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Check out the Ecobroker store, where they have all sorts of products from environmental reports to home devices (like the Nest thermostat and radon gas detectors) to accomplish your sustainability needs!

shop.ecobroker.com 
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This summer, try Garden-In-A-Box! These perennial and vegetable plant boxes are excellent low-water options.

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Ten Ways to Make Your Home More Green #10: Salvage Old Decks or Upgrade Decks Using Composite Materials.

Be sustainable by not constructing new decks. Instead, use paint products to fix your splintery, weathered surfaces and make them look like composite decks. If you must replace old decks, use composite and recycled materials that will last a lifetime.
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Ten Ways to Make Your Home More Green #9: Put Insulation In Your Attic.

Attic insulation will improve air quality and can reduce energy costs. You may be losing up to 25% of your home’s heating and cooling energy from air leakage or inadequate insulation. Such improvements will increase your home's value.
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Ten Ways to Make Your Home More Green #8: Install A Programmable Thermostat.

Programmable thermostats allow you to adjust your heating and cooling outputs while you are asleep or at work. By adjusting the temperature, you are saving 5%-15% on your energy bill annually.
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Ten Ways to Make Your Home More Green #7: Seal Cracks In All Exterior-Facing Doors and Windows.

You are wanting to seal your home as much as possible from exterior elements. Use Great Stuff, caulking, and weather stripping to seal cracks airtight, creating an insulating barrier around most foundations and cracks in your home.
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Top Ten Ways to Make Your Home More Green #6: Purchase a Water Heater Blanket, Turn Down the Water Heater Settings, and Wrap Exposed Pipes.
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Ten Ways to Make Your Home More Green #5: Change Your Toilets to Low Flow Water Settings or Quick Flush Systems.

Toilets use 40% of a household’s water use. Using a WaterSense toilet can save $90 a year on your utility bill and if every ho...usehold had a WaterSense toilet, 900 billion gallons of water a year would be saved, roughly twenty minutes of water flow over Niagara Falls each day. Denver Water has residential rebates for such improvements. Visit http://www.denverwater.org/Conservation/Rebates/ResidentialRebates/.
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Ten Ways to Make Your Home More Green #4: Install Insulated Cellular Blinds And/or Window Film.

Windows are one of the largest sources of heat loss and gain and can account for 10%-20% of a home’s heating and cooling costs. Double-cell cellular blinds and window film offer insulation, ways to regulate your home's temperature, and savings on your heating and cooling bill, as well as other features.
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