Living wisely in the modern world

Eco-Friendly Business

Eco-Friendly Business Practice

Many people make eco-friendly choices in their private lives, but all too often, that resolve vanishes over the course of their commute to work. There was an idea that if it’s good for business or productivity, then it doesn’t matter if it’s bad for the planet. That attitude is changing. More companies are stepping up …

recycling

What is Single Stream Recycling?

Single stream recycling is a unique and easy to use form of recycling that offers many distinct advantages to waste management agencies and therefore benefits the world as a whole. Not many people have heard of single stream recycling and will have even less of an idea about how it works – if that’s the …

solar energy

The Effect of Solar Energy on Home Value

As concern for climate change continues to grow among the American public opinion, there has also been increased interest in the installation of solar panels for residential properties. A survey by Pew Research found that nearly one half of homeowners “have given serious thought to installing” solar panels. Yet, only 6 percent of those surveyed …

Awareness

Radon Awareness Month

January is Radon Awareness Month. Now is the time for homeowners to learn more about radon and where it could be lurking in their home. Identifying, properly mitigating  and preventing further exposure to this hazardous material, are important parts to keeping a healthy living environment. The following article will offer comprehensive information on how to …