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Eco-Friendly Dining Room Design

Eco-Friendly Dining Room Design

Eco-Friendly Dining Room Design – These days many of us already follow the recycle, reuse and reduce policy in our homes and whilst out and about, with special recycle bins available on our doorsteps and in most towns and cities.

With a growing green product trend, many choices for eco-friendly dining room design have emerged. Sustainable woods, heirloom pieces and salvaged woods are some of the best choices for creating a green piece that fits a homes decor. Work with a furniture designer or shop at eco-friendly retailers to ensure the table is made from green products.

Eco-Friendly Kitchen Remodeling

Eco-Friendly Kitchen Remodeling

Eco-Friendly Kitchen Remodeling – Your kitchen is probably the most used are of your home. A lot of water gets wasted here by the dishwasher as well as the sink. Finding energy star efficient products to replace old ones in your home will reduce costs in the long run. Following the above ideas and tips to help your home become eco-friendly and live by the ‘green living’ philosophy.

Recycled materials are important investment when wanting to help the environment. If you are looking at eco-friendly kitchen countertops then concrete, granite and glass are excellent options. Firstly they are low-maintenance and secondly there is no risk of their emitting any hazardous vapors.

 

 

Eco-Friendly Kitchen Tables

Eco-Friendly Kitchen Tables

Eco-Friendly Kitchen Tables – Going green is a very popular part of today’s culture. If you have looked at the magazine stands or bookstores, you will see a lot of new publications that are advising people to be more eco friendly and showing them how to do it. There are plenty of books on the harmful environmental effects of not going green. Not to mention all the websites and speeches we are hearing day in and day out on not being as wasteful and leaving less of a carbon footprint.

But if you are moving into a new home or renovating your old one, does that mean you can’t have anything new? Not really. Here’s a look at a few ways to be green and still have a new scene in your kitchen.

Eco-Friendly Patio Furniture

Eco-Friendly Patio Furniture

Eco-Friendly Patio Furniture – If you have a beautiful garden and love to spend your time outdoor, then you doubtless have a patio or a deck so that you can get every last ounce of enjoyment out of it. Most patio furniture is left outside for a lot of the year so it is best to get high quality garden deck furniture. High quality garden deck furniture is essential if you expect it to withstand the rigors of all types of weather and yet last a reasonable length of time too.

Another factor, especially these days, is the ecology. People want to have as little impact on the ecology as possible, thereby reducing their carbon footprint, as they say. The manufacture of plastic involves polluting the environment with more CFC’s and disposal can cause problems too. Plastic can take decades and decades to bio-degrade.