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Sorting home recyclable materials at a recycling center
Lifestyle and environment

Why recycling is important, and how to recycle correctly at home

...sorting facilities and often go through mechanical sorting and compressing equipment. So please remember to always treat computers, phones and batteries as dangerous toxic waste and only dispose of them through the proper channels. Now you know more about sorting home recycling correctly , learn more about re...

Lifestyle, location and commuting

Home-buying tips for seniors looking to downsize

...sorting and deciding what to keep and what to sell, donate, give to loved ones, or throw away. Although hanging onto future collectibles like that Game of Thrones Box set may look like a great idea - they take up a lot of room and who reads real books any more apart from our seniors? Decluttering is an important firs...

Disposing of household waste properly - recycling, garbage & toxic materials

Waste management: compost and recycling

...sorting containers built right into their counters. You can also opt for a homemade design and convert a vacant space in the kitchen into a waste collection area. The important thing is to provide enough space to sort and store your materials. We have used and really like this stand alone recycling bin option for the m...

Building Green Homes on a Budget is Possible - Our top tips
Planning and Design

Top tips for planning and building a green home on a budget

...sorting bins available to drop offcuts into rather then dropping them on the floor, is a safer and healthier jobsite too, which can only be a good thing. And on that topic, read here about how to keep air quality clean during renovations . While we're at it, the other things we really appreciate as a construction tea...