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A drop of water

So I woke up today as normal just to find out that the water had stopped! Which meant no shower and no brushing your teeth! Okay, wait…that’s a bit dramatic (there was enough water to brush my teeth and wash my face, just to clarify), but still it felt like everything was over, when you saw the water trailing out a of the tap, slower than a drooling baby (again, a bit dramatic…I know). 203 more words

Yard Designs

Our yards can become places of comfort and sanctuary, and when we incorporate small swimming pools into our designs, we can also create places of luxury and relaxation. 447 more words


12 Ways I Saved Money and Water at my Wedding

This week’s blog is written by Marilyn Hall, Water Conservation Coordinator for Athens-Clarke County, Georgia.

On January 3, 2015 I married the man of my dreams! 889 more words

Build A Pool

The state of California is in the throws of a serious drought. The situation has many responsible homeowners trying to conserve water. Although there are ways to conserve water inside your home, the greatest use of water, and therefore the greatest opportunity  to save water, occurs outside your walls and in your landscape. 328 more words


5 Second Water Savings Tip for Your Home

I love to blog about energy savings for around my home. Mainly because I am all about saving money. Recently I did a write up on a 5 minute project that can save you 5,000 Gallons of Water and fellow blogger YWWP posted a comment noting that he has an even easier water saving solution which I am calling the 5 second water saving tip. 454 more words

Home Renovations

A Viridescent New Year

Seven easy steps for a greener 2015:

1. Shop less- When you stop to think about it, what do you really, truly need? I’ve been on a ‘stuff and things’ shop-stop since last September, and I’ve spared myself -and the planet- many useless purchases. 326 more words

Becoming Greener

Free form Swimming Pool

Get Ideas for Your Freeform Swimming Pool

Need inspiration for the pool of your dreams?  Freeform pools are the perfect tie-in to your nature-oriented landscaping.  With the ability to fit perfectly into any space, these freeform swimming pools are not defined by straight lines or hard angles. 110 more words