Sustainable

Green Landscaping Tips for Creating a Beautiful Yard

by Shane Jones
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Nothing beats a beautifully landscaped yard with every rock, garden and tree placed in the perfect spot. Of course, there can be

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Energy Efficient Mortgage Guide for Homeowners

by Allen Quay

An energy efficient mortgage (EEM) are sometimes called green mortgages. This type of lending product allows borrowers to reduce their utility bill

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Practicing Water Conservation in Your Garden

by Allen Quay

  Are You Worried About Water Restrictions Destroying Your Garden? How Much Water Does Your Landscape Require? Are there alternatives to water

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Green Mortgage: A Quick Overview

by Allen Quay

  There are cost effective mortgages for (a) homes that are energy efficient and (b) property owners who wants to make their

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Applying Earthship Concepts to Your Home and Garden

by Danielle Bullard
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Earthships are an ecological concept of construction that seeks to balance out the effect of a building and its uses with the

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Austin Landscaping Using Sustainable Ideas

by Allen Quay

Austin landscaping is not ‘keeping weird’ when it comes to the diverse mix of styles and techniques as other types of landscaping

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Outdoor LED Lighting for Water Features – Part 1

by Eric Blum
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Note: This is the first of a three part series dealing with the emerging applications of outdoor LED lighting in the water

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How to Attract Wildlife in Your Garden – Part 2

by Allen Quay

In Part 1 of ‘How to Attract Wildlife in Your Garden’ I gave you some simple things you can do to build

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How to Attract Wildlife in Your Garden – Part 1

by Allen Quay

Creating and maintaining a garden that supports and attracts wildlife needs a deceptive amount of consideration and planning. It is about much

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Plant Pesticides Are Not All Created Equal

by Shane Jones
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You may think that all pesticides sold at your local garden center are nearly identical. After all, they do the same thing

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