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    10 Ways to Save Water at Home

    10 Ways to Save Water at Home

    As we’ve seen in the American West and Southwest this summer, climate change continues to threaten our national (and global) water supply. Extreme drought conditions are the most widespread they’ve been in at least 20 years, reservoir levels are at all-time lows, and the resulting dryness of the landscape has led to more wildfires. Water […]

    2022 Sense Energy Monitor Review: What to Know Before Buying

    2022 Sense Energy Monitor Review: What to Know Before Buying

    An energy monitor provides detailed information about your home’s power consumption, equipping you to make informed energy-efficiency decisions. The Sense energy monitor allows users to track real-time consumption of the entire home, even down to individual appliances. With an energy monitor like Sense, you can pinpoint energy sinks in your home and make decisions to […]

    Powering Your Holiday With Solar

    Powering Your Holiday With Solar

    The holidays have arrived, and only a Grinch would let December pass without putting up some lights. But between the lights on the trees, roofs, walkways, yards and home, a sneakily large electricity bill often lies on the other side of the New Year. So, how much additional electricity do we use during the holidays […]

    4 Best Solar Flood Lights & Outdoor Motion Lights (2022)

    4 Best Solar Flood Lights & Outdoor Motion Lights (2022)

    From lighting up the night when you return home to boosting security, installing solar flood lights is a great way to invest in your home’s functionality and safety. Solar flood lights harness their energy from the sun and don’t require wiring or electrical work, making installation a breeze even for renters. And thanks to waterproof […]

    5 Eco-Friendly Yoga Mats for a More Sustainable Flow

    5 Eco-Friendly Yoga Mats for a More Sustainable Flow

    Over 5,000 years ago, Rishis documented their practices and beliefs surrounding yoga in the Upanishads. Today, over 36 million people practice yoga, and it makes sense that those who seek balance in mind and body also seek it in nature—through sustainable shopping for eco-friendly yoga mats and other practice essentials. Not only does yoga improve […]

    4 Best Sustainable Rugs of 2022 [Nontoxic & Eco-Friendly]

    4 Best Sustainable Rugs of 2022 [Nontoxic & Eco-Friendly]

    Rugs add a cozy aesthetic to the home, but they can also contribute to toxin exposure if you’re not careful when shopping around. How do you find the best sustainable rugs in a world where almost everything is mass produced with questionable chemicals involved? There is a lot to consider in the search for a […]

    4 Best Eco-Friendly Cell Phone Cases (2022)

    4 Best Eco-Friendly Cell Phone Cases (2022)

    Where can you find the best eco-friendly cell phone cases when most cell phone cases are made of plastic? Popular phone cases are designed to protect your phone but create more plastic waste when they need to be replaced. They also may contain potentially harmful chemicals. Thankfully, recycled ocean plastics and plant-based composites are just […]