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Salute to Solar

Going solar is easier than ever due to dropping costs and different financing options, rebates and credits. Here's a look at the current state of...

Cleansers with Conscience

Eco-friendly products to get you squeaky-clean, teeth to toes If you’re trying to green your lifestyle, there’s no better place to start than your own...

Tiny Houses: The big benefits of living with less

Living small changes lives in a big way. Some residents are finding their lives are fuller with less.

Ways to kick plastic to the curb

Simple lifestyle changes can reduce your plastic footprint. Just ask Beth Terry, who went from throwing out 3.5 pounds of plastic trash in a single month to less than 2 pounds a year.

10 Revolutionary Building Materials In Use Throughout the World

What if pollution were a thing of the past? What if all trash was either biodegraded or reused? What if houses were constructed of...

Green Guide: Simple Ways to be Green

Here are easy ways to make a difference in the planet’s health, and consequently, humankind’s health. By Anne Minard If you’re reading this, you’re probably part...

Green Guide: Going Uber Green

If you’re looking to green your home from the ground up, here’s some advice an recommendations from a couple who did just that. Photos by...

Skimp or Splurge?

Winter’s the time to plan your landscape for spring. Here’s how to make the most of your garden budget. By Lisa Truesdale Whether you’re starting a landscape...

Coping with Climate Change

Gardeners know Colorado’s weather wreaks havoc on plants, and it’s not getting any better with global warming. But the way you garden can make...

Building/Remodeling: Skimp or Splurge?

How to make the most of your remodeling or building budget. By Lisa Truesdale If you’re remodeling an existing home or building a new one, setting...