Mar , Shadow Art Project DIY Shadow Art Want to see what it turned into When the house lights are on and the spotlight is off you have this curious and delightfully inoffensive bit of wooden art on the wall DIY Shadow Art Light Off When you shut off the house lights,
Feb , Just over a month into its new session, the th Congress has already taken a sledgehammer to environmental safeguards that protect people, in Wyoming, Michigan, Minnesota and Wisconsin, despite the fact that two federal courts found those states wolf management plans illegal under the act.
Feb , In mostly Wells words, here are things to consider if you re thinking about using shipping containers in your next project ) how to install windows and doors given the corrugated wall panels and ) what kind of and how to reinforce containers for both cutting out large wall section (see above),
Dec , We use about billion plastic bottles per year only in North America and we recycle about of them, hence re using them for DIY projects helps with a critical environmental issue We get cheap, versatile tools while helping the planet It s a win all around Let s get to it, shall we Project How to use
Nov , How to Build a DIY Vertical Garden In practice, vertical gardens provide a whole series of environmental benefits, such as solid residue recycling, heat reduction inside buildings, partial air clean up Then, attach the panel created to the wall using the spacers so that water cannot infiltrate the wall.
May , Very old pine salvaged from a New England factory cut into pickwick profile knotty pine panels by Fine Reclamation Works Lovely looking Interestingly, the word wick is Old English for house or village and morphed into the Greek oikos, which morped into the word ecology and economy Could it be
Oct , At Valldaura Labs in Spain, researchers are looking at different ways to use biomaterials for sustainable living, architecture, energy, and production.
My dad mounted my old traffic light upright on an inch by inch panel of plywood, however you may choose to anchor your signal to a wall or suspend it from your old ceiling No matter how you display your old traffic light, if you give yourself the green light on this recycling project, you will have a unique conversation
May , Insulation was a big step for me, because I ve been talking a big game throughout this project on energy efficiency But the next day, when you show up at am to make sure they are doing well, you enter a scene of blaring mariachi music, flying drywall panels and cutting tools, and a house that is already
Made with pencils, a pen, a paper clip, rubber bands, spring clips, and a ball bearing, YouTuber rcbif spent his lunch at work creating a useless swing thing invention, a concept that he saw online (Take a close look to see how it s being powered.) Soon after, he also posted a solar powered swing thing
Dec , From tinkering with Raspberry Pi microcomputers to automating our own homes, to coming up with cool renewable energy projects we can t stay away may have on hand, and the best part is that those discarded cells won t become e waste, but a functional, clean energy producing solar panel instead .
The Stanford Solar Car Project began in as a student run organization fueled by its members passion for sustainable technology Since then, student teams have built solar powered cars to compete in national and international racing events Over the years, the project has provided dozens of undergraduates a
We often tell our kids that by the time they re years old, they may not need to learn how to drive Self driving cars for those who can t drive are an incredible chance to be more autonomous, and for those who can, it could be a luxury, possibly becoming a standard So cool! At the same time, we ve asked questions What
May , The following is an excerpt from The Carbon Free Home Remodeling Projects to Help Kick the Fossil Fuel Habit by Stephen and Rebekah Hren It has been On the inner box make a mark about inch above the top of the pot and d a fold line at this height straight around the four box walls.
Apr , Cellulose is the main component in the cell walls of plants It is the Skirting boards are like a giant t bone steak for termites, they also provide dry wood termites with a stable living environment Prevention tips They are also close to walls and floors providing termites with an easy opportunity Prevention
Jan , How to dress up hollow flat doors with moulding panels This is When my sister brought me on to the Topsail Beach condo renovation, she had a laundry list of DIY projects she wanted me to complete One of Can I cover the holes with patches, like the ones used on walls, then cover with bead board
Nov , DIY home security gives you greater flexibility over your connected home than subscription based services, allowing you to set up each gadget as you see fit and avoid contracts that lock you into multi year plans Still, self install indoor cameras vary widely Some have live video streaming, while others
Jun , Just to inspire you, I d like to share some projects we did over the last years inspiration moss wall living art Mossart Tiles The On a ceiling Hatch Design, a firm in Kelowna, BC, has installed panels of spring green reindeer moss on their ceiling You might also like this Rainbow Moss Art DIY project.
The White Roof Project is a nonprofit dedicated to curbing climate change by painting NYC roofs white and then hopefully franchising the volunteering activity out across the United States And they re absolutely onto something In , Energy Secretary Steven Chu pitched this idea According to the Wall Street Journal,
At a home center, you pay as little as per square foot for a sheet of DIY laminate used for countertops, wall panels, and cabinet doors Prefab But you can make your own laminate counters, cabinets, and wall panels with the sheets and backerboards sold at a home center Environmental Scorecard Air quality.
Dec , Solar energy Fargo Plaza, a mega project in North Dakota in the United States, is an excellent example of sustainable architecture development This project, built on a large site area of , square meters, has a large area of solar panels on the same is covered by a layer of glass The project
According to the EPA, indoor air pollutants can be two to five times higher than outdoor air pollutants, making indoor air one of the top five environmental health risks Poor indoor air quality (IAQ) is often due to poor ventilation and off gassing of Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) from carpets, paints, upholstery, insulation
Apr , Green Energy Projects More on Sustainability Be Careful How You Upcycle BIOFABRICATE There s a bio revolution on the horizon! This DIY Solar Powered Steam Generator Can Reach Celsius Over the years, we at Make have had a lot of fun experimenting with electronics, but what s cooler than
When an inspection revealed a handful of household hazards, the owners of this TOH TV project house tackled the cleanup for a healthier home Asbestos also turned up in the by inch floor tiles in the kitchen and bath, wall panels surrounding the boiler, and joint compound in the basement drywall.
Nov , They can be programmed to change colors and can be used safely near water Because they re easy to install in any bathroom, they are perfect for DIY projects Besides task lighting, some innovative ways to use LEDs include To add color to water in a tub or sink As a color wash effect on a wall