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How do you signal right turns on your bike?

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Apr 17, 2015 01:06 AM
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It’s time for the old-school bicycle signal to [...]

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Conservation Begins at Home – Turn Your Garden into an Eco-Friendly Sanctuary

by GreenGirl from My Green Home Blog  (green blog) — Apr 16, 2015 01:06 AM
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Every day there is more and more emphasis being placed on ‘going green’ and conservation. Homeowners across the UK are trying to conserve energy whilst finding alternatives to unhealthy chemicals that are not only harmful to the environment but [...]

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Why Secured Loans are the Perfect Option for Homeowners

by GreenGirl from My Green Home Blog  (green blog) — Apr 16, 2015 01:06 AM
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Homeowners can apply for secured loans in order to meet long-term and short-term financial goals and requirements. You can find a variety of secured loans from many different banks and financial institutions, so you can find the loan that’s right [...]

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Five Commonly Overlooked Ways to Conserve Electricity around the House

by GreenGirl from My Green Home Blog  (green blog) — Apr 16, 2015 01:06 AM
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If you’re an environmentally conscious homeowner or tenant and you’ve been researching ways to conserve electricity around the home, you’ve probably already encountered all the run-of-the-mill advice like turning off lights when exiting [...]

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Bounce off trucks in your Babel Bike, "the world's safest bicycle"

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Apr 15, 2015 01:06 AM
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Crispin Sinclair introduces a bike designed with a safety cell to protect cyclists. Will it catch [...]

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Where do you stand in the war against raccoon nation?

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Apr 15, 2015 01:06 AM
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In the City of Toronto, the Mayor has declared war on the ubiquitous garbage eating mammal. Whose side are you [...]

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Steven M. Johnson's adresses the problems of the tiny house/ shedworking movement

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Apr 14, 2015 01:06 AM
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In one cartoon he solves a long list of issues that have kept it from going [...]

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Saskatchewan Conservation House precedent honored at Passivhaus conference

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Apr 14, 2015 01:06 AM
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It's about [...]

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Tiny house is almost passive, clad in shou-sugi-ban

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Apr 14, 2015 01:06 AM
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I am trying to think of what buttons this house doesn't [...]

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5 Companies Going Green to Combat Global Warming

by GreenGirl from My Green Home Blog  (green blog) — Apr 14, 2015 01:06 AM
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Going green is something that has become very popular in recent years.  One of the ways that many families are working to go green is by starting with their homes.  Green home remodeling can be done in a number of ways.  There are many great companies [...]

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