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Green Roof Benefits

Sustainable city living means taking advantage of every inch of space, and green roofs—or meadows in the sky, as they’re sometimes called—are an excellent way to do that, benefiting both building residents and the environment. Green roofs have been around since the days of Laura Ingalls, the girl heroine of the Little House on the […]

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4 Sustainable Ideas From An Interior Design Guru

Urban farmers are experts at using small outdoor spaces for maximum food production—but what about small indoor spaces? This Portland-based interior designer shares her sustainable style.

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UF Hack: Know When To Let It Go

As much as you think you can, it’s impossible to “do it all,” so for your sanity’s sake, gracefully say goodbye to the projects no longer serving you or your homestead.