The Two-Wheel Craze

The Two-Wheel Craze

The move towards a more friendly stance for the environment is shifting nearly every aspect of daily living all across the globe. From the sustainable systems that we install in our houses to the solar panels that are being placed on rooftops, efficiency is taking the lead. When it comes to getting behind the wheel, four wheels are hitting the […]

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Hempcrete: The Green Movement returns to its Roots

Hempcrete: The Green Movement returns to its Roots

Smoking a rope made of modern, industrial hemp might cause a headache, but not much else. Why not build houses with it instead? As the Green Movement invents itself, builders are returning to old ideas. Both thick, earthen walls and building underground to reduce heating and cooling expense are old hat these days, but building the traditional, European-style village home […]

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Hay vs. Straw: A Look at Key Differences

Hay vs. Straw: A Look at Key Differences

For those outside the agriculture industry, it can be pretty hard to distinguish between hay and straw. After all, both grasses look relatively similar when they’re harvested and baled together. Both of them are used in agriculture applications, for some aspect of raising livestock, and both tend to grow during the same time of year. For those who suffer from […]

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Roundup: The Best Eco-Homes Around the World

Roundup: The Best Eco-Homes Around the World

For those considering building an all-new home that adheres to eco-friendly sensibilities, it’s worth noting that there are some great role models to look to during this process. From arches to traditional homes and more, here’s a look at how the best green homes get the job done. 1. The Eco Arch In what might be the most innovative design […]

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How to Go Eco-Friendly in Any Home

How to Go Eco-Friendly in Any Home

Turning an existing home into a bastion of energy savings and eco-friendly construction is actually pretty easy, and it can be done without a lot of up-front expenditures and big price tags. For those homeowners who value lower utility costs and a better relationship with the natural world, here’s a look at the easiest ways to go green and save some money […]

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3D Printing is the Future of Computers and Technology

3D Printing is the Future of Computers and Technology

When it comes to controversy, 3D printing is no stranger. This growing industry has been able to produce fully functioning guns, and many other products that the public would prefer to keep behind lock and key, in recent months. It has also been able to produce some really big ideas about eco-friendly building and a greener future in the other […]

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