Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Environmental Factors Behind Mesothelioma Diagnoses

Mesothelioma is a big deal...it's a dangerous cancer that attacks the thin layers of tissue that surround many of our vital organs. It is both aggressive and deadly. The most deadly type attacks the lungs, and unfortunately for most, there isn't a consistently successful treatment. Mesothelioma diagnoses can be devastating, and it's important to understand that most diagnosed cases are the result of environmental factors. This is why Mesothelioma Lawyers are such big business; diagnosed cases are almost always the result of exposure to asbestos, a common flame retardant that was discovered to be cancer-causing. Fortunately, there are good resources available to diagnose your disease, and legal resources for you and your family to get restitution. For a good summary of the ins and outs of Mesothelioma, check out the Mayo Clinic's description:

Green Abode: Reducing Energy in Your Own Home


Reducing your home’s energy expenditure decreases your family’s negative impact on the environment, and can save you money on your power bills, but it can be a daunting prospect. Fortunately, you don’t need to overhaul your entire home to help your family live a little greener. Here are four simple ways you can reduce your home’s energy usage.

1. Add Shade

To beat the summer heat (and sky-high summer energy bills), create some shade. Because it is generally 3 to 6˚F cooler in the shade, casting strategic shadows can save you energy. Shade your windows, external cooling components, and large stone or concrete areas like your driveway. This will keep the temperature in your yard from spiking, and forcing your AC to work harder to maintain a cool internal temperature during the sunniest part of the day.

6 Ways Your House Is Hurting The Environment Without Your Knowledge

The house is known as a refuge where you are protected from harm. However, your house could be causing harm to others. The house emits gases and chemicals that could leak into the environment. Make the right changes to protect the integrity of the air, water and soil. Learn about 6 ways that your house is negatively affecting the environment without you knowing about it.

1. Water Depletion
Based on reports made by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), large American families use a lot of water every day, nearly hundreds of gallons. Depleting the earth’s water supplies is one way that your household affects the environment. Check the way that you use and waste water, especially in the kitchen and bathroom.

Monday, July 28, 2014

The Truth about Six Home Improvement Sustainability Myths


Despite the fact that going green and improving home improvement sustainability have become popular topics lately, many people are still unaware of exactly what home improvement sustainability looks like. Here are six myths people commonly believe and the truth behind them.

Comfortable Spa Bathroom Ideas for Every Home

Today a bathroom is not only measured as the place to take a cool bath. A bathroom can be seen as the room to set your disposition in the morning. You can also use your private time in this room. Consequently, beautify your bathroom is significant to gain the ideal look and make the bathroom to be more comfortable and cozy with briliant spa bathroom Ideas. So, these are going to give you a number of tips of bathroom decoration to spa assist you determine decoration for your bathroom. Spa in your bathroom is one of the most excellent ways to relax after a long day of effort, kids, stress.

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Saturday, July 26, 2014

Solar News Buffet


Gorge yourself on these stories about Solar Energy from cleantechnica.com!




Solar Energy News Buffet




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