Renter’s Advice and Resources

Renter’s Advice and Resources

Green Myths: Being Eco-Friendly Is Expensive

Staff Writer

 · Apr 19, 2010

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There are many green myths going around, from people claiming the greenhouse effect and global warming claims aren’t real to people bemoaning the impossibility of being green because of finances. However, all of those claims are scientifically unfounded. Here are some debunked myths about the costs of being eco-friendly. Myth: Ecologically Sound Foods Cost More […]

Current science and communications about our planetary ecology are causing a lot of workers all over the world to practice “going green” in their workplaces. A lot of these individuals end up working full-time or part-time out of a home office, due to advances in communications technology. Businesses also promote home office work for staffers […]

Staff Writer

 · Mar 10, 2010

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Going green in your apartment means living your life in the most environmentally-responsible way possible, but it doesn’t mean you have to give up all of your comforts. Learn how to transform one of the most-used rooms in your apartment, the living room, into an example of eco-friendly living: 1 – DIY and Recycled Decor […]

Staff Writer

 · Mar 8, 2010

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If you and your family have decided to make some changes around your home, and are going green, then the bathroom is a great place to get started. There are many things you can do in the bathroom to make some big changes in water and energy conservation in your home. Going green in your […]

Staff Writer

 · Mar 4, 2010

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Going green in your everyday life is more simple than you may think. Just think of how you can incorporate environmentally-friendly living into the places in your apartment you use the most. Read on for tips for making your bedroom an eco-friendly location: 1 – Weatherize Your Windows A key focal point in any apartment […]

Staff Writer

 · Feb 24, 2010

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Many people today want to make an attempt to go green in their home. Expensive energy efficient and water saving appliances may be out of your league and in an apartment there are only so many changes you can make anyways, but don’t give up. There are plenty of inexpensive things you can do around […]

Staff Writer

 · Feb 18, 2010

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Energy conservation strategies are not just for homeowners. Apartment dwellers can benefit from conserving energy too, and more renters are becoming aware of the need to save money in this area. There are many things you can do on your own, and a few things that require your landlord’s permission and help. Energy Conservation Defined […]

Staff Writer

 · Feb 2, 2010

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When your looking for bathroom ideas, don’t forget the green. Making eco-friendly choices in your home can reduce the impact that you have on the earth’s resources as well as your wallet. You don’t have to sacrifice style when you’re making these changes. Many of today’s earth-friendly options look great as well. When you are […]

Staff Writer

 · Dec 7, 2009

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If you’re looking for ways to save money on your electric and gas bills, consider using energy saving products. The initial monetary investment will save you money in the long run if you choose the right products. Here are 4 must-haves to buy: 1. Automatic Indoor Timer One way to combine your efforts to protect […]

Staff Writer

 · Nov 4, 2009

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Do your part to encourage a healthier environment by following these green apartment decorating ideas. Opt for Natural Products Use as many natural elements as you can to decorate your apartment. Green living is all about avoiding the man-made items that tend to harm the environment and clutter up spaces. For example, some mattresses are […]

Staff Writer

 · Oct 27, 2009

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