10 Ways to Make Earth Healthier!

April 22, 2017 / editor

It’s Earth Day!

If you have been thinking about going green and adopting a more eco-friendly lifestyle at home, this is the perfect time to start making those changes. Here are ten ways you can make a difference right at home at The Parker.

Go paperless by paying your bills online and opting out of junk mail.

Switch to non-toxic cleaning products.

Buy a reusable water bottle.

Whenever you leave your apartment, make sure tvs, computers and lights are turned off or unplugged.

Upcycle your food scraps.

Recycle and reuse everyday items.

Burn soy candles over petroleum-based candles.

Swap your nonrenewable plastic packaging body wash with a bar of soap.

Wash laundry in cold water instead of hot.  

Grow your own herb garden.

Embracing an eco-friendly lifestyle doesn’t have to be hard or scary.  These ten simple ideas are a great way to jumpstart your GO-GREEN initiative right at home.  Soon enough you’ll be making a difference in your community and environment well past the month of April.

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