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

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

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

How to Grow Bamboo

How to Grow Bamboo

When contemplating having your own bamboo, there are a few things to consider.  How you want to acquire it is one – there are many good websites out there that provide high quality bamboo seeds.  Buy seeds is the cheapest, albeit, it takes long to get a full grown plant.  … Continue reading

Two New Species of African Bamboo

Two New Species of African Bamboo

One of the leading biologists in bamboo research, Dr. Chris Stapleton, has recently found two new species of bamboo in the mountains of the Cameroon.  Right across from Ethiopia, these species have been hidden away in the mountains as food for gorillas.  Mountain bamboos in Africa are not well known … Continue reading

Bamboo Plantations in Central America

Bamboo Plantations in Central America

Many countries and institutions speak of their search for alternative resources, yet most of these hollow remarks seem to fall into a forgotten abyss. There are a number of alternative resources for a variety of field, but few have seem to attempt putting them into play – even a little … Continue reading