The Book

The “Living Green Effortlessly - Simple Choices for a Better Home” Book

It is plain old common sense: you want your home to look great, feel great, and perform great. Is it even possible to do all three – without breaking the bank? Yes, it is!

In the award-winning book “Living Green Effortlessly: Simple Choices for a Better Home,” author Marla Esser Cloos shows you how to make your home green – whether you live in a small urban apartment or a new single-family home in the suburbs. From integrating smart technology into your home to planting a rain garden, there are all kinds of ways to live greener.

Guess what? It’s easier than you think!


IBPA Benjamin Franklin Award Silver Winner (2018)

“Living Green Effortlessly” covers:

“Living Green Effortlessly” gives you simple steps you can take to save money now, increase your home’s value, and make your home healthier for you, your family, and the environment.

"If you look at Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs, our homes play a crucial part in providing our physiological needs for basic survival – shelter and contribute to food, water, clothing."
- Marla

Client Testimonial

“Your book has made it practical for others to learn in a way that’s not intimidating at all. This is a resource that my husband and I plan on giving to prospective clients and placing in our housewarming package for new homeowners.”

– Abby Landry, Vice President, JL Builders Co