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Building a Tiny House with Plastics [Video]

Building a Tiny House with Plastics [Video]

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5 easy ways to ‘charge up’ your recycling habits

5 easy ways to ‘charge up’ your recycling habits

Americans generate about 254 million tons of trash annually, according to the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) most recent figures, and only about one-third of that waste is recycled. For many,…

Move over mosquitoes: Tick prevention grabs attention in fall and winter

Move over mosquitoes: Tick prevention grabs attention in fall and winter

Zika-carrying mosquitoes had their moment this year as the nation’s top headline-grabbing pests, but the arrival of cooler weather means the resurgence of another disease-carrying insect. Ticks transmit a number…

Celebrate 100 years of majesty with a visit to a national park

Celebrate 100 years of majesty with a visit to a national park

It has been 100 years since an important American institution was born. On August 25, 1916, the National Park Service was signed into law by President Woodrow Wilson and was…

Prepare your home for winter with these smart home improvement projects

Prepare your home for winter with these smart home improvement projects

Fall is here, and with it, cooler temperatures. Home renovation experts suggest now is the ideal time for homeowners to prepare their home for winter and think about home improvement plans that they can complete during the fall months.   When…

Secrets to marrying style, eco-sense and luxury in any bathroom

Secrets to marrying style, eco-sense and luxury in any bathroom

When you’re improving a bathroom, do you assume that luxury upgrades may look good but aren’t always good for the environment? Or that sensible, eco-friendly fixtures, finishes and materials will…

Why you need vitamin E – and how to get your daily dose

Why you need vitamin E – and how to get your daily dose

You get your fill of vitamins C and D by eating oranges and soaking in a little sun each day, which is good for your body and mind. Small habits…

Get adventurous before busy fall routines set in with these 5 fun family activities

Get adventurous before busy fall routines set in with these 5 fun family activities

Summer is fleeting and schedules are filling up quickly, so take advantage of the free time you have to partake in fun activities with those you love the most: your…

Creative ways to take your raised bed and planter gardening to new heights

Creative ways to take your raised bed and planter gardening to new heights

Generations of space-challenged gardeners have relied on raised beds and planting boxes to grow a harvest of vegetables, fruits and herbs – even in the tightest spaces. Vertical gardening gave…

Simple tips to save money, conserve energy as the heat rises

Simple tips to save money, conserve energy as the heat rises

With temperatures — and therefore, electric bills — on the rise, American homeowners are looking for the most effective ways to make the biggest dent in their energy bills; however, many may…

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