Thoughts of Home

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Easy Baking

posted by: Contributing Editor Lennie Omalza on Thu Oct 25, 2012 at 01:21am HAST New kitchen appliances make baking easy.   More
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Remodeling Terms for Dummies

posted by: Contributing Editor Lennie Omalza on Mon Aug 27, 2012 at 01:32am HAST From anchor bolts to wainscoting, this glossary covers it all.   More
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Forced Perspective

posted by: Associate Editor Andy Beth Miller on Thu May 17, 2012 at 11:47pm HAST How landscaping can be mind-bending art  More
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A Modern Ikebana

posted by: Associate Editor Andy Beth Miller on Thu Apr 26, 2012 at 11:13pm HAST Create fun and functional flower arrangements that are cute as a button!  More
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Reusing Old Bottle Caps

posted by: Contributing Editor Lennie Omalza on Fri Apr 20, 2012 at 05:22am HAST Find a new use for your old bottle caps!  More
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Lennie's April Picks

posted by: Contributing Editor Lennie Omalza on Wed Apr 11, 2012 at 04:25am HAST Find out which green goodies Contributing Editor Lennie Omalza selected as her April picks.   More
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Tom's April Pick

posted by: Editor Tom Kunz on Fri Apr 06, 2012 at 03:48am HAST We featured a lot of great energy-efficient appliances in our April issue. Find out which one caught Editor Tom Kunz's eye.   More
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Keeping the Noise In

posted by: Contributing Editor Lennie Omalza on Wed Mar 28, 2012 at 01:55am HAST How to deal when you (or your neighbors) are making too much noise  More
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Mad about March

posted by: Laura Berbusse on Fri Mar 02, 2012 at 12:50am HAST We were mad about March items! Here are our Editors’ Picks from this month’s issue.  More
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February Favorites

posted by: Laura Berbusse on Tue Feb 07, 2012 at 01:41am HAST Stuff we love from the February issue, just in time for Valentine's Day   More
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January Editors' Picks

posted by: Laura Berbusse on Mon Jan 09, 2012 at 04:18am HAST Stuff we loved from the January issue  More
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And to All a Good Light

posted by: Laura Berbusse on Mon Dec 05, 2011 at 10:50pm HAST The 26th annual Honolulu City Lights celebration goes green (and red).  More
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Chic Shortcuts: 8 Ways to Simplify Your Holiday

posted by: Laura Berbusse on Thu Dec 01, 2011 at 06:00am HAST Simplify your life during the most wonderful (and busiest) time of the year.   More
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On the Fence

posted by: Laura Berbusse on Tue Nov 22, 2011 at 10:48pm HAST Don Detwiler of Pacific American Lumber weighs in on finishing a wood fence.   More
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Editors' Picks

posted by: Laura Berbusse on Mon Nov 07, 2011 at 01:00am HAST Cool stuff we love  More
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Terrifying Tales from the Yard

posted by: Laura Berbusse on Fri Oct 14, 2011 at 04:24am HAST 3 Ways to Avoid Ghastly Outdoor Oversights  More
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Spiced Applesauce Muffins

posted by: Laura Berbusse on Thu Oct 06, 2011 at 05:41am HAST Tutu's recipe for spiced applesauce muffins   More
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Direct Inject

posted by: Laura Berbusse on Wed Sep 07, 2011 at 06:35am HAST Get worry-free trees with the Direct Inject method from Hawaii Landscape Services.  More
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Sea Here

posted by: Laura Berbusse on Wed Sep 07, 2011 at 02:14am HAST   More
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Green with Modesty

posted by: Laura Berbusse on Fri Jul 29, 2011 at 06:24am HAST Today, the Ambrosewiczes get to move into the New Hawaiian Home.  More
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Splash of Art

posted by: Tom Kunz on Fri Jul 22, 2011 at 04:15am HAST A 20-foot entryway wall in an Aina Haina home is the backdrop for an eye-catching, eco-friendly mermaid.  More
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Structurally Sound: Project Planning & Management

posted by: Dena Cassella on Wed Jul 20, 2011 at 05:34am HAST In a mass renovation project, it's easy for the results to overshadow the hard work put in by vendors and specialists. We salute you, project management teams!  More
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RevoluSunary Neighborhood: Manoa's Solar Street

posted by: Enjy El-Kadi on Wed May 04, 2011 at 06:39am HAST RevoluSun’s Solar Street initiative is shrinking this neighborhood’s energy footprint — and its residents’ electric bills.   More
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We Won a 2011 Pele Award!

