Where to find the Softest Sheets?

You may have wondered why sleeping in hotel beds can be so comfortable. You may have had a good night’s sleep at a friend’s house and thought of redoing your bedroom setup. Well if you are wondering how to make your sleep more comfortable – the easiest option would be … Continue reading

Bamboo Grows Across the World

As our world continues to become more and more polluted with each passing day, it becomes ever more pressing to find resources that are both renewable and sustainable.  With threats of deforestation, soil erosion, water pollution, and a plethora of other problems, resources like bamboo are being increasingly utilized.  Bamboo … Continue reading

How to Wash Bamboo Sheets and Blankets

Have you recently switched to bamboo bedding from cotton?  Are you thinking about it? For those of you who don’t know, bamboo bedding needs to be washed differently from cotton bedding, because it is a more delicate fabric.  This is also because bamboo viscose is by nature so different from … Continue reading

A Look at the Environmental Effect Bamboo Rayon Fabric

A Look at the Environmental Effect Bamboo Rayon Fabric

Views assessing the eco-friendly value of bamboo rayon versus alternative or, in this case, more mainstream resources, vary widely.  Contention arises as industries compete for market share.  Because of the specialization of industrial equipment, most factories cannot easily convert to current popular fabric types, so the desire to “defend your … Continue reading

How to Freshen Up Your Backyard

How to Freshen Up Your Backyard

Cleaning air across the world can be as easy as doing it at home. Nature has always provided tried and true systems for doing just that, and they are extremely easy to adapt to your backyard. Today’s secret is bamboo. Bamboo may seem or even sound like an exotic plant, … Continue reading

What is a Good Thread Count for Sheets?

What is a Good Thread Count for Sheets?

A lot of people understand that a higher thread count generally means a softer set of sheets.  However, the most important characteristic of soft sheets is the quality of the fabric.  For example, Egyptian cotton is generally considered softer than a regular set of cotton.  Despite the thread count, Egyptian … Continue reading

Low-Cost Vietnamese Bamboo Home

Low-Cost Vietnamese Bamboo Home

Vietnamese architectural companies have recently produced a low-cost home built entirely of bamboo.  Called, Blooming Bamboo, the house was built to withstand the vicious flooding that can occur in that area.  The plan is to be able to mass produce this exact model, and sell it for a cost that … Continue reading

Bamboo Sheet Set Review – Budget Earth

Bamboo Sheet Set Review – Budget Earth

As we talk a lot about the sustainability and renewability of bamboo products, some people have spoken out about just how nice they really are.  One blogger has posted a bamboo sheets review and raves about their quality. Bamboo sheet sets represent just one of many valuable and quality products … Continue reading

Eco-friendly Choices at Home

Eco-friendly Choices at Home

One of the most basic and all-pervasive aspects of our culture is related to our clothing.  From outfits to bedding, the entire world uses an extremely large supply of fibers every day.  While textiles is not often thought to be a way to become more eco-friendly, it actually presents a … Continue reading