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Necessary Features to Make a Container Home More Environmentally Friendly.
Container homes are more sustainable alternatives to traditional homes. However, it’s necessary to add certain features that increase a container home’s efficiency and reduce the environmental impact.
- Use a Secondhand Container
- Source Local Materials
- Install Sustainable Sourced Insulation
- Reduced AC and Heating to Suit Space
- Self Sufficiency with Solar Panels
- Use a Non-Toxic Sealing Primer
- Add a Rainwater Catchment System
- Energy Efficient LED Bulbs
- High-Performance Windows
- Space saving Appliances
Beyond green buildings, you also have to commit yourself to live in a greener way. Ultimately, housing itself isn’t what will save the planet — it’s how you act that makes or breaks a sustainable lifestyle.
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Sustainability, in all forms, helps preserve our environment and natural resources, supports social and economic equity, and promotes public health. In the context of finding sustainable and ethical cleaning products, sustainability refers to both the product's environmental impact and the health effects of its use.
Cleaning is an essential part of life, but it doesn't have to be toxic. Several sustainable and ethical cleaning products on the market can help keep your home clean without harming the environment or your health. Here are 14 sustainable and ethical cleaning products you can find online for a clean, non-toxic home.
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