Green Living

Learn how to be eco-friendly with our easy tips and advice. Make DIY cleansers, find natural products and more.
Underwater view of mother and two sons diving in swimming pool
How to Figure Out the Gallons-Per-Minute Rating
vinegar with cleaning supplies
10 Surprising Uses for Vinegar
Hispanic woman putting plastic bottle in recycling bin
Look At These Home Recycling Bins. They Look Great!
bound cardboard boxes
A Guide to Recycling Cardboard
Filling glass of water
How to Make Water Potable and Safe to Drink
Aerial view of modern house with shaded terrace, UK home
Earth-Sheltered and Underground Homes Basics
recycling light bulbs
How and Where to Recycle Lights
Green water indicating eutrophication and excessive algae growth
Find out How Eutrophication Causes Deadly Algal Blooms
Installation of solar panels to the side of a building.
What To Look For When Buying Eco-Friendly Building Materials
A LEED certification on the side of a building
Understanding LEED Green Building Certifications
Wood pellets with pellet stove lit in the background
What Is Biomass Energy? Is it a Practical Alternative to Fossil Fuels?
Room being decorated
Learn More About Off-gassing
A planet Christmas tree ornament
How to Celebrate a Green Christmas
Reusable DIY beeswax wraps
Make a Reusable DIY Beeswax Wrap for More Sustainable Food Storage
Lavender, rocks, and essential oil
Spritz These Homemade Room Spray Recipes for a Fresher-Smelling Space
Hanging milk jug herb garden
20 Genius Ways to Reuse Empty Plastic Bottles
motor oil and funnel
The Right Way to Dispose of Motor Oil
Light switch being pressed to turn off kitchen lights and lower electricity bill
44 Ways to Lower Your Electric Bill
Detergents and cleaning products
9 Things You Should Never Buy Again
A fabric face mask, scissors, and sewing pins
How to Make a Reusable Mask or Face Covering
A pleated face mask, scissors, and a pin cushion
How to Make a Face Mask With Fabric Ties
Two sewn face masks laying on a table
How to Sew a Basic Face Mask
face mask
How to Clean and Sanitize a Face Mask
face mask made from an old tshirt
Use a T-Shirt to Make a No-Sew Face Mask
DIY no-sew face mask on surface
How to Make a No-Sew Face Mask in Less Than 5 Minutes