The Green House

All information you need for a green house.

How to have a Green House

An eco house is a house that has an impact on the environment as less or not at all harmful to the environment. A first step in building a house “eco – friendly” is the choice of materials suitable for construction. Materials used in construction of a new home are classified to be green after a few very simple criteria: to be recycled, the process of obtaining their not pollute  [ Read More ]

Technology and solar energy for the ideal ecological home

A fully heated house without it being connected to the heat or a light apartment without the need of electricity is a thing that do not seem anymore detached from sci-fi movies. Lumenhaus is the daring project of the students from Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University and Solar Decathlon Europe 2010 award winners. They made a house with solar technology combining ecological and flexible architecture. The good thing is  [ Read More ]

Green Garden at your Home

Think twice before throwing kitchen waste or used water … your garden agrees manure! Follow these simple steps to turn outer space into a welcoming and friendly environment. Increasingly many of us struggle to keep the environment clean – whether we are recycling, saving water or giving up the car in favor of walking. But what about gardens? It’s very simple to have a beautiful garden cared for organically, bringing  [ Read More ]

Green Houses – the Solution for the Future

Wooden buildings, viewed with skepticism until recently, have begun to increase lately. Houses made of logs are environmentally friendly and have several health benefits to those who live in it. Besides logs, such a dwelling requires also the use of other natural materials, to not dampen the wood. The resistance structure, wall structure, interior finishes, and the outer, all must be made of natural materials. The only problem is that  [ Read More ]

Green Roofs

Into the green trends contagious spirit that infected everyone today, will add a subsection on the list of things you can do to transform your home into “environmentally friendly” temple. So after the race to find the most efficient CFL’s, to turn off equipment when is not in use and save about all that can be, you can consider for your home or any other type of building, planning a  [ Read More ]

Top 5 the “coolest” eco-friendly materials for your home

Scott Hunt, aged 45 years is a water specialist. Growing up during a severe drought in Australia, he uses some great content in order to transform the 500 square meters of the house in which lives in an ecological paradise. During this transformation, Greenovate, one of the leading suppliers of green building materials in Ohio, USA, were present to watch the stages of renovating the house of Hunt. Some of  [ Read More ]

Green Solutions for your home colors

Color is the most important element that you need to think about when you want to give a room personality. People see more than 16 million colors, and when it comes to interior design, this means that many accidents can happen – wrong combinations, choosing colors too violent, etc.. But you should not be alarmed. The whole problem boils down to respect the rules step by step and the simple  [ Read More ]

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 ]

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