Up Your Sustainability With These Home Hacks

As we work to be more sustainable, an important part of environmental accountability is in the home. Between showers, lightbulbs, kitchen appliances, and washing machines, homes use quite a bit of energy and water. And while this is not totally avoidable, there are some things you can do as a homeowner to make your space more environmentally friendly. 

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Eco-Friendly Driving: Easy Ways to Become Greener on the Road

What if there was a way to drive your vehicle that could not only meet your needs but also save the environment at the same time? This knowledge could reduce fuel consumption in your car by upwards of 20 percent, with an average significant long-term effect of about 7 percent under usual driving conditions. We can all agree that reducing the overall emissions of your vehicle is good for the environment, and it's worth mentioning reducing overall fuel consumption is excellent for your wallet too.

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Jennifer Madsen is an experienced freelance writer with a background in health and wellness. When not working she loves to travel and especially enjoys lakeside and seaside locations.

 

Making Home and Living More Sustainable

Many homeowners are looking to embrace a more sustainable lifestyle. With hopes of improving the planet and doing your part to support the environment around you, you may also be interested in making this change; however, it is not always easy to know where to get started. If you want to make your home and living situation more sustainable, here are several ways that you can embrace this lifestyle change.

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Indy Summers is a freelance writer interested in fashion, healthy living, and fitness. She has worked as a master in esthetician, as a personal trainer, and as a freelance model for several years so considers herself an expert in these industries. For more of her work, visit https://nouw.com/indysummers.

Living Fully Without Compromising Sustainability

Many people these days want to live an eco-friendly life. A lot of them never do because they're afraid that embracing sustainability means giving up their current lifestyle. If you're one of them, you'll be glad to hear that being environmentally responsible doesn't mean a reduction in quality of life. Here are five simple ways that you can have the best of both worlds: a life that is both sustainable and full. 

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Indy Summers is a freelance writer interested in fashion, healthy living, and fitness. She has worked as a master in esthetician, as a personal trainer, and as a freelance model for several years so considers herself an expert in these industries. For more of her work, visit https://nouw.com/indysummers.

How to Lead an Eco-Friendly Lifestyle in a Big City

Nowadays, more than half of the world's population lives in urban areas. According to the UN, that number will rise to 70 percent by the year 2050. And yes, these people produce most of our GDP, but they also make most of our greenhouse emissions. So, it's time for them to learn how to lead an eco-friendly lifestyle in a big city.

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evox provides an integrated entertainment experience that inspires positive changes in the way people live and work. We celebrate the good things about you, your family, your community, and your world. The network delivers a unique blend of evocative HD video programming, online community interaction, and related product shopping, to help people live a better life, grow as individuals, and in so doing, contribute to a better world.

Thinking of Ways to Renovate Sustainably

OK Springtime. Now is the time to grow, build and rebuild. 

If you want to renovate your place and be eco-responsible in the process, the great news is that you can do it without too much effort and without breaking the bank. 

Here are some easy and effective ways to renovate sustainably. 

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evox provides an integrated entertainment experience that inspires positive changes in the way people live and work. We celebrate the good things about you, your family, your community, and your world. The network delivers a unique blend of evocative HD video programming, online community interaction, and related product shopping, to help people live a better life, grow as individuals, and in so doing, contribute to a better world.

Strive for More Green Products in Your Life

You may be very eco-conscious about household products and what you eat, but there could be an area of your life where you've forgotten to go green.

Green Eating

Most people start their green journey with food. Maybe they begin by limiting animal products or sugar. 

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Indy Summers is a freelance writer interested in fashion, healthy living, and fitness. She has worked as a master in esthetician, as a personal trainer, and as a freelance model for several years so considers herself an expert in these industries. For more of her work, visit https://nouw.com/indysummers.

Sustainable DIY Home Upgrade Projects

Sustainability isn’t just a trendy topic. It’s the way of the future. Creating an eco-friendly home can reduce the impact that you have on the Earth while simultaneously lowering your bills and increasing your home’s value.

The problem is figuring out what DIY home improvement projects to prioritize. Here are a few easily accessible home upgrades to try as well as a few larger project options to consider as well. All of them can help to take your home to all-new levels of sustainability.

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Beau Peters is a creative professional with a lifetime of experience in service and care. As a manager, he's learned a slew of tricks of the trade that he enjoys sharing with others who have the same passion and dedication that he brings to his work. When he is not writing, he enjoys reading and trying new things. See more of Beau's pieces on his Contently profile

Caring for the Planet in 2021

When it comes to the environment, small changes you make to your daily routine can often make the biggest impact. Although saving the environment may sound like a huge undertaking, the good news is that it doesn't have to be time-consuming, expensive, or difficult. Here are five easy ways that you can protect the planet.

