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Why Should You Go For Asphalt Shingles?

Do you think that your roof needs a new set of shingles? Why not have them replaced with asphalt shingles. Asphalt is one of the most popular materials when it comes to roofing. Here are some good reasons why you should consider asphalt shingles: It is inexpensive – Asphalt is one of the most inexpensive

11 Apr 2015
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Brighten Up Your Pathways

Use the sun to light up your home! The Fiesta Color Changing Solar Path Light is not only fun and hip to today’s sustainable design trends, but it also embraces GREENCulture’s principle of maintaining an environmentally enlightened household. These playful pathway lights turn on automatically at dusk and off at dawn with the help of

21 Aug 2014
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You light up my life

Did you know that lighting is an essential in life?? Without it, how would we be able to see anything?! Not to mention it’s horrible for your health. Let’s say you wanted to read a book or study during the night; without proper lighting such as a desk lamp or table lamp, not only will

09 Jul 2014
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zero house

If you lived here…

you wouldn’t have any electric bills! This nifty, all-green prefab pad is called the Zero House. The house generates its own electricity by high-efficiency solar panels. When it’s completely charged, the place can go for one week even without any sunlight. A 2700 gallon tank collects water and distributes it throughout the home through gravity!

09 Jun 2014
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Compact Fluoresecnt Lamps, or the seemingly infinite lasting light bulb

I would have to guesstimate the day I screwed in my first compact fluorescent light bulb in my modestly small bedroom. It was definitely more than six months ago. Perhaps it was even eight months ago? Or over a year ago? I honestly cannot remember when I screwed in that light bulb. And with it

12 May 2014
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CFL…..Not Just Another Football League

In the past when someone utters these 3 little letters; C…F….L the meathead in all of us might think of an NFL wanna be. But no sir!! These letters have come to be known as Compact Flourscent Lighting. Lasting longer than the now defunct XFL, these little gems can save over 2,000 times their own

21 Apr 2014
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The True Meaning of Recycling

Remember floppy disks?  Come on, of course you do!  Considered obsolete for a number of years now, they are proving technology hipsters wrong by coming back in pencil-holder form.  They might be useless for storing large amounts of data, but they can still perform the basic function of standing upright and creating a small enclosure. 

13 Apr 2014
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Balloon Power

Due to increased concerns over our environmental state of affairs, our crippling dependency on oil, and the encouraged progression and commercialization of renewable energy sources, new technological advancements have been made, to address the issues we all now face. We’ve managed to innovatively cultivate and successfully harness a variety of alternative energy sources from natural

13 Mar 2014
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Energy Star Program

For those of you that don’t know what The Energy Star Program is about, I’ve gathered a bit of information for you to read through. To start with, the program was formed by the United States Environmental Protection Agency; in the early 90’s. The Energy Star Program was set into motion to encourage energy conservation

23 Feb 2014
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History of Chandeliers

History of Chandeliers

Although earlier forms of candle making was something that was successfully honed and utilized by primitive man as well as by other countries, such as Japan, Egypt, India, and China, modern candle making (what we currently know it as) officially started around the 13th century. The 13th and 14th centuries were turbulent times of widespread

11 Feb 2014
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