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High-Performance Grout Sealer with a Holistic Approach

We are wrapping up a mostly cosmetic remodel of a 1970’s bathroom that will primarily be used by two precious little girls. A portion of the job involved re-tiling a tub surround with some trendy white on white subway tile. Sealing the grout afterward is a must, so we reached for something that was non-toxic […]

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3 Cheap Alternatives to PVC Shower-Curtain Liners

PVC, one of the quote on quote dangerous plastics, is present in the overwhelming majority of shower curtain liners in America today! Here are three cheap and convenient alternatives available at: Target, Wal-Mart, and Bed Bath & Beyond (on-line or otherwise). They’ll look and feel just like your old ones, just without the health and […]

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LEED Green Associate Exam

Image via Wikipedia Today I took and passed the LEED Green Associate Exam. The exam basically measures your overall understanding of the green building process and how it relates to LEED certification. For those of you not familiar with LEED, it is an acronym for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design. LEED was created by […]

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