Infographic: Which states care most about the environment?

Google searches turn up virtually anything imaginable, from the common to the most obscure. Analytics from searches on topics related to the environment reveal what Americans in different want to know most about green and sustainable living. SaveOnEnergy.com examined Google...

Infographic: How much does a smart home actually save?

Energy saving smart devices are no longer things of the future. The recent eruption of smart home technology has given us everything from smart lights that turn off automatically to smart power strips that can “unplug” devices not in use....

Concrete home uses mesh walls to connect with nature

Concrete home uses mesh walls to connect with nature

A concrete home on Japan’s Okinawa Island uses concrete to protect against and capitalize on nature. Using a passive design, Ma of Wind by Japanese firm Ryuichi Ashizawa Architects attempts to bring outdoor elements into the interior as much as...

Is organic lawn care right for your home?

Is organic lawn care right for your home?

If completely chemical-free lawn care is what a homeowner is seeking, patience is key to success.

Safeguard your home against lightning damage

Safeguard your home against lightning damage

There's no good way to prevent or totally avoid a lightning strike, but homeowners can minimize the damage.

DDIY: When should you hire professional landscaping help?

DDIY: When should you hire professional landscaping help?

While saving on labor costs might attract DIYers, the hidden costs to any project may send them packing.

Tips for making the most of the living landscape at your new home

Tips for making the most of the living landscape at your new home

Take a look at what currently exists in your yard to determine what you love about it and what you’d like to change.

Green Gardening Tips for Spring 2018

Green Gardening Tips for Spring 2018

Here's a handy checklist to help turn your garden into an eco-friendly paradise.

3 Simple Ways You Can Improve the Appearance of Your Yard

3 Simple Ways You Can Improve the Appearance of Your Yard

Dressing up your curb appeal can seem like a major undertaking, but the task can be simplified with gorgeous results when you follow a few easy steps.

5 Ways to Rebuild A Problem Lawn for Fall

5 Ways to Rebuild A Problem Lawn for Fall

It isn't easy to figure out exactly what to do to make a lawn look its best.

Water Waste: 4 Ways To Conserve With A Green Lawn

Water Waste: 4 Ways To Conserve With A Green Lawn

Different types of grasses require various levels of water.

How do retaining walls work?

How do retaining walls work?

You may need a professional to help you to assess the soil in the area you plan to build the wall.

5 Trends in Single-Family Home Construction

5 Trends in Single-Family Home Construction

As Frank Lloyd Wright put it, architects must be able to see the future to do their jobs properly. After all, it’s their job — along with designers, builders, and other stakeholders — to provide direction and creativity in the world of residential real estate.

Low-cost Landscaping Can Boost Home Values

Low-cost Landscaping Can Boost Home Values

Inexpensive landscaping improvements can add to home values and help increase salability.

Go Green with Spring Lawn Care Tips

Go Green with Spring Lawn Care Tips

The keys to success are a few simple actions that include professional evaluation, custom lawn treatments and lawn repair.

Going Green: 4 Ways Your Yard Can Help The Environment

Going Green: 4 Ways Your Yard Can Help The Environment

Your yard can still be the gem of the neighborhood and contribute to the stability of the natural environment instead of causing pollution.

Infographic: Landscaping for energy savings

Winter is waning, and spring is about to, well, spring. As flowers begin to bloom and trees sprout new leaves, evidence of the changing season is popping up across most of the country. For a large majority of home and building owners, that means it’s time to start thinking about landscaping projects, according to the U.S.

Tips to Help Your Home Be the Most Eco-Friendly on the Block

Tips to Help Your Home Be the Most Eco-Friendly on the Block

You can be a trendsetter in your neighborhood by using the exterior of your home and your outdoor living space as a showcase for eco-friendly design.

Irrigation System Tested to Cut Water Use by 40%

Like a printer spraying ink on a page, IrriGreen ‘prints’ water in controlled patterns that keep grass uniformly green and save water.

Clarifying the Confusions Over Eco-Friendly Labels

Clarifying the Confusions Over Eco-Friendly Labels

Today's brands are bombarding consumers with hundreds of unsubstantiated claims and catchy phrases in hopes of persuading them to buy a certain product.

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