posted by: Enjy El-Kadi on Mon May 02, 2011 at 06:46am HAST The 2010 Green Hawaii section of our April issue won us a Pele Award.  More
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Arabian Lights: Eden/Oasis Lighting

posted by: Enjy El-Kadi on Wed Apr 27, 2011 at 05:18am HAST Exotic lighting brings Mediterranean style to your Hawaii home.   More
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Happy Earth Day from HHR

posted by: Dena Cassella on Wed Apr 20, 2011 at 05:32am HAST Celebrate Earth Day with some eco-friendly products and inspiring, earth-loving projects.  More
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Solar for Japan: Sunetric Solar PV Giveaway

posted by: Enjy El-Kadi on Mon Apr 11, 2011 at 04:28am HAST Win a $15,000 solar photovoltaic system for your home!  More
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Hot Deal from Hawaii Energy

posted by: Enjy El-Kadi on Wed Mar 23, 2011 at 05:27am HAST Hawaii Energy now offers limited time, bonus rebates for residential solar water heaters.  More
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$250 Rebates for Energy Star Refrigerators

posted by: Joanne Romero on Mon Mar 07, 2011 at 03:45am HAST Hawaii Energy offers limited time rebate for Hawaii and Maui counties.  More
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Perfect Pillowcases: Seamless Indoor/Outdoor Style That Lasts

posted by: Enjy El-Kadi on Mon Feb 28, 2011 at 06:00am HAST Hale Hale Home offers one-of-a-kind, locally designed and handmade pillowcases that look good indoors and out.  More
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Wallpaper + Dark Trim = High Style

posted by: Sabra Morris on Fri Feb 11, 2011 at 03:53am HAST Wallpaper has been on the hot trend list for a while. Check out this unique twist.   More
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Sleep Tight: The Cassius Sofa

posted by: Enjy El-Kadi on Mon Jan 31, 2011 at 01:12am HAST Step aside, traditional sofa sleeper, make way for this ultra-modern piece.  More
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Meet the First Family

posted by: on Mon Jan 10, 2011 at 09:19pm HAST We're telling you all about the BIA's New Hawaiian Home project in our January issue. Now, meet the owners of this groundbreaking project.   More
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Make 2011 your home's best year.

posted by: Sabra Morris on Thu Dec 30, 2010 at 02:04am HAST This is, no joke, no staging, what my office looks like during our busy 2011 planning time.   More
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HGTV's 2011 Dream Home

posted by: Joanne Romero on Tue Dec 28, 2010 at 03:55am HAST Find out how you can win a $2 million grand prize from HGTV, including this exquisite home.  More
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Problem Solved

posted by: Jenny de Jesus on Thu Dec 02, 2010 at 05:02am HAST You won't have to throw out anymore plastic cutlery with this handy kit.   More
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It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year

posted by: Joanne Romero on Fri Nov 12, 2010 at 05:22am HAST In my opinion, once November rolls around, it’s officially holiday season. And what better way to get in the holiday spirit than to decorate your home?   More
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Green Homes, Nice Prices

posted by: Sabra Morris on Fri Nov 12, 2010 at 04:10am HAST Green living is going mainstream with two new local projects.   More
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Detective Work

posted by: Jenny de Jesus on Fri Oct 29, 2010 at 07:13am HAST Did you know October is Energy Awareness Month? If you're looking for ways to get the family involved in reducing your electric bills, look no further.  More
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Power-Wash Your Laundry

posted by: Joanne Romero on Tue Oct 26, 2010 at 04:56am HAST You power-wash your house and driveway to give your home the ultimate clean. Now, you can apply that same power to your laundry.   More
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Two Great Events This Weekend!

posted by: Sabra Morris on Fri Oct 15, 2010 at 05:12am HAST Still unsure about what to do this weekend? Why not tour some gorgeous kitchens and homes?   More
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The Green Curtain

posted by: Jenny de Jesus on Fri Oct 08, 2010 at 04:55am HAST Look what I found while writing this month's bath trends story.   More
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(More) Landscaping Problems, Solved

posted by: Joanne Romero on Thu Sep 23, 2010 at 12:54am HAST Expert landscaper Kevin Mulkern of Mulkern Landscaping gets to the root of two common landscaping problems.  More
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PV in Hawaii for Zero Down!

