Author Archives: Nikki Fotheringham

About Nikki Fotheringham

Nikki is an author and writer specializing in green living ideas and tips, adventure travel, upcycling, and all things eco-friendly. She's traveled the globe, swum with sharks and been bitten by a lion (fact). She lives in a tiny town with a fat cat and a very bad dog.

35 DIY Christmas Trees made from Recycled Materials

Recycled Christmas trees

31 Recycled and upcycled alternatives to traditional Christmas trees. Reuse old junk, create a beautiful festive feeling and save a Christmas tree from the chop! The tree will make up for the rest of your Christmas carbon footprint too.

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Seven Must-Have Domestic Solar Innovations

solar technology

Solar panels, however, are just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to solar technology. In this article, we explore a variety of different solar technology that you might find in someone’s house that you could consider if you're looking for ways to minimize your reliance on grid electricity.

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12 Cheap and Easy Ways to Winterize your Home

Ready, Steady Snow! These green living tips will have you saving: The planet (like a boss) Fistfuls of money on utilities Face by earning mad bragging rights about your reduced carbon footprint. Well played you magnificent green warrior… well played.

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20 DIY Upcycled Christmas Decorations

Candy Cane decoration ideas

DIY recycled Christmas decorations for your tree, home and table for a green home this festive season. Use things you already have to create the ultimate green Christmas which saves you money and the planet too!

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DIY Furnace Maintenance

Heating and cooling costs account for around 48% of the energy used in the average home. With spiraling energy costs and more home owners wanting to live sustainably, one of the best ways to reduce your winter hydro bill is to maintain your furnace and ducting.

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