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Cold, Drafty Windows and Walls?

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Have you have ever felt like was a draft in the winter while you were standing inside next to a solid wall or large picture window? There might not be a an air leak at all. An outer wall and window in the winter will be colder than your body temperature. Heat seeks an an equilibrium, a balance, so it will leave your body through your skin and go toward the colder surface. That transfer of heat actually feels like a cold draft on your skin. Continue reading

Health Benefits of Electrolytes and Natural Energy Drinks

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Health Benefits of Electrolytes and Natural Energy Drinks - Organic Gurlz Gardens Fort Wayne IndianaHi There, Fellow Gardeners! This is AnnahMarie. Today, Organic Gurlz Gardens of Fort Wayne, Indiana will be sharing a recipe and information on the Health Benefits of Electrolytes and Natural Energy Drinks! Many are flocking to energy drinks as a primary source for energy. The only problem is that these energy drinks such as Monster and Red Bull are not natural. Just because the flavor says ‘berry fusion’ doesn’t mean it comes from the earth. Continue reading

What is Energy Star?

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What is Energy Star? Energy Star - Design Build Planners (1)ENERGY STAR is not just about making buildings more energy efficient; it's also about saving money for homes and industries and offering best-practice solutions to make homes more comfortable, create better buildings and protect the environment. It's a government-backed program—Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) - that helps businesses and individuals do just that. Continue reading

9 Things to Do for Chinese New Year

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Chinese New Year- DragonThe Chinese Solar Year started on February 4th and brings us into a 3 Wood year. On February 19th, we welcome the Lunar Chinese New Year: the Year of the Green Sheep. All of this will offer different energies to different people. However, there are some things we all can do to celebrate and prepare ourselves for a happy and prosperous year. This blog was written by one of our project designers, Franca Giuliani, a Feng Shui Specialist. You can read more about her here. Continue reading

What to Know About Tankless Water Heaters

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Tankless water heaterWhat to Know About Tankless Water Heaters Wouldn’t it be awesome to relax in a nice, hot bubble bath or shower without being interrupting by a blast of cold water because someone else in the house is using the hot water? Or, wouldn’t it be better to not have to wait on hot water at all? Keep reading for information on tankless water heaters and how you can start getting hot water on demand. Continue reading

Green Remodeling Options

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http://www.dreamstime.com/stock-photography-led-lamps-creative-power-saving-energy-conservation-industry-business-ecological-concept-group-two-metal-electric-isolated-image34659462If you’ve been thinking about remodeling your home, you’re not alone. According to the 2014 Houzz & Home Survey, nearly 84% of homeowners are planning some type of remodeling project within the next two years. Though some take it on to increase the value of their home, an overwhelming majority is just looking to improve the look, layout and feel. When planning your next remodeling project, consider some green options to help cut down your energy bills and negative environmental impact. Continue reading

Power of the Sun

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Embracing The Power of The Sun With Solar Panels For Your New Jersey Home Solar Energy (1)In the past, when people talked about harnessing the power of the sun, it wasn’t possible. Then it started to become a true solution, but it wasn’t very cost effective. Fast forward to modern times and you will notice that the sun can give you an incredible amount of power, fuel a grid, and store a lot of energy for your home. It’s all a matter of looking into paneling that can give you a leg up on the electric bill. Whether you’re looking for solar panels for your New Jersey home, or you are anywhere in the country, you will find that this solution has some serious benefits that you’ll want to look into. Continue reading