What does a Garden Gnome do when she is not gardening, in the kitchen or doing genealogy? Well the answer might just surprise you so read the entries to find out more. This blog focuses on everything we do to make our house a home. There will be a strong emphasis on home energy efficiency and do-it-yourself (DIY) projects. At the same time there will also be crafts, knitting and crocheting projects along with any other little tips we do to create that down to earth, I want to be here home. Please enjoy your visit :)

Saturday, March 17, 2007

Ten Ways to Go Green in Your Home

  1. reduce
  2. reuse
  3. recycle
  4. replace incandescent lights with compact fluorescent lights (CFL)
  5. use non-toxic cleaners
  6. use rechargeable batteries
  7. seal air leaks
  8. repair or replace leaky taps
  9. insulate hot water pipes
  10. wash clothes in cold water/cold rinse

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