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Green Building

  • A Compilation of Green Building Videos

    Jetson Green has built a Green Building video player that combines their favorite green videos from YouTube. You can watch all 17 in a row and let them know if you…

  • Eco-Dome Homes

    Straight from Tatooine comes the Eco-Dome (small house, “moon-cocoon”).…

  • Apartment Therapy’s Green Home

    Apartment Therapy, the authority in organizing and decorating your small home, has just launched their Green Home. There’s some good stuff here that doesn’t require a small home or apartment to…

  • Green Kitchen Remodel

    Back on the subject of kitchen remodels, over at Lime.com, Philip Higgs states,¬†Kitchens are a big energy sink – you’ve got five or six appliances sucking electricity, plus hot water and…

  • Recycled Vinyl Wallcovering

    Treehugger introduces us to recycled vinyl wallcoverings that meet LEED certification and can be applied using water-based adhesives and are colored using water-based inks. These wallcoverings are stylish and come in…

  • Homemade Garage Heater

    Here’s an ingenious solar heater made of painted soda cans, plywood, and some plastic tubing. The builder wanted a cheap solution to bringing some hot air into his garage. It may…

  • Learn to Design and Build

    Apartment Therapy has turned us onto a great looking school in Vermont called Yestermorrow Design/Build School. They are a non-profit educational institution and offer over 100 hands-on courses per year in…

  • Green Building 101 from Inhabitat

    Time for a lesson in Green Building from Inhabitat. Read on for one of the best online tutorials of green building from a site that is “devoted to the future of…

  • Energy Saving Bulbs

    We just switched some lamps over to IKEA Energy-Saving bulbs. We have always loved the glow of incandescent bulbs over fluorescent so we were skeptical that these lights would have that…

  • Domino Celebrates the 2007 Green List

    Last night we attended our first “green” party in celebration of Domino’s Green March issue. It was a dreary evening in NYC but the turnout was great. The event was held…

  • Rubber Sidewalks

    What’s that bounce in your step? It may be the rubber sidewalks that can be found in 20 states across the country. Another eco-friendly and functional solution for walkways, the primary…

  • Green Insulation Options

    Making your home more energy efficient is the single most eco-friendly improvement that you can do. Why not start with your insulation. Whether you already have standard fiberglass insulation or not,…