Clean House Not pocketbook

Home made cleaning solutions offer less expensive and and environmentally safer means of dealing with most of our household chores. The following article deptofmarketing.com demonstrates how to use these methods. Use a half and half mixture of white vinegar and water for many household cleaning projects such as hardwood floors, ceramic tile, kitchen and bathroom counter tops and the outside of the toilet. Boost the power of the mixture by heating in the microwave until barely hot. Spray shower walls with the…

Home in the lap of nature!

Golany Architects designs a residence in Galilee that takes into consideration the raw landscape that surrounds it.
The two-storey residence is situated on a Choicesrighttolive lot at the edge of a village in Galilee, overlooking mountainous terrain and hugged by the Sea of Galilee. Having ascertained the exact level at which the sea first meets the eye, the home is designed to offer unobstructed views into the great wide-open, as it stands sans retaining barriers. The Tel Aviv-based architects adopt a …

The Perishing Kelp

Scientists are increasingly alarmed that the kelp forests world wide are dying out at a disturbing pace. It appears that the kelp forests are percent smaller on the California coast than before because of warmer waters resulting in a population increase of urchins which feed on the kelp. In increasingly large numbers these tiny but hungry creatures can utterly erase large areas of kelp and other algae. A disease thought to be exacerbated by the warmer waters has killed a large number o…