Posts tagged: Sustainable living

10 Ways Green Technology Advancements Are Saving Energy

10 Ways Green Technology Advancements Are Saving Energy (via Dude, Sustainable!) It seems that virtually every product on the shelf is touting green benefits and materials. However, few products and technologies actually list their energy and carbon benefits. Here are 10 ways that green technology advancements are helping reduce… Tweet

Set Some Green Apartment Resolutions for the New Year

Many people don’t follow through with their New Year’s resolutions, but going green is an easy one to fulfill. Making your home in our Irving community more eco-friendly is simple to do. Use these green living tips to follow your resolutions in 2014: Shut the heat off before going to bed, but do it a […]

Creating an Eco-Friendly Family Home

Let children catch the green-bug good and early. Beginning at home, involve them in tasks such as sorting out the recycling. Talk to them about packaging and the way we can reduce the refuse we create by what we buy. Children are like sponges and they will absorb such things readily – even though they […]

Vision House at EPCOT Showcases Energy and Construction Trends

The Vision House at EPCOT at the Walt Disney World Resort recently opened. It showcases the latest in construction materials and techniques with an emphasis on energy-conservation, ‘green’ building and technology. A new home tour has opened in Innoventions East at Epcot. The Vision House, presented by Green Builder Media, highlights the “green” home, and […]

iPhone Apps that Promote a Greener Lifestyle

Guest Post Smartphones are nifty for listening to music, playing word games, and taking vintage photos, but did you know that they can also benefit green initiatives? There are great apps out there designed to inform and connect smartphone users over environmental and energy saving issues. These apps do their part to help people become […]