Ahh...Friday. The weekend is nigh, which, for some of us means time away from work to attend to life's simpler pleasures. One of these, without a doubt, is laundry. We all can't swing by the world's largest laundromat that uses solar electricity (in
Sometimes, to accomplish a big objective (like, say, saving the planet) it takes a lot of small individual efforts. We like to believe that we can all make a difference every day; here are some easy ways that you can make a difference by the end of the
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
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
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 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,
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.
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.
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
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
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.
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.
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:
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