Posts Tagged ‘Save The Environment’

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Decor Trends 2023: New Styles to Give Your Space a Brand New Look

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Have a knack for starting your New Year’s resolutions right when the clock strikes midnight? Keeping up with new decor trends is a great way to give yourself a fresh start in 2023. read more

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How to Find an Eco-Friendly Apartment

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Over the past year, trends in apartment living have been reflecting renters’ needs in response to the pandemic. read more

Young woman sits on the floor near her trash bins to separate plastics in an effort to lead a more eco-friendly lifestyle.

6 Eco-Friendly Living Habits that Everyone Should Try

With the natural world under heavy threat, it’s becoming increasingly important for us to take up eco-friendly living habits. At the end of the day, creating a fairer, greener environment will go a long way towards making all our lives better. While you might be eager to try eco-friendly living yourself, it can sometimes be […] read more

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How to Regrow Kitchen Scraps for Less Food Waste

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We all want to do our part to create less waste, and a great place to start is in the kitchen. read more

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Beginner’s Guide to Apartment Composting

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Americans generate approximately 40 million tons of food waste each year — most of which gets thrown into landfills. And since there are about 2600 of those already the country, the Brooklyn Botanic Garden estimates that the average household throws away two pounds of organic waste each day. read more

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Simple Ways to Use Less Plastic at Home

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While plastic has become an integral part of our daily lives, it unfortunately has several harmful effects on the environment, wildlife, and even us humans. Plastic is a major source of pollution and waste that not only adds to our landfills but also ends up in our oceans. read more

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Breaking Down the Average Utility Costs Per Month: What’s Normal?

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When it comes to renting an apartment, one of the most easily overlooked aspects of budgeting is the extent to which your utility bills can range in cost. There are many factors that affect the price you pay for utilities, including the number of people in your apartment, whether or not the building offers gas […] read more

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Ask These Questions Before Signing Your Lease to Save Money and the Environment

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When shopping for your dream apartment, creating a budget is a critical step. Usually, all of us know exactly how much we are able to pay in rent each month, so we look for a place that fits nicely within that price range. After moving in, however, we realize that rent is far from the […] read more

Save the Environment: Buy Bamboo

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The fast depletion of our natural lumber resource has more and more people turning to bamboo to help save the environment. Although trees are often re-planted and Eco-harvested, the supply is slowly becoming unable to keep up with the demand. Bamboo is a fast growing grass (yes it is technically a grass, some say it is a […] read more