Category Archives: Environment

The Good, The Bad & The Dirty of UK Water Quality [infographic]

If you’ve ever wondered where your water comes from or how it’s treated, the industry experts over at Anchor Pumps have created this infographic that highlights everything you need to know about the water supply in the UK. If you spend money on expensive bottled water, you’ll be interested to know just how much drinking […]

Everything you need to know about Solar Panels [infographic]

Solar-powered homes were a rarity as recently as a decade ago. But  worries about climate change and the growing need to cut energy costs have made them more commonplace. Buying solar panels can be a large investment so it’s important to find out first if your home is suitable and which solar panels will work best for you. […]

Why care about pollution? [infographic]

Air pollution can damage trees, crops, plants, lakes, and animals. In addition to damaging the natural environment, air pollution can also damage buildings, monuments, and statues. Breathing polluted air can make your eyes and nose burn. It can irritate your throat and make breathing difficult. In fact, pollutants like tiny airborne particles and ground level […]

The New Era of Home Security [infographic]

ADT Pulse is like nothing you’ve ever seen before. Combine home automation features and remote security access and you get the ideal two-in-one home security system. Using Z-Wave wireless technology to link your home appliances, it enables you to access and regulate a variety of home components right on your Internet-enabled laptop, smartphone or tablet. […]

How Does Your Garden Grow [infographic]

Flora Select have been looking into how the great British publish are getting themselves involved with gardening over the recent months Their findings have left them to come to the conclusion that more and more British home owners are looking to get started with composting as an environmentally friendly way of disposing of household and […]

Are You Safer in a Rented Home? [infographic]

More and more U.S. households are choosing to become renters rather than homeowners. But, regardless of where you live, there’s one fundamental thing to consider: your personal safety. Every 14 seconds a home invasion occurs, and the aftermath costs an average loss of $1,725 in property theft and damage. Though the police can offer great […]

The Rise of Energy Costs [infographic]

Ever wondered how you could save money on your energy bills? A decade ago, the average monthly electricity bill in the U.S. was just $78.24, this figure has now risen to $107.28! According to research compiled in the infographic below, energy bills have risen as much as 37% in the last three years. There are […]

Top 5 Reasons for Synthetic Wicker [infographic]

Although we’re not quite in the season of spring yet, you might want to start thinking about your garden, in particular outdoor furniture, which is essential for enjoying time with friends and family outdoors. Check out the cool graphic on wicker furniture below. [via]