Going Green

Recycled Soda Bottles Stop Weeds and Save Money

The popular conservation mantra Reduce, Re-Use, and Recycle finds root in your grandmother's sage advice -- "Waste not. Want not."

In the early 20th century, conservation and waste minimization were not social movements. They were necessities. Ten years into the 21st century, the wisdom and benefit of conservation is back in the forefront of American thought.
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Solar Lighting Beneficial in Many Ways

As society continues to grow more environmentally conscious, more and more homeowners are looking for ways to do their part outside their home as well as inside it. One increasingly popular option for eco-conscious homeowners is solar lighting. But the benefits of solar lighting go beyond the environmental.
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Did You Know?

Once reserved for baseball fields and indoor football stadiums, synthetic grass, commonly referred to as "fake grass," can now be purchased by private citizens as well. While synthetic grass has evolved over the years, the principle of providing a realistic and aesthetically appealing alternative to natural grass is still the same.
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Organic Fertilizing Finds the Fast Track

When you're facing a row of endless organic fertilizer choices in your local lawn and garden center, you may agree with Kermit the Frog's famous line, "It's not easy being green."

The popularity of organic fertilizer has grown proportionally with the confusion over how and why to use them and, more than anything, what "organic" actually means.
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