means the structures are environmentally responsible and energy efficient. New technologies are making it possible for residential, commercial and industrial buildings to be substantially greener.

Recycled Materials

One important aspect of green design is using recycled materials. Instead of demolishing old buildings, companies now deconstruct a building that needs to be torn down. All parts of a building that are salvageable are set aside and used Read the rest of this entry »

Energy Efficiency and Conservation Can Help the Environment

May 14th, 2013

We have all heard the claims that we need to start living more ecologically friendly lifestyles. We need to practice conservation and energy efficiency. We’re told these things but some never truly put two and two together. They don’t realize that being energy efficient and being good to the planet are two crucial parts of the same ideology.
Conservationism advocates only using that which we need to. We shouldn’t cut down entire forests for a Read the rest of this entry »

The Very Best Book to Read If You Want Inspiration for Going Green

May 11th, 2013

Finding the right reading materials and resources can do much to ensure you are able to create a greener and more sustainable lifestyle. Outdated concepts that going green may require you to make sacrifices and forego many modern conveniences can be very limiting to your efforts and aspirations. Learning more about how you can make a greater impact on environmental problems, through even the smallest of efforts and simplest of changes, could allow you to create a more comfortable, sustainable and greener way of life with far greater ease than you might have Read the rest of this entry »

Is There Really Much of a Difference Between Going Green at Home and at the Office?

May 7th, 2013

If you have a desire to take care of the environment, you can nurture it both at home and at the office. Is there a difference? Not a big one. You can do the same sorts of things in both places. However, you have more control over your own environment at home, whereas at the office, you need to abide by corporate rules. On the other hand, if everyone in the office aligns with your desire to go green, it can make a big difference.

In any event, there are things that you can do both at home Read the rest of this entry »

It is Never, Ever Too Late to Go Green

May 6th, 2013

There are a large number of people who have been calling for energy reform and green living from the get go. They’ve been arguing that we need to be conscientious of our planet and of our impact on it. Most people didn’t listen. Then, over time, more people started to realize the veracity of the claims. They converted over. As time moved on, more and more people started to realize the truth. Except some still don’t change their ways.The whole story can be found at http://greenliving4live. Read the rest of this entry »