Category Home Decor

7 Motivational Tips on How to Clean More In 2018

New year, new resolutions. If you want to clean up and declutter your home in 2018, look no further. Here are 7 tips on how to make cleaning a little more bearable: Write it down Write down everything from your end result to how and when you want to complete it. By writing it down, […]

Transitioning Your Home for the Christmas Season

Aside from decorating with a beautiful Christmas tree, candy canes, and Christmas stockings, here are more ways to prepare your home for a merry, jolly Christmas. Scents The “Christmas scent” is different from household to household. It could be apple cinnamon, nutmeg, pine wood, cloves, or eucalyptus. However, artificial store-bought aerosol sprays and air fresheners […]

How to Get the Freshest Vegetables and Eggs

Growing concerns of health and sources of food are pushing us to shop for fresh local groceries. However, aside from going to the farmer’s market, you can also plant your own produce or raise some chickens in your backyard. Fresh food can be literally, steps away from your kitchen! Vegetable garden Planting vegetables is not […]

types of green flooring

ELA’s Guide to Sustainable Green Flooring

Green and sustainable alternatives are gaining popularity in home improvement projects as consumers are more concerned about health and nature preservation. Green materials in buildings will enhance resident’s health, improve energy efficiency, and reduce waste. There are different brands and options of green flooring; each has different strengths and features. Therefore, you should first determine […]

Eco-Friendly Gardening Ideas

Whether you want to grow your own vegetables and herbs, or you want to give your backyard a makeover with beautiful flowers, gardening can be a very rewarding activity. To make sure you are doing everything you can to be kind to the environment, here are some eco-friendly gardening ideas. Add compost to your soil. […]

How to Throw a Flawless Summer Party

Outdoor barbeques are one of the best parts of summer. While you may have perfected your menu, music playlist, and décor, there are still some important “to-do’s” to add to your list. Here are some tips and tricks for planning a seamless party this summer. o   Light it up: Lighting is incredibly important to keep […]

Designing a Home with Natural Materials

Are you thinking about redesigning your home but don’t know where to begin or what to do next? Consider going green and using natural or reclaimed materials. Materials that are less processed are renewable resources and therefore are better for the environment. Not only that, but they tend to be more durable. The longer they […]