Green Life is a lifestyle that respects the environment by purchasing and using products that won’t hurt our environment. Being Green means being friendly with our Echo-system and save the earth. It will save energy, resources and money. At the same time means reducing waste and debris production.
Here are some helpful tips to live Green including how to reduce, reuse, recycle, conserve energy:
Ride your bike, or walk if work isn’t too far away for you. Otherwise use public transport or carpooling. There are different smartphone apps which help you to do it as easy as possible. If you are obliged to have a car, then ride a hybrid one.
Use reusable bags:
Reusable lunch bags, stainless steal containers, reusable napkins, and reusable cloth snack baggies will dramatically increases our share to save our earth, as we use them on daily basis.
Turn unnecessary appliances off:
It is a good habit to learn to unplug every appliance that is not in use. Simply unplug every appliance that you don’t use. Teach this habit to the new generation at home as a lesson of life. Turn off your computer and monitor when not in use.
Pay attention by purchasing any item to the first R . Find places that recycle old ink cartridges, cell phones, computers and appliances.
E-cigarettes or GreenSmoke contain only 4 ingredients (nicotine, water, propylene glycol, and flavoring) which are not harmful to the environment while normal cigarettes release over 4000 toxic chemicals into the environment.
The best way is to use synchronised thermostat with your HomeKit app on your smartphone to have maximum control on it when not home. Set your thermostat comfortably low in the winter and comfortably high in the summer. Not to forget that proper insulation will dramatically decreases every usage.
Fluorescent lights produce 75% less heat than regular light bulbs and can last up to 10 times longer. Use lighting controls like occupancy sensors, dimmers, or timers to reduce energy use.
Wash only full loads of dishes and clothes. Air dry dishes and clothes instead of using your dishwasher’s drying cycle. This way you save energy and water simultaneously.