April 2013

Gardening has so far being considered a leisure activity. Today, having a vegetable garden can actually be a quite rewarding activity for its owners and it is much more than just a hobby since besides giving you the organic vegetables you can also reduce your carbon print!   Reasons and Advantages of Having Your Own

We have talked in many of our articles about the importance of energy saving and conservation and we have so far described a number of techniques and given you dozens of tips on how to go on about achieving it. Some of the tips and techniques we have talked about come with a high initial

How Wind Turbines Work

by Peter on April 16, 2013

We have all seen the magnificent wind turbine structures while travelling by car or even by air. Yet very few of us have answers to questions such as how do they exactly produce energy? Are there any other uses for wind energy? In this article we will try to provide you with answers to such

Your house is probably one of the biggest assets you own. Renovating and maintaining it is one of the best ways to increase its market value. Even though a renovation might be costly, if it is done smartly and green it can result into significant savings since your electricity and water bill can be reduced.

Home automation is the new trend for many homeowners since besides being cool it provides safety for your family and can reduce your energy bill. Home automation nowadays ranges from detectors and monitors, solar panels, controlling your shades, remote access and many more. Automation can now be achieved either through timers or remotely with the

With the rise of the cost of electricity we are all thinking that solar panels might be a good solution to at least reduce the energy cost of our house. On the other hand, solar panel technology and installation is not a topic that can be easily understood by most of us so when we

Recycling is the process of making new products from already used materials. As a result of recycling dramatic changes in the manufacturing industry have taken place. In addition the process of recycling improves our environment and our quality of life. Unfortunately though, most of us do not know the benefits of recycling and the reasons

Many experts now claim that underfloor heating is the best heating option for your house or business as it does not only save energy under the right circumstances but also improves the quality of air. Yet there are some basic facts that you should keep in mind when it comes to underfloor heating. Floor coverings

We should all try to reduce our carbon print for the sake of our planet. Such efforts are a necessity with the current climate changes but in many occasions they come with a reduction in our house energy expenses which is a nice benefit.  In specific, the increase in the prices of fossil fuels has caused