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DIY Solar Lamp: Make Your Own Eco-Friendly Sun Jars. The principle is simple and seductively clever: solar lights that store energy during the day and release light at night.

DIY Solar Lamp: Make Your Own Eco-Friendly Sun Jars

These can be purchased ready-made in a variety of colors (yellow, blue and red) but they can also be built at home. A simple, less-technical approach involves buying a conventional solar-powered yard lamp and then essentially harvesting it for key pieces to put in a jar. This is simply a way of taking an existing solar lamp design and appropriating its parts to make something more attractive for display around a house or home.

Gutter plants. House Plants Air Purifiers. Posted by admin on Thursday, February 18, 2010 ยท 68 Comments Here are 15 plants that could clean your air for just the price of a few drops of water each day.

House Plants Air Purifiers

First lets check some of the evidence behind the claim that plants can purify your household air: 1. Houseplants improve indoor air quality. A breath of fresh air In the late '80s, NASA and the Associated Landscape Contractors of America studied houseplants as a way to purify the air in space facilities.

houseplants improve indoor air quality

They found several plants that filter out common volatile organic compounds (VOCs). Various quotations.