Eco-friendly home appliances

Is your home eco-friendly? Does it implement the practices that will lead to healthier living for you, your family and mother earth? Appliances can be energy hogs, accounting to around 5 to 10 percent or even more of your home's electricity use. Choosing eco-friendly appliances can be as easy as looking for the Energy Star label, which guarantees the appliance has met government standards. The U.S. Department of Energy now requires manufacturers of all major home appliances to have their products tested for energy efficiency. Take note on these tips on how to select the best energy-efficient washers, fridges, and more.

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