Earth-Friendly Ideas

The Earth around you is in desperate need of our help. Please take the time to learn simple steps that your community can take to save the planet. Your every day choice can impact the environment and cause irreversible damage to the place we call home. Take the old saying “knowledge is power” and teach everyone you can about reducing the foot print we leave on this planet. With the effort of everyone we can make the planet a better place to live for future generations to come.

  • Have your monthly financials sent via e-mail
  • Start an association recycling program
  • Wash in cold water when applicable
  • Pay assessment electronically
  • Install low-flow shower heads
  • Fix leaking toilets and faucets
  • Wash only full loads of laundry
  • Carpool with people you trust
  • Pick up litter as a community
  • Contact a licensed electrician for energy savings ideas on all lighting
  • Reduce irrigation when possible and install rain sensors to eliminate water waste
  • When replacing windows do so with energy efficient models
  • Buy locally
  • Avoid buying bottled water
  • Purchase foods that are in season
  • Bring your own bags to the grocery store
  • Utilize your library instead of buying books
  • Buy products that use recyclable material
  • Replace light timers with photo day or night sensors
  • Install a programmable thermostat for heating and cooling
  • Have your heating and cooling systems tuned-up
  • When replacing appliances purchase one with energy savings in mind
  • Donate your old appliances to Habitat for humanity or a similar organization
  • Install and use as many energy savings and earth friendly materials as possible