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Smoothies for The Summer

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AnnahMarie of Organic Gurlz Gardens Fort Wayne, IndianaHi There, Fellow Gardeners! This is AnnahMarie. Today, Organic Gurlz Gardens of Indiana will be sharing recipes on Smoothies for The Summer. Don’t waste your energy racing after the ice-cream truck to cool you off! These home-made smoothies are almost sure to lower your temperature. Continue reading

Eco-Friendly Arts and Crafts

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AnnahMarie of Organic Gurlz Gardens Fort Wayne, IndianaHi There, Fellow Gardeners! This is AnnahMarie. Today, Organic Gurlz Gardens of Indiana will be sharing information on Eco-friendly Arts and Crafts for the Home. Arts and Crafts are fun – but what if they could be eco-friendly? Today, Organic Gurlz Gardens is here to share some ways you can enjoy eco-friendly entertainment. Continue reading

The Eco-Friendly Home

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U Factor for Windows by the Design Build PlannersHi There, Fellow Gardeners! This is AnnahMarie. Today, Organic Gurlz Gardens of Indiana will be sharing information on The Eco-Friendly Home. Many are looking to be eco-friendly, but they may forget taking care of the Earth goes way beyond the garden! We at Organic Gurlz Gardens are here to share few ways to have a cool home, while benefiting the world (and your wallet). Continue reading

Water Filter for Your Kitchen

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Water Filter for Your Kitchen water filter system for your home - Design Build PlannersAdequate supply of safe drinking water is one of the major prerequisites for a healthy life. Consuming enough water is taken for granted, but keeping hydrated can have a huge impact on overall health. Drinking water is derived from two basic services, source water- rivers and reservoirs and ground water. Tap water contains dirt, minerals, chemicals and other impurities that make it smell and taste bad. Bottled water is an alternative to tap water but the effects of bottled water on the environment is damaging. According to a 2001 report from the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWFN), approximately 1.5 million tons of plastic are expected in the bottling of 89 billion liters of water each year. Continue reading

Structural Insulated Panel Wall System

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Structural Insulated Panel Wall System Structural Insulated Panel - Design Build PlannersStructural insulated panels or SIPs are used in building commercial and residential construction. SIPs consist of panels that encase insulating foam, pretty much like a sandwich. SIPs have become extremely popular in last few years because they can be made to fit into any building design. SIPs are definitely for people who are environment friendly. Continue reading

How to Plant and Create a Bamboo Fence

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http://www.dreamstime.com/stock-photography-bamboo-fence-surrounded-ivy-covered-many-species-agency-beautiful-natural-lined-green-hills-image40934162How to Plant and Create a Bamboo Fence There is no dearth of landscaping plants that can also be used as living fences. Bamboo is one of them. While bamboo fencing is a good option to ensure privacy by creating a bamboo fence, it is equally important to keep a check on its growth as bamboo can grow at an alarming pace. Continue reading

Green Material Options for Your Remodeling Project

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Eco-friendly remodeling - Design Build PlannersAre you contemplating home remodeling options? Remodeling gives your home a feeling of a fresh and healthy beginning altogether. A House & Home survey conducted in 2014, indicates that close to 84% of homeowners plan to do some form of remodel on their homes within the next two years. People do remodeling for a number of reasons; some do it to enhance the home’s value, while others do it to improve on the home’s appearance, plan or layout and feel. If you are preparing to remodel your home, then it is advisable to do green remodeling. You need to do careful choice of materials which are eco-friendly. Continue reading