Photo courtesy of abrunglinghaus at Flickr.com. Many of us have a blind spot for extension cords. We tend to treat these power cables as interchangeable parts, but not all extension cords are the same. Length is important. The longer the extension cord you use, the more … [Read more...] about The right power cords save power and money
Archives for August 2008
Photo courtesy of DanielKHC at Flickr.com. Droughts are a worldwide problem, with water in short supply in many different countries. Australia and Spain are both suffering through record breaking droughts right now. It hasn't gotten much attention in the US, but rainfall in … [Read more...] about The Sahara desert is reaching north into Spain
Photo courtesy of Jumbo Jack at Flickr.com. Ikea, Home Depot, and the Green Exchange are just a few businesses that now offer preferred parking for hybrid owners. Apparently, IKEA's Canadian stores offered hybrid only parking spots for more than a year... so it wont be long … [Read more...] about Hybrid only parking – coming to a parking lot near you!