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The Home Detective – Finding How to Get a Home to Perform Well

– Posted in: Building Sciences, Consumer Issues, Green Gab Podcast, Green Homes, Home Performance, Homeowners, Renovations and Remodeling, Resilience

Thank you to AeroBarrier – breakthrough envelope sealing technology – for sponsoring this Green Gab podcast episode.  Gabbing with Kellye Markowski with Energy Smart Homes.  Kellye is a residential and commercial energy audit provider and project management.  She works independently and does not promote any products. Her goal is to help homeowners/residents reduce their energy and costs and [...]

Mother’s Day Green Gift Guide

– Posted in: Blog

Mother’s Day is coming up and I’ve put together some of my favorite gift ideas for the special Mother, Grandmother or Wife. These eco-friendly ideas are perfect for the woman who has everything. Let me know what you’re planning to give this year!   Returnable, Refillable Shampoo + Conditioner: Rosemary, Mint, Vanilla, 16 oz ECOBAGS® [...]

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Moisture Management

Water comes in so many forms, just from a physics perspective: vapor, humidity, water, ice and you don’t want too much of one or too little of another. The negative affects of water can be one of the biggest threats to a building structure. Moisture management is a key component in the construction and maintenance [...]

Green Interiors

– Posted in: Blog, Green Gab Podcast, Green Homes, Home Organization

Erica Reiner with E. Leigh Designs, the creator and owner of a Los Angeles based, interior design studio formed her business to help people create ideal residential, retail and commercial spaces. Erica specializes in eco-friendly and non-toxic interior designs for every budget without compromising quality or style. Her journey into sustainable, healthy, eco-friendly design began with [...]