Garage sale tips: Along with spring cleaning comes garage sale season. This article includes tips for planning your garage sale adventures and holding your own. And remember that Choose to Reuse includes a listing of upcoming reuse events such as community garage sales.
Reducing waste during home remodeling: Home remodeling can be a big source of waste, but with a plan and a little extra time, much of that waste can be avoided or diverted for reuse or recycling.
Low-waste travel: A lot of waste while traveling can be prevented with a little bit of effort put into packing the essentials, planning for snacks, and thinking through your souvenir purchases.
The green, green grass of home (and away): Summer is often filled with trips to parks, games, sporting events and vacations. Tips to continue your recycling and waste reduction habits while you’re on the go this summer.
Organic lawn care and maintenance yields field of dreams: Concerns over the chemicals their children and dog would be exposed to, a couple in the northern suburbs adopted organic lawn care practices that include leaving grass longer, applying organic fertilizer, spreading a compost team mixture, and keeping up with weeding by hand.