Reduce energy used by preventing he loss. This too can cut costs from your bills.
Avoiding synthetic materials and items with toxic chemicals helps to improve your surroundings in your bedroom. Other things to consider when trying to create an eco-friendly bedroom or energy efficiency, reducing waste and what the products you buy are made of and where they come from.
Your roots will even get less oily and you won’t need to use as much dry shampoo because you’ll be distributing the natural oils through the hair. That can help seal the ends and the use of less products. On top of that, we lose an average of 100 hairs per day, so brushing the hair is a good way to remove the loose hair.
1. Reduce Energy
- Use heavy curtains in winter to keep the heat in.
- Check windows for a drought and if necessary fill the cracks and gaps.
- Open windows during the summer.
The more heat that escape some more you have to keep the heating on to keep the temperature up.
2. Eco-Friendly Curtains
- Avoid synthetic materials
- Use what you already have and create curtains
- Buy secondhand curtains that are really good quality
- Look for natural materials such as bamboo linen, global organic textile standard, certified, organic cotton hemp etc.
3. Natural Flooring
If you already have natural flooring such as wood floors then all you have to do is find yourself a nice rug made of natural materials. However if you don’t making the switch to natural flooring would be most Eco friendly for you.
Natural material rugs such as jute, seagrass, sisal are 100% though biodegradable and sustainably farmed. You might find some good quality secondhand rugs as well.
4. Non- Toxic Paint
Most pain is pretty toxic but it is possible to buy equal friendly paints for decorating. Make sure it is APE Free.
- Benjamin Moore Aura
- Sherwin-Williams Harmony Zero VOC Interior Acrylic Latex Paint
- Clare Paint
5. Use House Plants
I’m sure most of all nowadays have one or 10 plants in our house. So to complete your eco friendly bedroom add some house plants if you haven’t already. They help to purify the air in the room.
- Aloe vera
- Spider plant
- Bamboo palm
- Monstera Deliciosa
- Peace lily
There are plenty of other ways that you can be eco-friendly in your house in an every other room of your house here just a few tips to start your journey with if you haven’t already.
A few Goodies:
“Have nothing in your home which he did not know to be useful or believed to be beautiful. “William Morris