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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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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Circularity

Eco-vations: Minimizing Waste on Your Next Home Makeover

The allure of diving into a home improvement project is undeniable. Whether you’re transforming an outdated bathroom into a modern, spa-like retreat or crafting a cozy patio space, the possibilities are endless! However, amid the renovation euphoria, there’s an often-overlooked aspect: All the waste that home improvement projects can generate. From unused materials to discarded …
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Circularity

Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Detectors: When to Replace and Recycle

If you’re a homeowner, you know just how essential smoke and carbon monoxide (CO) detectors are. They’re like silent sentinels, standing guard and ready to alert you to any lurking dangers. But just like all electronic devices, they don’t last forever. It’s common for homeowners to set up their detectors and then forget about them. …
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