In this day and age, people are becoming more conscious of their health and wellness. Which is great, because this has opened many avenues for us to explore and helped us learn how to become more efficient consumers. One avenue is how to improve our homes. There are many Eco-friendly paints and furnishings we can use in our houses that are safe for our families and our environments. Here are a few ways to keep an Eco-friendly home.
1. Paint – Every room needs paint. Paint brings the room together. It is the foundation on which we coordinate the color schemes of the rest of furnishings. This is a great place to start when improving the eco-friendliness of your home. Most paint stores and painters have a list of Eco-friendly paints that you can choose from.
2. Furniture – Finding good Eco-friendly furniture can be tough. Finding good furniture was already a problem, now try to finding good furniture in an even narrower category is going to be a real pain. Fortunately, you can shop online for Eco-friendly furniture and websites like Amazon.com will always have what you are looking for. And if you know the dimensions of what you need you can find the perfect piece of Eco-friendly furniture for your room.
3. Decorations – Almost every store nowadays has decorations that were made with post-recycled materials. Towels, pillows, paper flowers – you shouldn’t have to much trouble finding these items when you go shopping. And, as always, Google is your friend. Search for what you want and you will find it!
These are just a few ways to keep an Eco-friendly home. If you have any tips or tricks leave us a comment on our Facebook wall and let us know!