START A PETITION 25,136,189 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

Green Home Decor

3 Major Feng Shui Tactics for Harmony

For more than 3,000 years, the Chinese philosophers have observed energy in the ebb and flow of nature. They witnessed patterns in life expressed by animals and the five elements. Traditional Chi…

94 comments

Build a Native Bee Habitat from Reclaimed Wood

This tutorial was part of Garden Week at Crafting a Green World. We teamed up with some of our favorite DIY bloggers to talk about all things gardening! We need bees. Native bees and other native…

69 comments

14 Beautiful Tree Branch Crafts

Spring is here, and in a lot of places that means blustery days. Have those spring winds felled some tree branches in your neighborhood? Harvest some of that fallen lumber and get crafty! We've got 14…

93 comments

How to Propagate House Plants

I love house plants. Love ‘em! I think they’re beautiful and elegant and calming and endearing, all at the same time. A well-placed house plant invites instant charm, a sprinkle of whimsy, and a he…

199 comments

20 Upcycled Bookshelf Tutorials

Need a new bookshelf? IKEA is NOT the answer. Turns out that a *new* bookshelf probably isn't the answer, either, not when there are so many wonderful things to upcycle into bookshelves, and so m…

53 comments

The Best Window Shades & Curtains for Saving Energy

The first thing I tend to do when I move into a new home is hang up some window treatments. I like my privacy, thank you very much, and I also like to filter and control light levels for maximu…

96 comments

Homes Made from Old Cargo Containers (Infographic)

Would you live in a home made out of old shipping containers? Plenty of people are — shipping container homes follow in the footsteps of container furniture and even cafes and office spaces. The trend…

93 comments

Turning Pine-Beetle Ravaged Trees Into Art

Mountain pine beetles (known to less casual acquaintances as Dendroctonus ponderosae) are infamous across many stretches of North America with pine forests. These insect pests come and go, but whe…

48 comments

16 Beautiful Ways to Use Reclaimed Wood

Do you have some scrap wood lying around from a previous project, or some discarded wood that you couldn't leave by the side of the road? Check out these beautiful wood craft ideas! There's something…

98 comments

23 Vintage Suitcase Hacks

Do you have any vintage suitcases in your collection? Try one of these crafty vintage suitcase hacks to turn them into something newly functional. What is it about vintage suitcases that's so …

139 comments

people are talking

Sounds like a great way to encourage bugs and rodents in your house. I think I'll leave the cat …

thanks very informative article

Gracias por la información.