Month: December 2012

Why is the Water in my Faucets brown and cloudy?

When the water coming out of the faucet turns brown or cloudy, it can be quite alarming; you expect water to be clear and colorless. Though it may seem unappealing, cloudy or discolored water is not necessarily “dirty”. These qualities may be caused by a number of reasons; not all of them adversely affect the health …

Eco friendly cooking appliances for your home

There’s never been a more important time than now to seriously assess the green credentials of your home. Anytime you care to open a newspaper (not a News Ltd. one, obviously), the reality of the planet’s rapid degradation is, for the umpteenth time,  being confirmed by one pre-eminent scientist or another. The verdict is most definitely …

Useful Tips & Terms for Green Homebuyers

There are numerous options to consider when tinkering with the layout of your home in order to make it greener. Here are a few possible green adjustments to consider as you’re building or remodeling your home. Green Roofing – Green roofing replaces the shingles on your roof with soil and plants. This type of roof is …