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Oil? Wood? Electricity? Geothermal? Gas? Pellets? Propane? Ideas on choosing the lesser of the evils when considering home-heating options.
A green renovation turned this Ontario cottage into a comfortable year-round retreat
A simpler, more sustainable life may also be the secret to happiness
New technologies are making their way into the everyday life of one of the world’s oldest professions—and changing the way we farm
Years ago, geothermal was all the rage. So why haven’t more homes adopted it? Harrowsmith explores.
Hack Labs and Makerspaces aren't new, just needed
A hotbed of green initiatives, Perth, Ontario, attracts eco-conscious homeowners with PerthWorks, a sustainable urbanism pilot project. The catch? The houses are built in collaboration with Algonquin College students.
An Ottawa home is an example of Passive House design and proves that eco-friendly homes are healthy homes too.
How I made my house a little greener by adding solar panels to my roof for free
A selection of solar chargers. Some with batteries, some that need external packs. All can save your bacon in camp