Cut old milk jugs into the shape of your choice, rough them up with sandpaper and string them together to make surprisingly pretty window shades that offer privacy while letting the sun shine in.
Now Pacific Yurts introduces one of its most exciting innovations to date the unique Custom Curve™ window system. Custom Curve™ is the first glass window system with a structurally engineered framework that follows the curved wall of the yurt.
Window films protect homes from exposure to ultraviolet rays and installation is covered under the energy-efficiency tax credit, set to expire at the end of this year.
Rescue old windows and recycle them into beautiful light fixtures.
Back to the Root makes growing mushrooms at home simple and sustainable.
When it comes to “going green” at home, the purpose is clear: to conserve and manage your home’s energy intake and expenditure. A good start, especially during the hot months of summer, would be to take a look at fiberglass windows.
JELD-WEN doubles up on the style and performance points with Custom Wood Double-Hung Window enhancements
The Home Star Energy Retrofit Act of 2010, expected to pass this summer, offers rebates for windows, doors, skylights, window films and storm windows and doors.
Switch out old, rusted windows for new, stylish ones while cutting down on energy costs by choosing new windows wisely.
Architect and Passive House consultant Mark Miller explores high-performance windows, a key element in reaching the Passive House standard.
Does the huge task of cleaning windows leave you feeling overwhelmed? Follow these six simple steps—using inexpensive materials you already have around the house—to get your windows sparkling and streak-free.
Decorating with mirrors is an easy way to increase your home’s natural light, make small rooms feel bigger, and improve your home’s interior without spending a fortune.
Leap Adaptive's 480-square-foot, energy-efficient Hummingbird kit house makes green living affordable.
Natural Home editorial intern Susan Melgren shares some natural treatments you can use to care for your sunburn this summer.
Soothe and soften your feet with this DIY natural spa treatment.
Find relief from the discomfort of psoriasis with these herbs, lifestyle tips and general home remedies for psoriasis.
Here Sonya Newenhouse describes how she uses her southern facing 17 inch deep window sills to grow seedlings. She also notes that their electrical bill for February in the furnace free home was only $11 -- $8 of which was service fees.
In this update on nursery renovations, Jessica shares her progress on re-wiring, installing windows, insulation and new drywall.
Jeld-Wen's new Custom Wood line combines character with energy efficiency in windows and doors made from salvaged, reclaimed wood. It's the best of all possible worlds.
Researchers have discovered that using a thyme tincture to treat acne may prove more effective than over-the-counter treatments.
Researchers have found that curcumin, the ingredient in turmeric that gives it its distinct coloring, may help alleviate arthritis pain and inflammation.
Using certified-organic ingredients, these products from John Masters Organics help naturally resolve the most stubborn problems.
Derma e Scar Gel helps naturally reduce the appearance of old and new scars, stretch marks and minor burns.
Everybody’s looking for the cure to cancer. When will it be found and where will it come from? A new herb has recently emerged as a possible new treatment for cancer. If you’ve never heard of guinea hen weed, read this now.
Natural Home assistant editor Kim Wallace reviews peppermint natural lip balm from EO.
With a little do-it-yourself effort, wooden shutters found at flea markets and antique stores can turn into shelves, room dividers and other home décor.
John Masters Organics Shine On keeps your hair soft and shiny.
Take care of poison ivy the old-fashioned way, with herbs from nature. Jewelweed is an excellent treatment for poison ivy. Use this herbal wonder to make a natural salve.
A new study found that it may not matter what kind of pet allergy sufferers keep around the house—their allergies may still prevail.
The root of the blue evergreen hydrangea may aid in the treatment of autoimmune disorders.
This Intensive Spot Treatment from Santalia is gentle on skin with plenty of acne-fighting power, perfect for sensitive skin. Read on to learn why you should add this product to your beauty arsenal.
Architect and Passive House consultant Mark Miller continues his introduction to the Passive House standard.
Learn how a calendula and lavender baby bar soap helped make child care a little easier for this blogger.
An overview on how the IPad and new apps relating to home automation can help you save energy through better control of heating and cooling, lights, window coverings, irrigation and security systems. The leading systems providers each have IPad apps