Is Drinking Rainwater Dangerous for Health?

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Is drinking rainwater dangerous for human health? The short answer: in some cases. Below are details on the kind of rainwater you can drink and not drink, as well as the things that can be done to make rainwater safer for consumption. Rainwater You Should Avoid Drinking Each drop of rain passes the atmosphere before […]

7 of the Most Energy-Efficient Ways to Run your Garden

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Your outdoor space, whether it’s a grassy yard or a well-maintained garden, is ‘green’ by definition. However, did you know that it may not be as ‘green’ as every gardener hopes it would be? If you notice that your utility bills seem to never go down especially in the summer, your precious garden may very […]

The Dangers of Using Rainwater

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I was reading the other day some documents from US official agencies like US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and EPA and I have realized how risky for human health it is something that seems so normal as rainwater. This is a little-known sanitary hazard to which people are exposed and especially the most […]

5 Signs Your Gutter Needs Replacement

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The gutters are the main components of your house’s guttering system. They collect the rainwater from your roof and channel it away from your house. When the rainwater doesn’t drain properly, your roof could rot and become an inviting home for pests or insects. If left unchecked, this situation could lead to a huge health […]

10 Ways to Conserve Freshwater and Reduce Water Wastage

In many countries, people struggle to access clean water for drinking. As such, governments and organizations across the world are increasingly aware of environmental conservation efforts focusing on saving freshwater supplies. In effect, many people and countries are trying to minimize water used in homes and are looking for ways to utilize a readily renewable […]

How Homeowners Save Money and the Environment

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Caring for the Earth is a responsibility that all people share. One of the main advantages that comes with caring for the Earth is that you can also save some money. There are several things that homeowners can do today that can help them to save money when they are looking to make their homes […]