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Archive for February, 2011

   Feb 27

Eco Laundry and Cleaning

One of the most energy consuming chores we to in our daily lives is keeping clean. Bathing and washing clothes makes up a large chink of our energy bills and is one of the most environmentally damaging tasks we perform. The energy used to heat water, and wash and dry clothes is extremely high and [...]

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   Feb 25

Some More Garden Ideas

A garden can be a little piece of paradise at home. While the summer never lasts long, when it does, many of us enjoy taking advantage of the sunshine and spending time in the garden. Having a nice garden can be a benefit to the environment too. The more flowers and shrubs you have, the [...]

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   Feb 23

Spring Time and Eco Gardening Tips

The cold weather looks as if it is finally receding which means spring time is just around the corner and its time t begin thinking about the garden. At this time of year there can be a lot of garden waste to contend with and many of us are tempted to just chuck it all [...]

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   Feb 21

Eco Fashion on The Rise

Eco fashion used to only appeal to a minority of people as many eco materials and clothing were unappealing with little style – often hemp-based and only worn by fringe groups. However, increasingly eco-fashion is becoming mainstream with more high street stores stocking it and some eco-clothing designers exhibiting their items at shows like the [...]

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   Feb 19

Eco Friendly Lighting

Lighting is one essential we cannot do without. We all depend on electric lights to allow us to continue to live and work when the sun goes down. Life would be very different if we didn’t use electric lights but that doesn’t mean to say that we can’t think about saving energy when we turn [...]

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   Feb 17

Why Choose to go Eco-friendly

More and more people are choosing to buy eco-friendly products and live their lives in a more environmentally conscious way. And while care for the environment is a primary concern for most people there are other advantages to eco-friendly products. People are becoming more eco-aware these days as the threat of global warming and climate [...]

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   Feb 15

The Growth of Wood Burning Stoves

Wood burning stoves and fireplaces are having a renaissance with many homes and householders returning to these traditional methods of supplying heating to a home. But why such a surge I their use and are they eco friendly? Well, there are numerous reasons for installing a wood-burning stove, such as aesthetics, as they make lovely [...]

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   Feb 13

Three Steps to Reducing your Heating Costs

With such a harsh winter as we have recently been through, many people are dreading the arrival of their quarterly bills when they land on the doormat, especially as recent hikes in gas and electricity prices will mean they may be extremely high. And with climatologists suggesting that severe winters may become more common in [...]

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   Feb 11

The Eco Office – Saving Energy at Work

The home is not the only location where we should be saving energy. Many of us spend such a large proportion of our lives at work that it makes sense to be just as eco at the office as it does around the house. And there are advantages to the workplace for employees to save [...]

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   Feb 09

Log Making – What it’s all About

Log makers are becoming a popular eco-friendly product. More and more people with open fires or wood burning stoves are purchasing log makers, but what are they all about? Log makers are ingenius devices that allow you to make burnable logs for a fire or stove. Not only is it simple and easy to make [...]

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