Emily Folk

Five Benefits of Eco-Friendly Home Renovations

By Emily Folk One of the things you loved most about the house when you first saw it was its architectural charm — leaded pane windows, steep fairy-tale roof, cottage-paneled front door. But after living in it for a couple of years, you find yourself concerned with matters of efficiency…

Eco-Friendly Ways to Warm Your Home This Winter

By Emily Folk Heating the average home creates 6,400 pounds of carbon dioxide emissions if it uses natural gas and 4,700 pounds if it uses electricity. In colder states, heating could make up two thirds of a household’s energy costs each year. All of those greenhouse gas emissions can take…