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Teach Your Kids About Responsible Waste Removal

Teach Your Kids About Responsible Waste Removal

As a parent, you’re charged with teaching your children well to prepare them for a productive and happy life as an adult. You wouldn’t dream of neglecting that duty by keeping them home from school or failing to teach them to be kind and responsible. Don’t overlook the value of teaching your children about responsible waste removal. Kids who learn to recycle now will carry those lessons with them for a lifetime as they become good stewards of the earth. Here’s how you can set the stage and teach your children the value of caring for the earth from an early age. Continue Reading

Illegal Dumping Can Be Disastrous

It may be tempting to think that a few bits of trash tossed beside the road or hidden in the underbrush is no big deal, but the truth is: illegal dumping is a big deal. It can endanger the environment, pose a public health risk and cost taxpayers millions of dollars every year, too. In… Continue Reading

Declutter Your Home in Five Steps

Clutter is what happens when you own too many things or try to fit too many possessions in a small space. It fills closets, overloads shelves and spills out of drawers robbing you of precious time and making you feel helpless. Research shows that in your lifetime you will spend approximately 153 days looking for misplaced… Continue Reading

San Diego Recycling Regulations

Do you know the requirements for recycling in San Diego? Do you know what materials must be recycled, or what recycling services must be offered at events? If you’re not sure, here’s what you need to know about residential, commercial and event recycling in the San Diego area! Continue Reading

Best Ways to Declutter Your Home

Has the clutter in your home reached annoying levels? Is it time for a thorough cleaning that gives you a great excuse to remove messes and toss the things you don’t need? That’s a big project, and it’s not always easy to pick what to throw away and what to keep. Here are several key… Continue Reading

Ways to Repurpose an Unused Room

It’s common to have an unused room in the house that’s ready for a little renovation. Maybe you have a kid who moved out of the home (and isn’t likely to move back in). Maybe you’ve recently done a lot of cleaning and have a largely unused storage room. Or maybe a change in your… Continue Reading

What Does It Cost to Remodel a Kitchen?

Before you pull the trigger on remodeling your kitchen, you’ll want to think about the cost of the overall project. In addition to this, you may need to think about the payoff, if you are remodeling with the goal of selling your home in the future. If you are looking to remodel a kitchen, here… Continue Reading

What Countries Recycle the Most?

While private companies and individuals certainly have an impact on recycling, government support matters. Some countries have developed initiatives to promote recycling and have consequently become more successful than others. Here’s what you need to know about the countries that recycle the most, in addition to what lessons can be learned from them. Continue Reading

What Is the Great Pacific Garbage Patch?

Water is our most crucial natural resource, and our planet is teeming with it: oceans, seas, rivers, and lakes that make life on Earth possible. But right now, these waterways are also some of the biggest dumping grounds for plastics and other human-generated waste. And in the Pacific Ocean, some of this waste is slowly… Continue Reading