Healthy Home

Make your home a safe haven with efficient design, chemical-free cleaning methods and home organization tips.

How to Hide a Kitchen Compost Bin

Do you love the thought of composting, but hate the idea of an ugly compost bin in the kitchen? Houzz shows you how to hide your bin so it's out of sight but still oh so convenient.

Hunting Without Harming

By Tracey Stewart

A “hurtless hunt” is an accessible way to connect with wildlife. Use this nature walk to track and spot animals, and even to observe how to improve their lives!

Tiny Houses, Big Impact

By Abby Olcese

Tiny houses for homeless residents may be the future of temporary housing programs.

Mother Earth Living Gives Back

By Abby Olcese

Discover what this national organization is doing to help communities serve their homeless populations.


Pest Patrol

By Mother Earth Living Editors

Cockroaches in the kitchen? Mice in the walls? Try these natural solutions for safe pest control.

8 Household Uses for Thyme

By Abby Olcese

Thyme has many uses, from the kitchen to natural health to home care. Discover its many great applications.

How to Optimize Lighting for a Healthier Home

Light your home the right way with these tips from Houzz.

How to Go Paperless

Are you interested in living a paperless lifestyle? Keep your paper clutter to a minimum with these tips from Houzz.