3 Steps To A Better Home In 2013

3 Steps to a Better Home in 2013

Are you looking to make some positive changes around the home in 2013? Why not start here? 1) Stay Organized. Was 2012 a year of accumulation? You're not alone. Our consumptive society values materialism but doesn't seem to encourage making…

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Be Done With Dust

Be Done with Dust

Does your home have excessive dust? In addition to the hassle of dealing with it there's the effect it can have on Indoor Air Quality as well as those in the household who might have allergies, asthma or a sensitivity…

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Friskies Funhouse For Cats

Friskies Funhouse For Cats

Cat owners love to spoil their feline friends. And nothing says spoiled like a cat funhouse with a built-in pond, custom aquarium and a touch screen floor. Welcome to the Friskies Plus Playhouse, a cats-only romper room that will play…

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The E-1 Toxic Emissions Standard

The E-1 Toxic Emissions Standard

Indoor air quality should be the concern of every homeowner. Carpets, furniture, paints -- all can emit toxic gasses into the home environment, causing a host of respiratory issues and other health concerns. Many consumers will be familiar with certification…

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RID Your Home Of Bed Bugs

RID Your Home of Bed Bugs

Here is yet another solution to bed bug infestation. I love that the video starts off with the advice, "don't freak out." Sorry, but if I spot bed bugs, I'm in full freak out mode. Aren't they, like, impossible to…

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Clean Cooking Goes Global

Clean Cooking Goes Global

I was listening to CBC One last night when they aired a segment on the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves, a movement to bring "life-saving clean cookstoves for the nearly 3 billion people who lack healthy and efficient cooking solutions."…

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Formaldehyde Makes Carcinogen List

Formaldehyde Makes Carcinogen List

Last week the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services added formaldehyde to its list of known human carcinogens. This is a big event in the building and home improvement industry as numerous home-related products and materials contain formaldehyde, including…

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7 Steps To A Greener Home

7 Steps to a Greener Home

Living green in your home does not require LEED certification, solar panels or a state-of-the-art geothermal heating and cooling system. In 7 simple (and inexpensive) steps you can transform your home life into one unburdened by the guilt that comes from excessive waste, wanton consumption and the use of noxious toxins. In other words, it IS easy being green!
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Earth Month Wrap Up

Earth Month Wrap Up

As Earth Month comes to a close, we can take the final two days to reflect on what we've done to better our planet and what we can continue to do moving forward. Although it's great to celebrate the Earth…

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Happy Earth Day!

Happy Earth Day!

Happy Earth Day from all of us here at Renovate Your World. Today is a day when we honor this beautiful, water-covered, life-giving planet that we call home. If you haven't already, take a moment out of your day to…

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