posted by: Sabra Morris on Thu Sep 16, 2010 at 11:45pm HAST Owning a photovoltaic system in Hawaii just got a lot cheaper.   More
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Questions about homeownership? Start here.

posted by: Sabra Morris on Thu Aug 26, 2010 at 11:46pm HAST The National Association of Home builders isn't just for remodeling insiders.   More
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Green Gets Bigger and Better

posted by: Jenny de Jesus on Thu Aug 05, 2010 at 06:45am HAST Energy Expo 2010 is just around the corner.   More
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Home Maintenance

posted by: Sabra Morris on Thu Aug 05, 2010 at 06:12am HAST One key to maintaining your home's value is to make sure your place stays in tip-top shape.   More
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This thing is really growing!

posted by: Sabra Morris on Thu Jul 29, 2010 at 05:31am HAST Well, it's been about 3 weeks. I promised I'd send an update on my container garden.   More
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New Home Store in Town

posted by: Joanne Romero on Fri Jul 23, 2010 at 02:24am HAST Your favorite shop just hit town, and you won't believe how big it is.   More
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How will my garden grow?

posted by: Sabra Morris on Sun Jul 18, 2010 at 09:14pm HAST Container gardens are all the rage these days. After seeing my friend Jennifer's plantings a couple of weekends ago, I decided to start my own.   More
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Fourth of July Sale

posted by: Joanne Romero on Fri Jul 02, 2010 at 03:48am HAST This Fourth of July is the USA’s 234th birthday. It’s cause for celebration with barbecues, fireworks and, of course, sales.   More
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Affordable Appliances

posted by: Joanne Romero on Fri Jun 25, 2010 at 01:51am HAST So you desperately need a new refrigerator, but money is tight, and you just missed out on the government’s rebate program. Better luck next time? Not with this strategy.  More
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If these walls could talk ...

posted by: Sabra Morris on Fri Jun 18, 2010 at 01:59am HAST Was Iolani Palace's design ahead of its time?  More
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Learn to Garden

posted by: Jenny de Jesus on Thu Jun 03, 2010 at 01:42am HAST Learn to garden for free this weekend.  More
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Colorful Gardening Containers

posted by: Joanne Romero on Thu May 27, 2010 at 12:28am HAST If you've driven near Zippy's on Nimitz recently, you might have noticed some pops of color across the street.   More
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Trash to Treasure

posted by: Jenny de Jesus on Thu May 27, 2010 at 12:14am HAST See what 111 plastic bottle can become.  More
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Hurricane season is here.

posted by: Sabra Morris on Wed May 26, 2010 at 10:55pm HAST Hurricane season is here. Are your home and family ready?   More
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Hawaii's high home-investment returns

posted by: Sabra Morris on Tue May 18, 2010 at 06:11am HAST Here at HHR, we've been using a fantastic industry source to inform some of our home finance articles. And it's available to the public.   More
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Learn about landscaping

posted by: Sabra Morris on Fri May 14, 2010 at 03:30am HAST A large part of a landscaper's job is finding solutions to common problems.   More
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Eco-Friendly Home Accessories

posted by: Joanne Romero on Thu May 13, 2010 at 01:31am HAST Eco-friendly accessories that mimic Mother Nature inspired our Green Issue’s RADAR piece. Check out two more favorites that you didn’t see in the magazine.  More
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A new one-stop home shop

posted by: Sabra Morris on Fri Apr 30, 2010 at 04:42am HAST A new one-stop home shop just opened in the Airport/Lagoon Drive area. I attended the grand opening recently and really liked what I saw.   More
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Green Day

posted by: Jenny de Jesus on Thu Apr 22, 2010 at 06:50am HAST Happy Earth Day! Celebrate with this...  More
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What to Do

posted by: Joanne Romero on Fri Apr 16, 2010 at 06:11am HAST With Earth Day just around the corner (April 22), I found myself asking, what can I do around the home to help?  More
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HGTV in Hawaii!

