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How Much Do Residents Really Impact Building Energy Use?

As an eco-conscious resident, you do a lot to reduce your carbon footprint. We all know every step (pardon the pun) counts, but how much do your individual efforts really achieve? According to recent research, it’s no small feat! Here’s how much you really impact building energy use! Occupant Behavior The term “occupant behavior” simply refers to […]

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3 Ways to Grow an Eco-Friendly Garden

You’ve decided to grow some of your own food–that’s great! Growing your own produce can reduce your carbon footprint, get your whole family to eat healthier, and make you more aware of where food comes from. But not every gardening practice is as eco-friendly as you might think. Plastics, chemicals, and waste can keep you […]

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Green Living Tips: 5 Ways To Save Your Household Money

When most people think of going green, they likely think of financially neutral measures like getting a recycling bin. Other ideas include spending money on more expensive (but eco-friendly) things like green cleaners, shampoos, and even food. However, if you want to start living a greener lifestyle you can often save money by adopting the right strategy. […]

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