Posts Tagged ‘affordable’

Oh Christmas Tree, Oh Christmas Tree!

12.03.2011 · Posted in Uncategorized

  Now that the holiday season is well underway, beautiful evergreen trees are being cut from tree farms all over the United States so that we can place the ultimate Christmas decoration, the Christmas Tree, in our homes for anytime from 1-4 weeks. Although Christmas trees are wonderful decorations and really help the Christmas spirit ...

All I Want for Christmas is Sustainability

11.30.2011 · Posted in Uncategorized

According to the National Retail Foundation, the average American spent $515.94 on gifts for the 2011 holiday season. Did you know that there are many sustainable shopping techniques that can help to reduce costs and negative environmental impacts? As the holiday shopping buzz approaches, here are some eco-friendly Christmas shopping tips to keep in mind: ...

Light Up Your World By Being A Light Energy User!

10.16.2011 · Posted in Uncategorized

Did you know that your standard incandescent light bulb emits about 90% of its engery as heat energy, leaving only 10% as light? To be more efficient with our limited energy, a smart solution is switching to CFL (compact florescent lamp) lightbulbs. The typical CFL lighbulb uses 1/5 the electricity and lasts around 6 to ...