Green Tips

Simple tips that you can add to your everyday life to help the world be a better place:

  • Buy local
  • Walk or bike to your destination
  • Eat seasonally
  • Turn off the lights when not in use
  • Get off the junk mail list - go to to get off the mailing list
  • Reduce your phantom load on your electricity bill by putting devices on power strips and turning off everything when not in use
  • Bring your own cup or bottle
  • Wash only full loads of laundry or dishes
  • Turn off the water while brushing your teeth
  • Turn down the thermostat in winter and up in summer
  • Bring your own bags
  • Use a rain barrel to collect water for your garden
  • Maintain tire pressure to maximize miles per gallon
  • Join to repurpose used items
  • Get involved in local organizations that promote sustainable living to learn and share ideas. Our local organization is: Sustainable Living Group