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MONDAY, DEC. 16, 2013

Sustainable Works launches Save Energy Today program  

​ Here's a great way that Spokane residents can reduce their heating and cooling expenses. SustainableWorks’ new Save Energy Today program can help you save energy, lower your utility bills, increase your home’s comfort and value, and reduce your carbon footprint. The one day energy-saving...

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SATURDAY, OCT. 27, 2012

"Trends in apartment renting" infographic

Do you live in an apartment in the city? Then consider yourself a trend-setter. We've seen a growing trend towards Americans favoring communities with shorter commute times and more places to walk more than sprawling communities. It makes sense when the average American family spends...

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MONDAY, JULY 30, 2012

5 barriers to the tiny house movement 

For now, the tiny house movement is a tiny niche but in this economy, we've seen a growing number of Americans choosing to scale down. Ryan Mitchell from the Tiny Life lists the Top 5 Biggest Barriers To The Tiny House Movement. Here's an excerpt:...

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