Archive for the 'Green Building' Category

(BPT) – You step into a dark room, turn on the light switch and go about your day without giving it another thought.But here’s the thing – you should.According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the average American home has approximately 50 …

(BPT) – Log onto almost any news website and in just a few clicks you’ll probably come across some story about the environment. Whether it has to do with international agreements, alternative energy sources or fuel-efficient cars, the discussion …

(BPT) – Log onto almost any news website and in just a few clicks you’ll probably come across some story about the environment. Whether it has to do with international agreements, alternative energy sources or fuel-efficient cars, the discussion …

(BPT) – As we are all too aware, hurricane season is in full swing, and thousands of homeowners across the southern U.S. and Puerto Rico have been hit by mammoth hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria.Nearly every year, the cost of damages that occur as a r…

(BPT) – With summer coming to a close, there’s more of a desire than ever to hang on to those breezy afternoons and peak flavors from newly picked fruits and vegetables. Canning, a time-honored tradition, makes it simple to not only preserve our …

(BPT) – Here comes Santa Claus … and a sleigh full of confusion about Christmas trees. Better to buy real or better to buy artificial? Popular myths are that real trees are bad for the environment, artificial trees make more financial sense and …

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