Yvonne Jeffery, Liz Barclay, Michael Grosvenor, "Green Your Home All-in-one for Dummies"
John Wiley & Sons | 2009 | ISBN: 0470407786 | 696 pages | PDF
Practical, simple home solutions for reducing your impact on the planet
Want to go green in and around your home? This value–packed guide gives you easy–to–follow, budget–friendly tips that will reduce your ecofootprint. From using greener cleaning tools and building materials to cutting your energy costs and working with your lawn, you?ll discover how to make your home cleaner, healthier, and more energy efficient.
Go green, save money — using less means saving more
Reduce, reuse, recycle — the reasons behind going green and tips for getting the whole family involved
Improve your energy use — simple fixes for making your heating, air conditioning, lighting, water use, and appliances more efficient
Bring green to your clean — practical tips for eliminating toxic cleaners from your home and cleaning every room of the house
Remodel the ecofriendly way — using sustainable construction materials in your home projects
Plan your garden and landscaping — organic options for growing your garden and beautifying your yard with less waste
Tap into the power of solar energy — projects to make solar work for your home