Woody Biomass as a Source of Renewable Energy

A wide range of woody biomass resources are available for conversion into renewable energy in natural forests, rural areas and cities. There are many ways to generate electricity from woody biomass using thermochemical pathway, including directly-fired or conventional steam approach, co-firing, pyrolysis and gasification. Direct Firing Most of the woody biomass-to-energy plants use direct-fired system […]

DeWalt DC385K Cordless Reciprocating Saw – A Review

Whether you need a reciprocating saw for demolition work—or for projects around the house—the DeWalt DC385K 18-Volt Ni-Cad Cordless Reciprocating Saw is an invaluable tool that’s perfect for all sorts of cutting projects. From metal to wood to plastic, the DC385K is as useful for the hardcore framer as it is for the average weekend […]

The Top 4 Cordless Tools to Own For DIY Projects

Doing some minor repairs and maintenance in your home by yourself can help you save a lot of money. All you need is an arsenal of tools and you will be good to go. Every DIY enthusiast must own a few basic tools, and cordless version will be an added advantage. The tools come in […]

Hardwood or Laminate Flooring – Which is Better

Many a times, household owners have to choose between laminate and hardwood floors. Undoubtedly, the difference between the two is quite confusing. Below are the pros and cons of both the floors so that you can easily decide which one to lie in your house and thus increase its curb appeal. If you are confused […]

Things To Consider Before Buying Window Shutters

Window shutters are an excellent choice for your home, both in terms of appearance and function. However, there are quite a few considerations to make before committing, including whether shutters are the right fit for your situation, whether you want interior or exterior shutters, and what sort of style and material would complement your home […]

6 Tips to Building a Warm Dog House

All dogs are a source of immense joy to their families. However, they’re susceptible to sickness when exposed to extreme weather conditions. You can help keep your dog strong and healthy by building a warm dog house in the winter. The construction process is pretty easy and straightforward. Here are 6 tips to building a warm […]

Back to Nature – Building Homes from Natural Materials

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Long before modern construction, before human-made materials and before manufacturing, our ancestors managed to built shelters from the natural materials surrounding them. Today, modern building mainly relies on manufactured materials to construct modern homes. But this has caused a significant adverse impact on the environment over the years. For this very reason, humankind is trying […]

Disaster Cleanup Process is a Major Strategic Operation

The frequency of occurrence of natural disasters and man-made states of devastation are increasing exponentially.  The actual natural disaster is a major challenge for all those in the immediate vicinity, but likewise, the cleanup operations are also strategic nightmares that need to be acted upon in a timely manner so as to minimize further hazards […]

Reinventing Business Cards: Environmental Perspectives

Each year 100 billion business cards are produced worldwide leading to the potential loss of approaching 6 million trees. Perhaps more shocking is the fact that within a week after receiving a business card, almost 90% of them are thrown away. Some of these cards will be recycled, but many will find their way into […]

Nature At Its Best: Gorgeous Green Home Materials You Can Utilize

Every home needs functional and eye-candy pieces of furniture. But in our era today, functionality and style are no longer the criteria in buying such items. The necessity of furniture to become eco-friendly or ‘green’ is now the new norm, not just for lifestyle-conscious people, but also for those who are looking for ways to […]

9 Warning Signs Of A Termite Problem

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Termites are among the most secretive and destructive insect types that infest homes in Australia and around the world. Primarily, they live, travel and eat through timber’s inner layer, and this makes them difficult to spot. They can also be found in door and window frames, and in foundations of your home. So how exactly […]