posted by: Sabra Morris on Mon Apr 12, 2010 at 06:06am HAST I LOVE HGTV. And I especially love the show "Bang For Your Buck." It's the one where they assess three remodels in one city and decide which one will yield the biggest return on investment.   More
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Obsession Confession

posted by: Jenny de Jesus on Fri Apr 09, 2010 at 01:23am HAST What's my favorite green snack?  More
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Strawberry Fields

posted by: Jenny de Jesus on Mon Apr 05, 2010 at 01:43am HAST Local strawberries added some green to Easter Sunday.   More
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Best Practice

posted by: Joanne Romero on Fri Apr 02, 2010 at 03:29am HAST While you're waiting for your next remodeling project to come to fruition, put to practice these three energy-saving habits today.   More
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I'm back!

posted by: Jenny de Jesus on Thu Apr 01, 2010 at 01:46am HAST I've been a bad blogger, but a very green girl lately.   More
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Save Thousands on a Solar Water Heater

posted by: Sabra Morris on Thu Mar 25, 2010 at 11:19pm HAST Did you know you can save as much as $4,500 on a solar water heating system?   More
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We're loving this book!

posted by: Sabra Morris on Thu Mar 11, 2010 at 11:51pm HAST Mitchell Gold and Bob Williams, makers of that amazing line of furniture, just came out with a new book detailing some of their best design secrets.  More
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Turn It Up

posted by: Joanne Romero on Fri Feb 26, 2010 at 06:02am HAST I came across these awesome speakers while researching for HHR’s green issue.   More
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Our Largest Contest Yet!

posted by: Sabra Morris on Fri Feb 19, 2010 at 04:56am HAST Remember the rain that pummeled parts of Oahu a couple of weekends ago?   More
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Feel-Good Pillows

posted by: Joanne Romero on Wed Jan 27, 2010 at 01:41am HAST Modern designs and 100% organic cotton? Check. Eco-friendly insert options? Check. Smart fabrication? Check. These great new pillows are something you can feel good about.   More
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Calling All Chocoholics

posted by: Jenny de Jesus on Wed Jan 20, 2010 at 04:44am HAST Mark your calendars for Sunday, January 31. The Haleiwa Farmers’ Market is hosting the Hawaii Cacao Festival.  More
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The Pantry of My Dreams

posted by: Sabra Morris on Wed Jan 13, 2010 at 06:22am HAST In the spirit of storage and organization, I have something to say:   More
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Happy New Resolutions

posted by: Jenny de Jesus on Mon Jan 04, 2010 at 05:47am HAST Do you have any green resolutions for 2010?  More
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The New Year's Diet That Comes With Tax Credits

posted by: Joanne Romero on Wed Dec 30, 2009 at 05:26am HAST Each year, countless New Year’s resolutions are made—and broken. Maybe we’d do better if they came with financial motivation?   More
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Last-Minute Green Gift Idea!

posted by: Jenny de Jesus on Wed Dec 23, 2009 at 11:56pm HAST It's getting down to the wire. Here's an idea for you last-minute shoppers.   More
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Christmas at the White House

posted by: Joanne Romero on Tue Dec 15, 2009 at 02:13am HAST Decorating your home for the holidays? Find out how your décor compares to that of the White House...   More
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Tree Hunting

posted by: Jenny de Jesus on Tue Dec 15, 2009 at 12:31am HAST Dreaming of a green Christmas? There’s still time to get everything you need—including a locally grown Christmas tree.  More
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Energy Savings Could Mean More Money!

posted by: Sabra Morris on Tue Dec 08, 2009 at 09:37pm HAST The Cash for Clunkers program rewarded people for new, more energy-efficient car purchases ...   More
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Share your brilliant ideas in HHR!

posted by: Jenny de Jesus on Thu Dec 03, 2009 at 01:30am HAST Do you want to be in Hawaii Home + Remodeling? I’m looking for YOUR ideas for January’s Green Living page.   More
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Wrap It Up

posted by: Jenny de Jesus on Thu Dec 03, 2009 at 01:14am HAST If you’ll be at Ala Moana Center this weekend finishing up your holiday shopping, get your gifts wrapped the green way for free.   More
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Pull up a stool. Get free design.

posted by: Joanne Romero on Mon Nov 30, 2009 at 07:00am HAST Do you have a room that could use a little extra help? Maybe you have a general sense of what you want to do with it, but you could use some professional advice? Here's how to get some, for FREE.   More
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So I have this old computer ...

