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6/23/2010 - Amazing Homes & Offices built from shipping containers!

Not just for resourceful squatters, container architecture is taking the world by storm. Recycled freight containers bring efficiency, flexibility and affordability to innovative green buildings, from small vacation cabins to movable cafes, schools and skyscrapers.......See Some Examples

5/24/2010 - Foods you don't have to buy organic!

Buying organic makes sense for the health of the earth, farm workers and your family.....Read More

5/20/10 - What's Old is New!

12 old trends that are new again in 2010! ........Read More

5/19/10 - Slash that water bill

Fix that leaky pipe or faucet, and you'll be amazed at the water you can save.....Read More

5/19/10 - What's your home energy IQ?

Answer these 7 questions to find out.......Take the quiz

5/19/10 - 7 Home improvements to do this year

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Green Builders' Study Forecasts Job Growth

Building green could add hundreds of billions of dollars to the economy, according to a new report released by the U.S. Green Building Council. ....Read More

Green Building for Cool Cities Initiative

The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) and the Sierra Club’s Cool Cities program today announced the launch of the “Green Building for Cool Cities” collaboration.....Read More

More to Come!