The Green House

All information you need for a green house.

Having a Green House

An ecological house does not have to cost you a fortune: there are simple and inexpensive solutions to rearrange your house in order to have minimal environmental impact. All we want that our house to be “green”, where energy will cost almost nothing and be perfectly clean air. But many of the wonders that protects the environment and make life easier, such as solar panels and Eco building materials, are  [ Read More ]

Green tips for heating your home

While many countries encourage environmental heating systems by important subsides the subject still remain in the state of curiosity, is an investment for many inaccessible. What is a green heating system? This system either not polluting either uses clean components and substances. For example, tyfocor (circuit agent used in solar collectors) is a propylene glycol, even drinkable. Such a heating system is based on a tanker that can connect storage  [ Read More ]

House of Straw

House of straw is a star of the latest in natural building segment. Its qualities are undoubtedly. When we think of a house of straw, the first thing that comes in our mind is the story of the Three Little Pigs. There we picture a home that is unsafe when the hungry wolf blows a everything gets destroyed. But today the story remains a myth. Firstly, it is extremely well  [ Read More ]

Warming with ice – an environmentally friendly solution

A system that is based on laws of nature and that also can use new technology, current and future system. With the pillar of ice no longer need for digging or drilling collector hose. OCTOPUS heat pump, is working on very low temperatures. It takes energy to heat the propane type gas from the compressor (which boils at – 42 degrees Celsius), through aluminum profiles, which condenses moisture from the  [ Read More ]

How much energy would provide a system with solar panels on my house?

If you want to buy a solar system for hot water, you wondered certainly how much energy would produce in your case, which means what yield has and how much conventional energy you could save in a year using the system. The efficiency of a solar system for hot water is seen in the percentage of energy provided for your domestic water heating, compared to total energy necessary. This percentage  [ Read More ]

Houses that heat themselves

The British people had found solutions to make their homes more comfortable at lower costs as possible. The dream of a life without the energy bill became a reality for more and more English people. Washlands Farm in Essex has a sophisticated system of electric and thermal power. The owner, James Carter, illuminates and warms the villa with five bedrooms and an indoor swimming pool with a geothermal climate control  [ Read More ]

How to Buy Green Furniture

Are you a responsible person who is trying to adopt a healthy lifestyle and as less harmful for the environment? Then maybe you will be interested in a few simple sustainable living ideas that will help you decorate your home. This way, you will help keep the planet healthy, but also your home. Choosing green furniture, you save important resources of the environment, but remove harmful substances around you and  [ Read More ]

How to Redecorate your House Ecologically

How save money, energy and the environment at the same time? Renovate ecological. When it’s time to change something in the house, think first about how you can use resources efficiently. Reducing energy consumption not only has environmental benefits, but also reduces noise in the house, deal with moisture, improves indoor air quality and bring the comfort of your home. Do not forget that you not need a lot of  [ Read More ]

Houses of Adobe

Temperatures increasingly higher sometimes become unbearable and determine us to appeal to installation in homes of ventilation systems and insulation. Studies done by American researchers have shown, however, that PVC windows and air conditioning affect the body and indoor air becomes even more polluted than outside. Vapors emanating from the paint on the walls of the lake on the floor or furniture and modern chipboard hardboard, contain a harmful gas,  [ Read More ]

What are “Passive Houses”?

A house with zero thermal transfer, so there won’t be any heat loss may seem just an idea without practical application. However, such houses exist. They are known as “passive houses”. Currently these homes are not built because they assume outputs or deviation from current standards in construction. Such a house that conserves energy is based on complex calculations and the structure is slightly different. In a passive house, energy  [ Read More ]

Solar Panels

Solar panel – general notions about the solar panel In short, the solar panel is a device used for power generation. Energy that does not require raw materials, it is not polluted and in addition, is free and renewable. Sounds interesting, right? Entering into details, solar panels are means of capture and use of solar energy. There are two main types of solar panels currently used: Solar panels used for  [ Read More ]

How much costs a House with own Energy

To be energetic independent, a house needs special equipment. For a house with an area of about 100 square meters, capable of producing its own energy, construction materials and all costs of environmental equipment and can reach 45,000 Euros. Solar panels, wind, infrared heaters, devices for compacting PET bottles are just some of the exhibits that attract the numerous visitors to eco presentations. Only look for machines because the prices  [ Read More ]

Green Kitchen Ideas

In the recent years, the people’s impulse to bring in the green component in their homes and their lives has become a lot stronger and more obvious. Everywhere you look and any discussion you hear, the aspects of “green” and “healthy” are always present. The truth is that the methods of obtaining such a lifestyle are more simple and accessible than ever. The kitchen can be considered the main energy  [ Read More ]

Traditional Houses-cheap and ecological

Who does not want a house warm in winter and cool in summer? For such housing all industrial products fade in front of more accessibility clay, think the British builders. The inhabitants of North Africa used clay as a building material since the 11th century. The combination of clay and straw drew the attention of Europeans three centuries later, so that in the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries, the majority of  [ Read More ]

Wood Houses

Why are wood houses more environmentally friendly than those of brick or other materials? First, because wood is a renewable resource and, secondly, because such construction involves less energy consumption for heating. Another strong argument in favor of wooden houses is also the cost of construction somewhat reduced compared with the housing made of other materials. Neither conditioning is not very expensive, well-insulated wooden house proved to be cool enough  [ Read More ]

Passive Solar Energy

The passive solar system means the interaction between solar radiation and buildings, not needing active components. When a fluid transfer and distribute solar heat in the building of solar is used the term active both active and passive solar are using infrared rays systems. Before the introduction of boilers and heat distribution systems such as radiators or aero terms, the primary form of control the climate inside the building was  [ Read More ]

Passive House: Maintenance about 100 Euros per year

An investment by 10-15% higher than for a conventional housing reduces maintenance costs. Passive house does not look like a matchbox, but can be as attractive as a traditional or modern building. In the case of an ordinary house, annual maintenance can reach an average of 450 Euros a month. In the case of a passive house, these costs do not exceed 100 per year. Digits, say experts, are available  [ Read More ]

Solar Panels that work also at Night

Solar panels do not produce energy at night today. Although some manufacturers say they do, their yield is much lower than that obtained in ideal conditions of light, temperature, angle of sunlight, etc. What would be but if this problem would be overcome and our panels would produce electricity at night? Well, it seems that in the near future this will be possible. If you liked physics at school, you  [ Read More ]

Save up to 50% of hot water

Small changes in behavior result in major improvements. About 25% of the cost of utility bills, in the UK, represents heating the water used for showering or bathing, hygiene. It is estimated that over the next years the most important CO2 emissions from domestic use of water will result from use of water for shower. While intended to reduce carbon emissions from homes, small changes in our behavior like reducing  [ Read More ]

Myths about Green Houses

More and more people began to adopt a green lifestyle lately so “green” products no longer are regarded as a fad but as a normal direction in the development and protection of society. Green houses and decorations have been proven to be reliable and advantageous alternatives, but there are some myths about them. Here are some of them: 1 The concept of “green” is a current trend Construction and arrangement  [ Read More ]

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