posted by: Sabra Morris on Fri Nov 20, 2009 at 04:50am HAST ... and I've been looking for a place to recycle it for about a year.   More
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Give the Gift of Lower Electric

posted by: Joanne Romero on Fri Nov 20, 2009 at 04:17am HAST The Blue Line PowerCost Monitor is predicted to be a huge seller this year, and it’s easy to see why. You can literally walk around your house and turn things on and off to see, in real time, how they affect your electric bill.   More
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Flower Power

posted by: Jenny de Jesus on Mon Nov 16, 2009 at 05:25am HAST This month’s cover features fresh, beautiful sunflowers from the North Shore. I picked them up right before the photo shoot from one of my favorite flower shops.  More
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And the winner is...

posted by: Sabra Morris on Fri Nov 13, 2009 at 01:41am HAST The votes are in! Thanks to everyone, on my blog and on Facebook, who voted for their favorite fabric.   More
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A Sight to Sea

posted by: Jenny de Jesus on Tue Nov 10, 2009 at 02:31am HAST Plastic, plastic everywhere. Only 1,000 miles northeast of us is enough of the stuff to cover Texas, twice.   More
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Easy, Fast, Delicious Salmon Cakes

posted by: Joanne Romero on Fri Nov 06, 2009 at 04:58am HAST I love to eat, and I love to cook. The only problem is, after a long day at work, it’s hard to spend more time cooking in the kitchen. So when my friend Nicole offered up her mother-in-law’s easy (and fast) recipe for salmon cakes, I had to try it.   More
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Easy Clean

posted by: Jenny de Jesus on Mon Nov 02, 2009 at 04:09am HAST Joanne and I took a trip out to Kapolei last week to visit the Simply Organized store. They had a bunch of cool, green products, like bamboo bathroom accessories and this spray bottle.   More
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Chair Fabric: Vote Now!

posted by: by Sabra Morris on Fri Oct 30, 2009 at 04:38am HAST I recently bought this outdoor table at a bargain price. Part of the bargain? It didn't come with chairs!  More
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Reduce, Reuse and Control Pests?

posted by: Joanne Romero on Wed Oct 28, 2009 at 04:52am HAST Did you know you could reduce landfill waste and control pests at the same time? Terminix’s new eco-conscious insulation, R-Plus, does just that.   More
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The Silver Lining Goes Green

posted by: Jenny de Jesus on Sun Oct 25, 2009 at 11:30pm HAST I share a very small house with my younger, greener sister. If it's eco-friendly, she knows about it.   More
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Green Home, Blue Planet

posted by: by Sabra Morris on Fri Oct 23, 2009 at 01:02am HAST Last Sunday, I caught “Hawaii Home Energy Makeover,” a great TV special on KGMB9, produced by Hawaii’s own Blue Planet Foundation.  More
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Going Without

posted by: Jenny de Jesus on Mon Oct 19, 2009 at 02:10am HAST Could you go a year without toilet paper? One family did—and this weekend you can watch a movie all about their experience.   More
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Use us: We don't mind.

posted by: by Sabra Morris on Fri Oct 16, 2009 at 04:00am HAST In fact, we love it! In producing our November issue, our editors discovered that many homeowners are finding their builders, designers, remodelers and outdoor living contractors in the pages of our magazine.   More
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Blowing Me Away

posted by: Joanne Romero on Thu Oct 15, 2009 at 01:40am HAST If you’re like me, you hate cleaning your standing fan. Lucky for us, Dyson came out with a mind-blowing bladeless fan: the Dyson Air Multiplier.  More
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Green Learning

posted by: Jenny de Jesus on Mon Oct 12, 2009 at 11:08pm HAST Looking to learn how to be a little greener? I know just the place!  More
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Save Water at Home

posted by: Jenny de Jesus on Mon Oct 12, 2009 at 10:50pm HAST I’m so happy that our annual Kitchen and Bath issue is finally out! After working on this issue, it’s more apparent than ever that both rooms are full of resource-conserving opportunities.   More
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Counter Offer

posted by: Joanne Romero on Thu Oct 08, 2009 at 11:59pm HAST Green options are popping up everywhere. It’s no wonder that sustainable materials have reached our countertops as well.   More
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Sea Spray Solution

posted by: by Sabra Morris on Thu Oct 08, 2009 at 12:48am HAST I got a great deal on an outdoor dining table last weekend—painted wrought iron with a gorgeous glass top. The only problem? I live a block away from the ocean.  More
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Who Doesn't Love a Giveaway?

