Stories Tagged - Green Living
March 13, 2020 | Gerald Vander Pyl
Dennis Inglis, development manager with Highfield Land Management, says the community's location alongside a protected reserve means its scenic surroundings are here to stay, unlike some new communities where development eventually encroaches on natural lands.
Feb. 28, 2020 | Donna Balzer
I have grow lights in my kitchen and a greenhouse outside, so I have a place to start seeds indoors and a place to move them when they get growing. But what about everyone else, including renters? Are they starting seeds this spring?
Dec. 11, 2019 | Jim Zang
Hemp is on the way: Airdrie company's innovative homebuilding material offers benefits for the environment and industry
Oct. 23, 2019 | Geoff Geddes
Oct. 30, 2019 | Donna Balzer
Oct. 10, 2019 | Donna Balzer
Not so fast. If you want the benefits nature offers without the associated yard work, it is time to bulk up on houseplants for your new pad. Do it for your health, happiness and creativity, according to author Florence Williams.
July 17, 2019 | Donna Balzer
May 15, 2019 | Donna Balzer
March 20, 2019 | Andrea Cox
But company COO Dean Campbell says that what really sets this homebuilder apart is its commitment to sustainability and the Built Green program.
March 20, 2019 | Gerald Vander Pyl
However, beneath the surface, many of those homes have similar characteristics designed to make them eco-friendly and highly energy efficient in a development purposefully built with no natural gas service.