Tag: home

59 What is an energy efficient way to get fresh air indoors during winter? 2013-01-30T13:50:24.577

24 Alternative for electrical washing machine 2013-02-01T00:41:52.183

18 Prevent concrete roof from absorbing too much heat during summer 2015-02-23T09:47:26.887

17 What's the typical energy usage of automatic light switches? 2013-01-30T14:02:36.910

17 Do USB outlets waste energy just like conventional wall warts? 2015-12-06T11:32:36.000

16 Filtering indoor air with plants? 2013-02-01T18:57:31.597

15 What is worse: Wasting water or energy? 2013-04-30T19:58:39.440

14 Switching to Toilet/Sink Combo 2013-01-29T23:17:00.720

14 Is there a recipe for sustainable dishwasher soap that brings out the shine? 2013-02-01T18:34:11.853

12 What is the most sustainable way to professionally clean my carpets? 2013-01-29T20:48:16.397

12 How can I determine the U-value (or R-value) of my existing double glazing system? 2013-02-06T16:36:56.037

12 Sustainable Roofing Materials 2013-02-06T17:05:30.037

12 Reusable vs. disposable diapers: which is better? 2013-05-13T06:06:00.980

11 What is the most sustainable way of making coffee? 2016-03-02T15:24:03.590

11 What are effective ways to make a home significantly more sustainable when renting? 2016-03-30T11:17:38.793

11 Environmentally friendly alternative to salt for de-icing walkways? 2016-11-21T22:47:26.220

10 Yeasts - Home production for alcoholic beverages / Baking / etc 2013-01-30T07:14:56.203

10 How much of my flat heating is going to heat my neighbours flats? 2013-02-05T14:13:09.840

10 Planning to build zero energy earth house 2013-02-09T01:59:13.900

10 Is opening windows wide or opening them slightly more efficient for exchanging air in a room on a cold day? 2014-03-27T15:28:16.930

10 What are the sustainability issues in moving house? 2014-06-20T12:53:15.837

10 Should I worry about the minimum mark on our kettle? 2015-12-08T00:07:34.920

10 Is an electric shaver more sustainable than water-based shaving ? And how to determine so for one's context? 2015-12-10T22:03:58.803

9 Are there any 'home-grown' substances that can be used to clean carpet stains? 2013-01-30T16:42:17.940

9 Organic aphid control on houseplants 2013-01-30T20:39:56.740

9 When to buy new, when to keep the old? 2013-02-21T01:01:00.517

9 Retrofitting insulation in a 4-storey home. Top down or bottom up? 2014-02-25T09:11:04.057

9 Does orange essential oil create formaldehyde when exposed to ozone? 2014-09-20T08:39:28.817

8 Are LEEDs certifications available for homes? 2013-01-29T20:17:58.703

8 Most sustainable way to freshen air? 2013-03-12T04:32:44.483

8 What can a smart thermostats and meters tell me about how to reduce my home energy consumption? 2013-05-07T19:37:27.133

8 What is the sustainable house insulation suitable for a very hot climate? 2013-05-31T09:22:04.823

8 Tissues or cloth to clean a baby - what's more sustainable? 2013-12-13T17:36:03.480

8 What countries favour people who want to live a sustainable lifestyle? 2016-04-19T04:56:18.590

8 How do I set myself up to not have to mow the lawn? 2016-04-21T18:05:12.633

8 Reusable alternatives to plastic wrap? 2017-01-08T15:21:32.747

8 Why should we bother to recycle household waste if it's only a small portion of all waste that is generated? 2017-09-24T15:27:39.017

7 Instructions for making, and comparisons of, *small* solar thermal collectors 2013-07-17T03:37:34.593

7 Open Source DIY Architecture Alternatives? 2013-11-09T10:42:45.057

7 Investing in Solar Panels in the UK 2014-06-06T12:28:37.470

7 What Makes an Oven Eco-Friendly? 2014-07-15T16:09:00.780

7 Can you fit double glazing with secondary glazing? 2014-10-11T10:52:25.127

7 Alternatives to garbage plastic bags 2016-01-29T23:02:58.530

7 Does it make any difference to charge my electronic devices using an USB port? 2016-02-23T22:14:54.603

7 How to reduce humidity in the home? 2016-11-13T18:18:21.673

7 How to set up optimal Air humidity in passive house? 2017-08-09T12:49:59.457

7 How can a rocket mass heater be combined with a tight modern construction? 2017-09-21T01:07:39.493

6 Is secondary triple glazing a practical way to reduce energy costs? 2013-02-05T13:54:50.533

6 What are practical and sustainable methods of using guttering for growing hydroponic produce? 2014-02-22T11:17:36.367

6 Can we compare superadobe earthbags to concrete construction? 2015-12-27T12:43:43.667

6 Mismatched socks? What to do with hundreds of them? 2017-01-16T19:16:34.637

6 How much could the US reduce its electricity demand if people moved from Texas back to Ohio? 2017-02-02T17:34:30.877

5 How can people afford to be self-sufficient and sustainable? 2015-08-11T09:16:20.640

5 Is there a shaving razor that is an alternative to, say, Gillette Mach 3, and does not use plastic ? 2015-12-10T21:54:53.527

5 Domestic flywheel energy storage: how close are we? 2017-06-17T14:24:33.203

5 Is heating with candles economically and/or ecologically worthwhile? 2017-08-09T19:58:40.550

4 What needs to be done to reuse newspapers for insulation? 2013-06-04T13:17:21.370

4 Studies show that toxic flame retardants in foam cushions pollute our living environments. Does this include memory foam? 2013-06-11T22:17:59.870

4 Microbes used for home composting and cost effectiveness 2013-11-30T14:56:11.133

4 Boiler, timer, thermostat, radiators - how to set to minimum in summer? 2014-05-05T11:32:30.797

4 Sustainable vs Living off the Grid vs Green 2016-04-01T16:27:08.403

4 Hotel communal living 2016-07-11T11:53:28.250

4 What's the best way of getting an eco-friendly off-grid house? 2016-11-29T15:30:23.327

4 Newer heat pump vs new space heaters in Seattle winter 2018-01-08T05:35:27.533

3 How much moisture is left on the walls and floors of a shower after use? Is it significant? 2015-02-03T08:33:45.137

3 How to regulate temperature at home with windows and blinds? 2016-11-24T12:08:27.217

3 Heat escaping very old cob house 2017-07-13T06:46:29.423

3 Being a sustainable Digital Nomad in a Van - First Steps 2017-11-16T10:23:15.577

2 Repair a bedside lamp 2013-12-17T15:38:31.060

2 Detailed breakdown of Solar PV installation site test (site survey) 2015-12-17T07:22:24.807

2 How much capacity inverters and batteries should i need to set up a 800 watts solar panel? 2016-05-13T04:54:32.853

2 How do I keep my room on the first floor cool all day and night? 2016-06-15T16:04:57.923

1 Safe weather tape for insulating windows 2016-11-12T22:59:01.477

1 How long will a 12V Koolatron compact cooler last with 12Ah battery? 2017-10-13T17:29:11.963

1 better to heat house with gas or with electricity? 2018-02-06T21:02:52.507