Earlier this year, Nairobi was featured on global property portal Lamudi‘s eco-friendly real estate ranking, as one of the top cities in the emerging markets for apartments, houses, and commercial properties with eco-friendly features.
Undertaking a home renovation is the perfect time to introduce eco-friendly features to your property. Simple measures like using the right paint can be enough to ensure your remodeling does not harm the environment, while taking steps like adding insulation can cut your household energy use for the future.
For the eco-conscious homeowner, Lamudi provides a cheat sheet on five easy ways to renovate your home with the environment in mind.
Buy the right appliances
This one is a no brainer: if you are overhauling your kitchen and are in the market for new appliances, check the energy rating first. Buying a new fridge or other appliance with a good rating may seem to cost more in the short term, but it will save you a lot in the long run.
Use eco-friendly paint
You know that overwhelmingly chemical smell you get when you walk into a freshly painted room? That …read more
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