shopping for ceiling fans
In my quest for the most energy efficient ceiling fan, one model blows the rest away. Now is the time to install ceiling fans for lower electricity bills this summer--here's how.
Here's how ceiling fans work, and how you can use them most efficiently.
The old rules of building suggest that, at a certain point, additional insulation would result in diminished returns — but those rules no longer apply.
Remember to look for these key words when buying good, green gifts.
Third-party certifications are extremely helpful. While you’re out shopping, look for the following logos.
‘Tis the season to shop for green gifts—here’s how.
Target Red Shop offers Lulan Artisans’ fair trade clutch bags to help build better lives for weavers in southeast Asia and end human trafficking.
iTySE™, the Idaho-based reusable shopping bag line created by Shawna Pierson and Chris Kodama of Fruitland, Idaho, is proud to announce its debut, now available for purchase nationwide.
Cam hates shopping but occasionally he is forced to venture out....
We offer you some helpful tips on how to have a green holiday this year.
Upcycle abandoned shopping carts into funky shopping cart furniture that is both fun and functional. This DIY shopping cart project takes some elbow grease, but is well worth the results.
Green America offers savvy shoppers daily discounts--and reassurance that they're buying green--through GreenDeals.
As grocery prices rise, now more than ever we need tools to save money. These websites help you get organized and give you the tools you need to buy the best--for less.
Apartment Therapy's smart, comprehensive guide to the best summer flea markets and salvaging spots nationwide just might influence your summer travel plans.
Mia Birk's new book weaves together personal and professional history to illustrate the transformative power of bicycling.
Save money and win your sweetie's heart with a beautifully set table and handmade candy hearts this Valentine's Day.
Old mirrors are a dime a dozen at flea markets--but what can you do with them? Group several of different shapes together for a pretty, unique display.
The United States imports more than $2.2 trillion worth of products from 150 countries every year. That's just crazy, given all the benefits that buying locally can bring to both consumers and communities.
Flea market shopping takes dedication and agility--and it's a ton of fun if you're well prepared.
Concerned about GMOs in your family's food? Take action.
Whether I'm in the market for something funky or just a few bricks for the garden, I always visit Boulder ReSource first. Check out this expert's tips on mining your local salvage yard for gems.
Healthy baby shopping begins with an investigation into nontoxic cribs. Check out these three solid wood options.