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  1. Bamboo Window Blinds

    Green Home Improvement
    Hey! I am from Toronto. I saw a blog on Avonlea Renovations website regarding bamboo accessories. The article was about accessories that can be made for home using bamboo. I liked the idea about making window blinds. Can anyone help me with the procedure of making it?
  2. Additional Ways to make my House Greener?

    Green Home Improvement
    Hello, I plan on starting my biggest project of my life: building my own home. I am planning for an 800 sq. ft. house, with a bedroom loft. I want to add solar panels and a grey water system, as well as using as much recycled materials as I can. Besides energy efficient appliances and...
  3. House Building for the first time advice

    Building & Construction
    Hello everyone, my name is Shannon. I'm ready to have a place of my own and I want to build my own house. I've been obsessed with the tiny house movement and green sustainability, which really drive my ambitions. I'm only 23, but I'm ready to make this huge move. I envision building an 800 sq...
  4. recycled concrete patio--where do I start?

    Landscaping & Lawn Care
    Hi-- I'm a newbie, so just wanted to say hello, and glad I found you. I have a million questions so thank you in advance for any advice you might offer. I'm interested in laying a recycled concrete patio, but I'm not sure where to start. I'm a single mom so my budget is tight, and I'm trying...
  5. would you buy a house advertised as green?

    Green Home Improvement
    How many people would buy a house that green products were used to do the rehab work? I'm am buying and flipping houses on Cape Cod and would like to go green with the remodels. Any thoughts?
  6. Online Green Building Tradeshow Today

    Building & Construction
    For info on green building design and construction, check out The free site offers an online green building community and tradeshow. The tradeshow floor is open today (5/25), along with webinars by leading green building luminariesincluding Sam Rashkin, National Director...
  7. Hi! I am Charlene!

    New Member Introductions
    I do know anything when it comes to log home building, log cabin maintenance, rustic furniture and rustic home furnishings thus I can present you a top-quality information pertaining to log home way of living. I can also supply you with comprehensive information of products and services and...
  8. Cool Ideas for a Urban Home

    Interior Decorating
    I live in an urban townhouse and came across these pictures. This kitchen has slate look-a-like countertops that are completely recycled and so much better for the environment. Check them out and let me know what you think! I think green building is awesome, and a friend told me it improves the...