If you're interested in solar power, there are a few issues you should consider before you install solar panels. The location of your home is one of those issues. But how does the Sun's location affect solar panels? Keep reading to find out!
Author Archives: Nikki Fotheringham
Natural Black Fly Repellents
Eeep! its black fly season and if those little critters are taking chunks out of you, there are ways to fight back. Traditional chemical repellents don’t do the trick and are full of harmful toxins, but there are some natural ways to beat back those little beasties.
4 Backyard Makeover Tips
If you want to extend your indoors to your outdoor area, a backyard makeover can help you actualize it. With the right techniques, you can revamp your outdoor space for better curb appeal. This article outlines four backyard makeover tips.
How to Harvest Stinging Nettle and Make Tea
Stinging nettle provides a wealth of health benefits and it is quite delicious once you get past its prickly exterior.
4 Ways to Use Less Gas
For millions of vehicle owners, the recent price hikes at the gas pump have made driving a costly endeavor. Buying less gas and diesel at the pump saves money and leads to a cleaner environment. Here are the most effective tactics for cutting down on vehicle use.
How to Forage for Fiddlehead Ferns
Fiddleheads are the unopened leaves of the ostrich fern. Young fiddlehead fronds are a favorite among foragers as they are delicious. Want to know how to identify and cook fiddleheads? We've got your back!