Tag: Treehugger Picks - Page 8

  • TreeHugger Picks: Solar-Powered Bags (and a Jacket)

    April 3, 8:58 AM by Collin Dunn in Culture

    Now that Daylight Savings Time has arrived, it's time to get out and derive the maximum benefit from that extra hour of sunlight every day. Most of us are busy people, with places to go and people to see, so here are our favorite ways to do solar on

  • TreeHugger Picks: For the Domestic Composter

    March 31, 12:41 PM by Collin Dunn in Culture

    Now that spring has sprung and April is right around the corner, the time to start a garden is now! And what is great for gardens? Compost! If you've been meaning to get out and pick up something to help you turn organic waste into nutrient-rich soil

  • TreeHugger Picks: Bamboo in the Bathroom

    March 29, 9:38 AM by Collin Dunn in Culture

    When it comes to TreeHugger-friendly materials, it's pretty tough to beat bamboo. We love it for its many virtues, including sustainability, beauty and versatility, in every room in your house. Here are our favorite bamboo applications for the

  • TreeHugger Picks: PreFab Trailers

    March 27, 9:17 AM by Collin Dunn in Culture

    TreeHugger has a whole category swelling with our favorite prefab architecture; there's way too much to squeeze into just one post, so we'll start with our favorite prefab trailers. Just because it's mobile doesn't mean it can't be well-designed,

  • TreeHugger Picks: Head-Turning Bags

    March 24, 11:06 AM by Collin Dunn in Culture

    At TreeHugger, we've seen our fair share of cool bags in our day, from messenger to tote to clutch to handbag, and have found a few that really different. Check out our picks for the bags that will turn heads.

  • TreeHugger Picks: Building Materials Q

    March 22, 8:45 AM by Collin Dunn in Culture

    Our readers are an inquisitive bunch, and many have set out on their own to create their own TreeHugger dwellings (or improve the one they've already got) after asking us a little advice about building materials.

  • TreeHugger Picks: Spring Gardening Tips

    March 20, 11:21 AM by Collin Dunn in Culture

    Now that spring has officially sprung, it may be time for many of you to start planting gardens, flowerboxes and the like in anticipation of a warm, fruitful summer. If indoor aeroponic gardening isn't your thing, here are some of our favorite

  • TreeHugger Picks: Spring-Cleaning Shelving & Storage

    March 17, 10:37 AM by Collin Dunn in Culture

    The change in seasons is right around the corner, so in preparation for a little spring cleaning, here are some ways to get your stuff up off the floor and organized, TreeHugger style.

  • Best Electric Commuter Scooters

    March 15, 11:40 AM by Collin Dunn in Culture

    Here is a list of the best electric commuter scooters we could find.

  • TreeHugger Picks: Diaper Dandies

    March 13, 10:58 AM by Collin Dunn in Culture

    Which is best: flushable, biodegradable, washable or nothing at all? We haven't been able to come to a clear consensus about diapers just yet, so we submit the best alternative to old-fashioned disposables and let the chips fall where they may. What is

  • TreeHugger Picks: Watchin' Green TV

    March 10, 11:34 AM by Collin Dunn in Culture

    If you've got some plans to "veg out" this weekend, we'd like to remind you that the best kind of veggie is a green one. Inspired by the launch of TreeHugger TV, we wanted to showcase some of our other favorite places to get a TV fix, TreeHugger style.

  • TreeHugger Picks: Carpets and Rugs

    March 8, 9:51 AM by Collin Dunn in Culture

    TreeHugger knows that there are few things that really tie the room together better than sustainable rugs and carpets. Here are our favorite floorcoverings.

  • TreeHugger Picks: Ways to Get Free (and Nearly Free) Stuff

    March 6, 12:24 PM by Collin Dunn in Culture

    Inspired by today's episode of TreeHugger TV about Swap-O-Rama Rama, we thought now would be a good time to remind our dear readers about some other ways to alternately get rid of stuff you don't want and get stuff for free or next to nothing.

  • TreeHugger Picks: Eco-Celebs at the Oscars

    March 3, 11:45 AM by Collin Dunn in Culture

    We've already brought news of the solar chargers, eco-swagg and green gowns involved with this weekend's Academy Awards festivities, but what about the event itself? Here are six reasons to watch the Oscars:

  • TreeHugger Picks: Green Jeans

    March 1, 9:01 AM by Collin Dunn in Culture

    It used to be that when it came to denim, cotton was unbeatable for comfort and durability, and though cotton is still the material of choice for many, there are lots of alternatives for the green jeanswearer. Here are our favorite jeans of all

  • TreeHugger Picks: Listen Up!

    February 27, 8:47 AM by Collin Dunn in Culture

    Rockabilly, folk, soul, rhythm & blues: TreeHugger likes to get down to all sorts of tunes, from trip hop to rock to smooth jazz and everything in between. Here are our favorite ways to listen:

  • TreeHugger Picks: Behold - The Power of Poo

    February 24, 11:12 AM by Collin Dunn in Culture

    While not quite as glamorous as some other forms of alternative energy, we still think biogas courtesy of our four-legged friends is an important part of a clean-energy future. Check out some biogas posts from our past, and behold the power of poo.

  • TreeHugger Picks: Wallcoverings

    February 22, 9:08 AM by Collin Dunn in Culture

    When it comes to painting, papering or otherwise dressing up your walls, TreeHugger has you covered, so to speak. Wallcoverings can really jazz up your interiors, and can even help improve indoor air quality. Here are our favorites: