Category Archives: Sustainable Living

The Lifestyle of Sustainable Homes

More and more often, people are choosing to make their homes more sustainable, energy-efficient, and better for the environment. Whether it’s a new build or upgrades to an existing home, this topic is increasingly in the news and on social … Continue reading

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Go Green This Halloween

Halloween can be a tough time to remember to stay environmentally conscious. Between polyester costumes, sugar-filled treats, and who-knows-what in that face paint, it’s hard for those that are trying to maintain a clean, green routine. Here are some tips … Continue reading

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Low Impact Development

Low impact development (LID) is the practice of using techniques in building and construction that minimize the effect that development will have on the quality of the surrounding environment. LID emphasizes conservation and use of on-site natural features to protect … Continue reading

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Go Green in 2017

We hope that you all had a wonderful Christmas with your family and friends! Now that 2017 is almost here, it’s a great time to start thinking about what you want out of the New Year. One suggestion is to … Continue reading

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Planting a Fall Vegetable Garden

It’s hard to believe that Fall is almost here! We are looking forward to cooler weather, pumpkins and all of the great holidays that are just around the corner. Here in Virginia, now is a great time to begin planting … Continue reading

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