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Green needs a new name!

June 14, 2010 – 3:14 pm
HiYa! I'm Ned and I'm Green.

I’m not Green!
Today I talked to a client about using remodel funds to enhance the home by installing more insulation and sealing cracks and ultimately make it more efficient and comfortable, you know let’s talk …

Green is giving me the Blues!

December 8, 2009 – 9:59 pm
Simply clear

Why is it when we talk about green building or sustainability its many times an all or nothing venture. Homeowners would embrace green building practices if they were inspired, for the most part they are …

Hey, Hey we’re the Monkees! #2

December 6, 2009 – 3:59 pm
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We don’t Monkey around.
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Now in April we start a hysterical attempt to control the damage, at an economic cost that may compound the problem. Knee-jerk attempts to rectify the problem quickly by encapsulating …

EPA Lead Rules and the Monkees of Nikko Toshogo

December 5, 2009 – 7:21 pm
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“See no evil, Hear no evil, Speak no evil”
By Paul Lesieur
Although it’s true origins remain debated this phrase was put into practice in the form of three monkeys carved, one with its hands over its …

Eco Friendly Painting Contractor.

November 26, 2009 – 10:11 am
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Putting Eco into Environment from Toronto Painters

Here’s a little article about my friend George Z of Toronto Painters.
Adding to the discussion of the environmental policies of Ecopainting Inc,  the following are some of the current policies …

Do ceramic window films save money?

November 21, 2009 – 5:38 pm
Window film install.

Introducing the only ceramic film worthy of the 3M name.
By Jeremy Dobbins
If you are concerned about rising energy prices, global warming, interior fading of your furniture, artwork and flooring, or if you are worried about …

October is National Energy Month.

October 17, 2009 – 8:25 am
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By Sean Lintow Sr.
SLS Construction Cullman County
Ok, I admit it, I had no clue and this is its 22nd year of it being observed. Obviously though I am not the only one, as one site …

Remodeling your Kitchen: Going Green – Why?

September 20, 2009 – 6:10 pm
Green kitchen remodeling

Kitchen sustainability
By Sean Lintow Sr.
Going green with a kitchen remodel is a growing consideration for many homeowners. Why should you consider going green on your kitchen remodel? Well, besides being good for the environment, it …

Remodeling your Bathroom: Going Green – Why?

September 3, 2009 – 4:18 pm
Green Bathroom Remodeling

Green bath remodeling.
Written by Sean Lintow Sr.
Going green with a bathroom remodel is a growing consideration for many homeowners. Why should you consider going green on your bathroom remodel? Well, besides being good for the …