Home Performance

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Rechargeable Batteries: The 3 Types and Their Advantages

You don’t need to be a gadget lover or technology geek to understand the ...

Small community composting area - Small-scale community composting

7 Tips for Starting a Shared Composting Area with Neighbours

A growing movement across the United States, Canada and Europe pulls together people living ...

Greenhouses

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Sometimes Small Greenhouses are All You Need

Everybody’s familiar with the giants of the greenhouse world—they hang out at the nursery ...

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Exploring Greenhouse Cover Options

Owning a greenhouse is a constant battle to balance light and dark, hot and ...

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The Ultimate Greenhouse Resource List

Welcome to the Greenhome Gnome‘s official resource list! I’ve put together a list of ...

Greenhouse frames

Greenhouse Frames: Finding the Best Option For You

While you’re busy making all the decisions for your new greenhouse, from the lighting ...

Wooden greenhouse

Wooden Greenhouses Are an Affordable Option

In this modern world, greenhouse gardeners have a ton of choices of materials for ...

Dome greenhouses

Dome Greenhouses: More Than Just a Pretty Face

Some gardeners prefer form over function in their greenhouses and will choose the beautiful ...

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Row of Eneloop batteries in different colors - Rechargeable batteries

Rechargeable Batteries: The 3 Types and Their Advantages

You don’t need to be a gadget lover or technology geek to understand the ...

Small community composting area - Small-scale community composting

7 Tips for Starting a Shared Composting Area with Neighbours

A growing movement across the United States, Canada and Europe pulls together people living ...

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Want to Grow Healthy Plants? Take Advantage of Natural Light

The four exposures and sunlight The four exposures in our homes have very specific ...

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6 Green Strategies For Reducing Home Heating Costs

With smart technology and advanced heating systems, adjusting your heating bills and cutting them ...

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Electric Motorhome: An RV Powered by Solar Panels

The electric motorhome Electric cars are already poised to take over our roads, but anyone looking ...

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10 Tips for Water-Conscious Garden Design

Everyone wants to have a beautiful green garden, full of exotic plants that cover ...

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High Summer Project: Upcycled Tin Can Display

You will need tobacco plant seeds seed tray seed compost a variety of large ...

Eco-friendly home next to pond - Creating a design/build team

Assembling a Green Home Design Team That’ll Get the Job Done

The act of building a home that’s ecologically sound—combining high efficiency with low-impact materials—isn’t ...

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Beat the Heat: 6 Eco-Friendly Ways to Keep Your Home Cool

For many, summer months mean spending plenty of time outdoors on the beach or ...