Paint your Apartment Green with LEED Paint

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Are you looking to give your kitchen, livingroom or bedroom a makeover with a new coat of paint? If so to keep with your environmentally friendly lifestyle we suggest you paint your apartment green with LEED paint. Benjamin Moore, one of the major producers of high-quality paints and finishes, now offer environmentally friendly paints and coatings that qualify … [Read more...]

Green the Way You Do Laundry

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Have you begun noticing that you wash quite a few loads of laundry each week? If so you may be using a large amount of energy especially if you are washing all your loads in hot water. Keep these eco-friendly tips in mind the next time you toss a load in the wash to green the way you do laundry: Wash all your loads in cold water because 90% of the energy … [Read more...]

How to Clean Up a Broken CFL in your Apartment

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Have you already begun switching the incandescent bulbs in your apartment for compact fluorescent light bulbs (CFL) due to their energy efficiency? If so then you may be aware of the uncertainty over cleaning them up if they happen to break, considering they contain a small amount of Mercury. It is sealed in the glass tubing but upon breaking some of it is released … [Read more...]