Our Portland foliage is not quite at peak autumn color — in fact, as of today, The Weather Channel’s foliage map puts us squarely at “patchy” — but the deciduous leaves will all be on the ground soon enough. And then what? Houzz has some suggestions…
Our monthly letter for March discusses the financial benefits of common sustainability measures for the home. There are a few options not mentioned in the insert, so we wanted to highlight additional reference information from the US Green Building Council’s Green Home Guide:
- Selecting Green Paint
- Creating a Green Kitchen: From Resource Planning to Maintenance
- 5 Tips for Choosing a Low-Flow Toilet
Knowing a particular sustainability choice is a good idea isn’t always enough to make it a reality in our day-to-day lives, but understanding the options certainly helps!