Category Archives: Sustainability

How to Grow Fresh Air – Dr. B.C. Wolverton

Many people spend 90% of their of their lives in buildings. Growing plants indoors is a way to keep our connection to natural world. There is also a growing amount of: Allergies Asthma Cancer Chemical sensitivity In the past homes leaked a good amount of air. This aided natural ventilation and air changes throughout a […]

Electric Hybrid Water Heater Install & Rotten Egg Smell

It all started with noticing the water heater chimney was leaking a bit of water. From an energy efficiency standpoint this chimney was a giant leaky hole. Not only was it leaking water in… but also creating a stack effect that was leaking air out from the basement and main floor and sending it out […]

How to Dispose of Oil

how to dispose of oil by recycling

Today, recycling glass, metals, and paper is pretty common.  People generally understand how to do it and where to drop off materials.  Recycling oil however is still confusing and less known.  Even though recycling agencies and regulators have a system in place with businesses for how to dispose of oil. The communication is lacking to […]