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What Makes a Home Green – Trends in Green Design

by Helmut Eder
In the twentieth century the main goal of architects and construction workers was to provide a good product which satisfied the demand of a customer, who most often had no interest in pursuing eco-friendly design. This changed with the dawn of the new millennium, which can already be called the green age. Building specialists added one more aspect to their work - environmental friendliness. Read More »

Urban Greening – What’s That?

by Helmut Eder
When I tell people that I do translations, proof reading and editing in the area of urban greening, I often get blank looks. Some people nod politely and then go off shaking their heads a bit after I've given them a very brief explanation, others summarize, not too wrongly, as 'so you mean it's about planting a few trees around the city'. Others don't even try to understand. Read More »

Green House Technology

by Helmut Eder
By adopting green house technology and living, we maximize both economic and environmental performance. This new technology has methods to allow builders to involve this green construction and integrate it into buildings to either renovate or even construct it. Read More »

Recycling Mistakes You May Be Making

by Helmut Eder
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle is a mantra adopted by many. The benefits of recycling are many, yet according to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), only 34.5 percent of what Americans discard gets recycled. What's more, many people who regularly recycle may be unaware that they're making mistakes. Are you recycling properly? Read on to learn what you may be doing wrong and how to become a recycling pro. Read More »

Five Of The Latest Trends In Green Flooring For 2014

by Helmut Eder
"Green" Flooring has become very popular over the past few years as consumers search for options that are both environmentally friendly and made from sustainable materials. Fortunately there are many options to choose from without sacrificing quality, good looks or durability. Here are five of the latest flooring products that are geared towards green living. Read More »

Green Living Made Simple

by Helmut Eder
The marketing machines push Green Living but what does it really mean to live green? Find out how simple and easy a Green Lifestyle can be. Read More »

Checklist for Designing a Green Home

by Helmut Eder
Having a green home bring countless benefits, you don't have to spend a lot of money if you know how. Here is the checklist must have for creating an eco-friendly home. Read More »

Green Living: How to Reduce Your Energy Consumption

by Helmut Eder
How to reduce your energy footprint on this world and reduce or completely eliminate your electric bill. Tips tricks and guides for you to help reduce your electric and heating bills. Read More »

True Costs to Dirty Energy

by Helmut Eder
The many Costs to dirty energy and what we can do to counter it. DIY Solar panels, wind turbines and more. Read More »

Why Organic Home Cleaners Are More Important Than Ever Before

by Helmut Eder
Although organic cleaners have taken the domestic world by storm, many people are still under the impression that these products are nothing more than overpriced hype. However, this is not the case, as more and more research is coming to the fore which not only highlights the benefits of using organic cleaners, but which also makes known the health risks associated with using their chemical-based alternatives. Read More »