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Jade is a full-time mother of three children she adores. She graduated with her bachelors degree in Family Studies and Nutrition and works hard to implement her learning into her family life. When not writing, you can find her in the outdoors or exploring museums and aquariums with her loving husband and children. 

Make a Change Today: 7 Ways to Live more Sustainably

When you are trying to live sustainably, it does not mean you have to go without the things you love or enjoy doing. A few adjustments and a bit of thought to your lifestyle will have a huge impact on your overall eco-footprint. Even better, this is something that doesn't require much time or effort.

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Indy Summers is a freelance writer interested in fashion, healthy living, and fitness. She has worked as a master in esthetician, as a personal trainer, and as a freelance model for several years so considers herself an expert in these industries. For more of her work, visit https://nouw.com/indysummers.

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08/23/2021
As we work to be more sustainable, an important part of environmental accountability is in the home. Between showers, lightbulbs, kitchen appliances, and washing machines, homes use quite a bit of... read more
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08/20/2021
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Family of four leaning down looking into camera in park.
07/16/2021
Many homeowners are looking to embrace a more sustainable lifestyle. With hopes of improving the planet and doing your part to support the environment around you, you may also be interested in making... read more
Woman in greenhouse planting small plant.
06/22/2021
Many people these days want to live an eco-friendly life. A lot of them never do because they're afraid that embracing sustainability means giving up their current lifestyle. If you're one of them,... read more
A hand holds small fern frond in front of sky with clouds.
06/04/2021
Nowadays, more than half of the world's population lives in urban areas. According to the UN, that number will rise to 70 percent by the year 2050. And yes, these people produce most of our GDP, but... read more
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04/19/2021
OK Springtime. Now is the time to grow, build and rebuild.  If you want to renovate your place and be eco-responsible in the process, the great news is that you can do it without too much... read more
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04/16/2021
You may be very eco-conscious about household products and what you eat, but there could be an area of your life where you've forgotten to go green. Green Eating Most people start their... read more
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Sustainability isn’t just a trendy topic. It’s the way of the future. Creating an eco-friendly home can reduce the impact that you have on the Earth while simultaneously lowering your bills and... read more
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02/26/2021
When it comes to the environment, small changes you make to your daily routine can often make the biggest impact. Although saving the environment may sound like a huge undertaking, the good news is... read more

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Feet in front of Welcome Mat at door.
08/23/2021
As we work to be more sustainable, an important part of environmental accountability is in the home. Between showers, lightbulbs, kitchen appliances, and washing machines, homes use quite a bit of... read more
Three friends out of and standing up on car in front of countryside and mountains.
08/20/2021
What if there was a way to drive your vehicle that could not only meet your needs but also save the environment at the same time? This knowledge could reduce fuel consumption in your car by... read more
Family of four leaning down looking into camera in park.
07/16/2021
Many homeowners are looking to embrace a more sustainable lifestyle. With hopes of improving the planet and doing your part to support the environment around you, you may also be interested in making... read more
Woman in greenhouse planting small plant.
06/22/2021
Many people these days want to live an eco-friendly life. A lot of them never do because they're afraid that embracing sustainability means giving up their current lifestyle. If you're one of them,... read more
A hand holds small fern frond in front of sky with clouds.
06/04/2021
Nowadays, more than half of the world's population lives in urban areas. According to the UN, that number will rise to 70 percent by the year 2050. And yes, these people produce most of our GDP, but... read more
Man and woman repainting room with dropcloth, rollers, paint, etc.
04/19/2021
OK Springtime. Now is the time to grow, build and rebuild.  If you want to renovate your place and be eco-responsible in the process, the great news is that you can do it without too much... read more
Man sits reading on his couch with dog at his side.
04/16/2021
You may be very eco-conscious about household products and what you eat, but there could be an area of your life where you've forgotten to go green. Green Eating Most people start their... read more
Home repair tools spread on a white tile floor
03/18/2021
Sustainability isn’t just a trendy topic. It’s the way of the future. Creating an eco-friendly home can reduce the impact that you have on the Earth while simultaneously lowering your bills and... read more
Horizon line shot of planet Earth from space.
02/26/2021
When it comes to the environment, small changes you make to your daily routine can often make the biggest impact. Although saving the environment may sound like a huge undertaking, the good news is... read more

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