While we may all have our own individual houses, condos or apartments, collectively we all share a home called planet Earth! In honor of Earth Day (April 22nd) and Arbor Day, (April 26th) we offer information and opportunities to “green up” our homes and communities.
Recycling This all-time favorite list is comprehensive with info on recycling everything from mattresses, to building supplies to electronics!
Energy Audits For our MA residents, Mass Save provides free energy audits, resources, rebates and incentives for business and residences to increase energy efficiency.
Smart Growth & Sustainable Development Learn more about nationwide efforts related to Green Building, Energy Efficiency, Clean Air, Transportation and more…
Green Communities According to a recent study by WalletHub, all six New England states ranked among the top 12 greenest states nationwide. See where your state ranked.
Plastic Bag ban With recent support from supermarket groups and 100+ individual municipalities already enacting, many cities and towns throughout New England have banned the use of plastic bags. Will your city be next?
Walkability Score Before you ditch your car, learn the Walk Score of your new or existing neighborhood and see what’s near enough to reach on foot! *For Agents: Add the Walk Score Widget to your listings!
EarthDay.org Offers additional resources and tips for a greener home and community!
For Arbor Day-Plant a Tree in honor of someone you care about through the Arbor Day Foundation.
What are your favorite tips for a green lifestyle? Share them with us here!