Author Archives: Amber Merton

What is Eco Art?

eco art

So what exactly is eco-art? According to eco-art.org, it is ecological art with a purpose, which is created by artists who are concerned with the state of both local and global environmental situations. The word “eco” is Greek in origin, and means “home”, and of course, the word “art” is self-explanatory.

Spring Cleaning in Your Garage: What to Do with Garage Waste

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Spring cleaning the garage is not an activity that many of us look forward to; however, it has to be tackled. With some preparation and the right tools, it is possible to complete the task quickly, and to safely dispose garage waste in the correct manner.

What is Eco Friendly Landscaping?

eco friendly landscape

We all need to do our part to protect the environment.  And, there are so many ways in which we can do this, like recycling, minimizing the use of chemicals in the home, and purchasing energy-efficient appliances.

Being Green in Your RV

 

 

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Taking your RV on vacation has to be one of life’s most awesome experiences. The thrill of the open road and the adventures you can experience are something that is second to none.

Spring Cleaning: The Green Way

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It’s that time of year: Spring! While it means beautiful blooming flowers and warmer days, it also means it’s time to get out that mop, broom, and other cleaning essentials, and start your spring cleaning. But what should you use as your weapons of choice for battling your household grime, filth, and dirt?

Green MBA: No, It’s Not an Oxymoron

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Forget orange! Green is the new black. It’s also becoming a major player in the world economy. For this reason, schools offering MBAs are beginning to take the economic impact of the planet and all things related to preserving said planet into consideration when offering degree programs. Hence the birth of the Green MBA.

Features of an Eco-Friendly Hotel

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As people realize the importance of going green, many are now wanting to stay in environmentally-friendly hotels when they travel. Whether it’s for pleasure or business, there are a growing number of hotels that have added green living features. By staying at green hotels, you are assured of an eco-friendly experience that also helps to save the planet.

Water Conservation in the Bathroom

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If you’re becoming more environmentally aware, then you know that conserving water is one of the best things you can do for the planet. According to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), one of the biggest water wasters is the bathroom. By taking steps to reduce your water usage in the bathroom, you save on your water and energy bills while saving water for future generations.

Natural Pet Care

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As a pet parent, you want what is best for your furry friend. If you are also environmentally conscious, then you only want to use natural products in your home. There are a growing number of natural pet care brands that cater to people who want to use healthier products for their cats, dogs and other pets.

Electric Bikes 101

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Electric bikes are bicycles that have added features that boost their power, range, and radius. They can make commutes far less sweat-inducing than standard bicycles. As demand for these e-bikes is growing worldwide, now is a great time to learn a little more about them and what they may have to offer you, your family, and your commute.