Weekly Round-up: Eco Friendly Home Ideas

Going green is now mainstream. Making responsible choices in your home design and furnishings is good for your health and the environment.

You don’t have to plant a tree in your living room to go green (although it might be kind of cool!) Here are 7 tips, from decor to building materials, to help make your home become more eco-friendly.

 

There are many choices to consider for eco-friendly flooring, including bamboo and 100% wool carpeting. Bob Vila gives us a round-up of 5 options.

 

Recycling and re-using products is a great way to bring eco-friendly design to your home. Here are some weekend projects to consider from Sunset Magazine.

 

Reducing reliance on electricity is another way to go green. Here are 10 ways to bring natural light into your home.