Water Conservation

EPA’s WaterSense® Fix-a-Leak Week

Household water leaks in the U.S. can waste nearly one trillion gallons of water each year. That’s equal to the amount of water needed for 11 million homes for a year according to the EPA’s WaterSense program. In fact, the average home may lose almost 10,000 gallons of water every year, and 10% of homes have …
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Carbon Emissions

Spotlight on Solar Lights

Spotlight on Solar Lights Looking for ways to enjoy your outdoor living after the sun goes down but don’t want to deal with wiring outdoor lights? You might want to consider outdoor solar lamps. According to Jessica Robinson, Associate Product Development Merchant, “Solar lights are a clean, renewable energy source.” Rather than depending on electricity …
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Creating Sustainable New Year’s Resolutions: A Guide to An Eco-Conscious 2024

If you’re looking to make your lifestyle more sustainable, setting a resolution in this area can be a great way to challenge yourself. Here at The Home Depot, we’re excited to share some ideas for sustainable resolutions and tips to help you stay committed to them. Sticking to Resolutions: Starting Small and Staying Accountable Before …
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Circularity

From Garden Associate to Green Innovator: Q&A with Lindsey Tornello

Within The Home Depot, there is a large contingency of eco-conscious associates. They call themselves the Sustainability Squad, and they are living proof that Eco Actions make a difference. They are living a DIY sustainability lifestyle. Each month, we sit down with members of the Sustainability Squad to learn more about their inspiration and motivation. …
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Thinking Sustainably: Happy Sustainable Holidays from The Home Depot

At The Home Depot, we deeply understand the significance of sustainability and its enormous impact on every facet of our business operations. We’ve always aimed high in our sustainability journey because we know it’s important to dream big and stay motivated. Much like our customers, we set big goals for ourselves and worked hard to …
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Circularity

Sustainable Holiday Décor: A Guide to Holiday Cheer Gone Green

The holiday season is synonymous with joy, magic, and twinkling decorations that light up our homes and hearts. Yet, amidst this festive spirit, it’s crucial to remember the environmental impact of our celebrations. Statistics reveal that Americans generate about 25% more waste between Thanksgiving and New Year’s, and holiday decorations contribute significantly to this increase. …
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Carbon Emissions

Q&A with Kenneth Camp, Featured Associate for The Home Depot #SustainabilitySquad

Within The Home Depot, there is a large contingency of eco-conscious associates. They call themselves the Sustainability Squad, and they are living proof that Eco Actions make a difference. They are living a DIY sustainability lifestyle. Each month, we sit down with members of the Sustainability Squad to learn more about their inspiration and motivation …
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Carbon Emissions

Stay Green, Stay Toasty: Winterizing Your Home and Garden

Winter is a magical season, filled with wonderment, festive holidays and, if you’re lucky, the joy of playing in the snow. This time of year can also be tough on our homes and gardens, as the biting cold and harsh conditions test their resilience. But with a bit of preparation, you can shield them from …
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