Green Homes

The ins and outs of green construction and natural building, with specifics on solar design, home insulation and more.

Why U.S. Homes Should Be Greener

By Ruth Barton

Homes in the United States a responsible for one fifth of all carbon dioxide emissions. Simply taking steps to reduce these on a domestic level will help positively impact carbon outputs, decreasing environmental damage.

How to Store Linens and Gift Bags for an Organized Home

By Dawn Hodges

Learn how to store linens and organize gift bags in an efficient, no-fuss manner.

Don’t Pull the Plug on a Greywater System

By Caroline Beckett

Incorporate leftover bathwater into your greywater recycling system.

Recycle Old Prescription Bottles

By Diana Laurenitis

Don’t let old prescription bottles go to waste! Follow this tip for recycling and reusing the prevalent plastic containers.


Pucker Up! Cleaning With Lemon and Limes

By Emily Kelly

Keep your kitchen sink drain clean and reuse leftover lemons and limes with this tip for using natural cleaning products.

Save Plumbing, Feed Birds

By Jean Cottel

Prevent grease from clogging your drains and simultaneously feed the birds.

One-Day Cob House Video

By Kyle Chandler-Isacksen

A video documenting the "One Day Cob House" build in Reno, Nevada.

How to Build a Tiny Home

By Amanda Sorell

Watch this video to learn how to build tiny home for just $2,000.