To tweak a title from the Rolling Stones and apply it to roofs: Do not paint it black. And as for the climate change-countering alternatives, vegetated is great but a cool shade of white can be even better.
Although not expected to be as bone-chillingly brutal as what we experienced early this month, there's another cold front due to wrap much of the country in a frigid embrace. A perfect opportunity for crafting and Cat Bingo if there ever was one!
The opening of recreational marijuana emporiums in the Centennial State has led to a not-so-mellow relationship between some landlords and tenants who are looking to puff pot in the privacy of their rental apartments.
If you're going to spend several weeks filming people who live in tiny spaces as you travel across the Pacific Northwest, you should probably try living in a tiny space yourself, right? Kirsten Dirksen and her family give it a go in her film 'Summer of (Family) Love.'
Sustainability and community-based giving play a sizable role at this year's trade show-on-steroids with both the CEA and exhibitor Bosch donating materials and funds to Habitat for Humanity green building efforts.
Because 'the world needs beautiful energy efficient light bulbs just like it needs Tesla’s gorgeous electric cars,' the team behind the iconic Plumen 001 plans to launch a warmer, more 'mellow' sibling bulb.
A whopping 70 percent of household sockets in the U.S. are still harboring outdated, inefficient light bulbs. Energy Star offers insight on how to easily switch them out with energy-saving models while minding your lumens and your watts.
In California, the more killowatts the merrier when it comes to a solar-equipped home's resale premium. But as a new study from Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory discovers, there's also significant photovoltaic ageism at play.
If there ever was a time to embrace your inner horse person, 2014 would be year to do it. Trot into the Year of the Horse armed with a few tasteful, equestrian-friendly decorative accents and home accessories.