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