How to sand floors / Guides

Eco-friendly & Healthy Flooring is best for Green Homes
Flooring and stairs

Eco-Friendly Flooring material options for Green-Homes

...toxic to humans. Floors can be acid stained, have colours added, and have patterns cut into it to make it look like tile or stone. Pros: Excellent thermal mas...

White pine floors finished with Rubio Monocoat, a zero VOC durable oil
Flooring and stairs

Sanding your own wood floors decide what kind of sander to rent. But first, think safety! Before even starting to sand the floor, safety first! All these sanders are going to produce...

Hydraloop gray water recovery and treatment systems
Greywater Recycling

At last, a compact & easy to maintain solution for gray water recycling & treatment - the Hydraloop suffer the extreme impacts of droughts - or we prefer not to acknowledge the problem and hope it will go away (similar to how denial is supposed to help clim...

Ecohome's Kenogami House 'The Most Resilient Home in North America'
Concept and design

Resilient design features for new home construction

...tores. Manually-operated pellet stoves: Most pellet stoves require power to feed the hopper. You could rig up a small PV solar panel to run it; optionally, th...

Non-toxic food safe wood finishing oil for counters, floors, decks and toys
Healthy indoor air quality

Naturally made non-toxic wood finishing oil ten tips for a longer lasting deck here , or read all about how to choose non-toxic zero VOC paints , or even how to make DIY non toxic paint here in the Ec...

wood ceiling in Reclaimed sunken lumber
Walls and ceilings - interior surfaces

Wood Ceilings or drywall - how to choose your ceiling material & what's the difference in cost? take place. And as no one will be touching it, you won’t need to wash it. All this is to say that you don’t need to apply oils, stains or any type of sealer ...