Make your home eco-friendly with these naturalistic ideas

Are you the nature-lover? Have you been thinking of adding more comfort to your peaceful abode? You have started decluttering your home. You want a pleasing, refreshing house with all the eco-friendly things.

But then you have no idea what can be included in eco-friendly things? Don’t worry.

Keep your curiosity level up as we are now starting with the ideas to serve you with a beautiful “Green” home!

 Plants – If you are looking for the “green” way to decorate your home, what is more, refreshing than plants? You can add indoor houseplants in as many ways as you want.

This gives a perfect way to ventilation, refreshing air with a pleasing view— what more do you require? Are you confused about which plants to add? Hold on! We are here to solve your problem. You can plant exotic orchids, cacti, or succulents.

Plastic-free – Many individuals probably have the idea that plastic can create big havoc for our planet. But do you know how harmful it is?

Let us clarify this to you with some facts! At least 400 years are required to decompose one plastic bottle. If you go by a certain report, by 2050, there will be more plastic in the ocean than fish. So what is the solution?

There are umpteen items that can be used instead of plastic. These materials last longer, such as glass containers, canvas bags, reusable grocery bags, tins, etc. Therefore to do something drastic, cut the plastic.

Electric fireplace – It gives a cozy look to your house. An electric fireplace is rightly described as the heart of your home. Want to choose an energy-efficient and effective way to give your home a cozy look? Then electric fireplaces are the right choice.

Moreover, they are safer for children and other family members because they don’t release any toxic chemicals into the air.

Choose the right candles – What gives a magical ambiance to your house? The right candles. By “right candles,” we mean the eco-friendly ones that are safe for the environment. You can select candles made from nature-friendly materials like beeswax or soy.

And the best part is – you can scent these candles with essential oils like Sandalwood, lemon, or lavender. It will help relax you and be free from stress also. Are you ready to deep dive into a scented ambiance for your abode? Then light up the candles and illuminate your place.

Cover your walls – You can cover the walls smartly to give a heavenly appearance to your house. For this, you can perk up the walls with “green” decorations like wallpapers made from recycled paper. Or you can spruce it up with low-VOC-emission paints.

VOC stands for volatile organic compounds. The wall decoration gives a warm feeling. Hence, enhance the walls with eco-friendly ideas to spread this welcoming feeling!

Bottom line

You have been living in your house for many years. It is the safest place on earth. Therefore it needs a little refreshment. As our surroundings are becoming polluted, we can take a few steps to cut down this pollution.

You have to start from somewhere, right? So why not begin with your own house? Just follow the above-given ideas, and you can make your home eco-friendly with the best décor. After all, it is not wrong to say that Green means Clean!

 

 

Simone Ribeiro
I'm a Brazilian journalist based in West Midlands. In Brazil, I have worked with International Trade and Logistics publications.

Now in the UK, I keep writing and I dedicate myself to a new project : Midlands Trade - a blog focused on business in Europe and Brazil. It's also supporting small businesses throughout the #MeetTheBusiness.

2 thoughts

  1. Thanks for your feedback. I hope it can be helpful in some way and give you useful insights on eco living 🙂

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