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YouTube channels to watch before getting a mortgage

by GreenGirl from My Green Home Blog  (green blog) — Aug 21, 2014 01:15 AM
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Whether you’re a first time buyer, buying to let, upsizing or downsizing, the following videos will assist you in the process of finding the right mortgage and arming you with the information you need before you get started. We’ve selected a few [...]

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New study confirms that switching to wood construction from concrete or steel reduces CO2 emissions

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Aug 20, 2014 01:18 AM
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The surprise here is how much CO2 would not be released by making this [...]

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New study confirms: the suburbs make you fat

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Aug 20, 2014 01:18 AM
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Well connected, dense neighborhoods promote walking and reduce obesity. This is [...]

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The Top 5 Most Commonly Missed Household Repairs

by Taylor Hancock from My Green Home Blog  (green blog) — Aug 20, 2014 01:18 AM
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Household repairs are enough to strike fear into the hearts of many. While the thought of having to tackle your home’s DIY nightmares is an unpleasant one, there are some things that need to be done.  There are some common household repairs that are [...]

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Great Ways to Keep Your Home Safe

by Taylor Hancock from My Green Home Blog  (green blog) — Aug 20, 2014 01:18 AM
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We all want to feel safe in our homes. You can’t overestimate the value of knowing that you’re safe within your four walls. The world’s a dangerous place, and we never know what might be lurking around the corner. If you’ve ever had a burglar [...]

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Air conditioning has changed America and will change the world; It is the design issue of our time.

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Aug 19, 2014 01:16 AM
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The Mini-split is the new symbol of [...]

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No more sitting around playing with your phone; This designer makes you work.

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Aug 19, 2014 01:16 AM
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The smart home may well kill us all through inactivity; Benoît Malta has a better [...]

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An Easy Guide To Storm Proofing Your Home

by Taylor Hancock from My Green Home Blog  (green blog) — Aug 19, 2014 01:16 AM
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In the USA we are prone to the odd storm or two. Often these storms don’t cause any damage, and we get through them with no trouble whatsoever. Sometimes the storms are dangerous, though and we need to take the proper precautions to protect [...]

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Leave The Ordinary Homes Behind And Build Your Own

by Taylor Hancock from My Green Home Blog  (green blog) — Aug 19, 2014 01:16 AM
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We all need a home. That’s a given. We can’t just live under a rock. We’d miss important news events living like that. You might think that you don’t have a lot of choices when it comes to buying a house. They might all seem the same to you. [...]

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Lighting by Louis Poulsen

by Tyler  (modern blog) — Aug 18, 2014 01:21 AM
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Louis Poulsen has some of the most iconic mid century design in the field of lighting. I recently visited their website and looked through their “projects” section. I was really taken with these black and white interiors paired with all sort [...]

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