posted by: Joanne Romero on Wed Sep 30, 2009 at 11:52pm HAST There's something about getting something for free that appeals to me, so when I heard of the latest giveaway at so'mace, I had to share.   More
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Maximum Usage

posted by: Jenny de Jesus on Wed Sep 30, 2009 at 06:59am HAST Trying to do more with less? I swear by this natural, multi-use product for a multitude of things.   More
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Lights Out

posted by: Jenny de Jesus on Tue Sep 29, 2009 at 04:24am HAST How quick are you to turn on a light in your house as soon as it starts getting dark in the evenings? Sure, it’s a modern reflex, but it hasn’t always been this way.   More
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Orange You Glad It's Fall?

posted by: Joanne Romero on Fri Sep 25, 2009 at 05:20am HAST Fall has just begun, and although the traditional fall colors can’t always be seen in the foliage here in Hawaii, that doesn’t mean we have to live without them.  More
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House Hunting?

posted by: Sabra Morris on Fri Sep 25, 2009 at 03:10am HAST Embarking on a search for real estate in Hawaii?   More
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Island Dreams

posted by: Jenny de Jesus on Fri Sep 25, 2009 at 02:57am HAST How eco-friendly is your mattress? If you’ve never even thought about it, you might be sleeping on something not-so-green. Lucky for us, SlumberWorld now offers the Island Dreams series of environmentally-friendly memory foam mattresses.  More
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Shake, Stir, Shop

posted by: Joanne Romero on Mon Sep 21, 2009 at 05:54am HAST Have you shopped for furniture lately? The latest trend is turning a sale into an all-out event.   More
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Hawaii Inspires Us

posted by: Sabra Morris on Mon Sep 14, 2009 at 05:54am HAST It's easy to find inspiration for writing, research and photography styling
when we have such amazing surroundings.
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Mahalo for removing your shoes

posted by: Joanne Romero on Thu Sep 10, 2009 at 05:03am HAST Picture this: your friends arrive at your house for a get-together. Without thinking, they remove their shoes and add them to the large pile that’s already convened at the front door.
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Refresher Course

posted by: Sabra Morris on Thu Sep 10, 2009 at 04:53am HAST My friend Chere is fantastically creative with furniture. Recently, she found this great table and chairs at the Goodwill in Kailua. They had a great shape and funky detail, but the dark brown color and outdated upholstery needed to go.
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Food for Thought

posted by: Jenny de Jesus on Thu Sep 10, 2009 at 04:46am HAST We’re working on October’s kitchen and bath issue right now. When I think of the kitchen, my mind immediately goes to one thing: Food! There are few green topics more important than food. We eat every day, several times a day. But where does our food really come from? And how was it treated before we got ready to eat it?   More
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Remodeling your kitchen? Score big deals.

posted by: Joanne Romero on Fri Sep 04, 2009 at 05:52am HAST Here’s a buying tip: if you’re remodeling your kitchen, check to see if showroom display models are for sale. Usually, if they are, they’re offered at a highly discounted rate. They’re sold as-is, and you’re getting an incredible deal. Check these out that I found on sale at Archipelago Hawaii.  More
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Green Linens

posted by: Jenny de Jesus on Fri Sep 04, 2009 at 05:43am HAST Are cooler days ahead? You never know this time of year in the Islands. But, whether it’s hot or breezy, I like to stay cool (and green!) with my bamboo quilt by HomeSource International.  More
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Remodel It Right, Remodel It Green

posted by: Sabra Morris on Thu Aug 20, 2009 at 01:31am HAST Our staff had a great time working a booth at the Building Industry Association's Remodel It Right, Remodel It Green expo. We always love the opportunity to connect with readers one-on-one and introduce them to home improvement professionals who can help them with their next project. Most popular talk topics?  More
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Just Add Water

posted by: Jenny de Jesus on Mon Aug 17, 2009 at 06:42am HAST Welcome to Everyday Green, Hawaii Home + Remodeling’s first green-focused weekly blog! It’s my hope that here you’ll find simple, useful tips and information for living a little greener every day.   More
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Crabby in a Good Way

posted by: Joanne Romero on Sun Aug 16, 2009 at 11:42pm HAST Aloha and welcome to My Pad! Here, I'll show you my favorite trends, products and tips on anything and everything having to do with the home, and I would love to hear your feedback as well.   More
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