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  1. 16. Green Solution: Formaldehyde-Free Soy-Based Adhesive

    DIY Network's Carter Oosterhouse explains how plywood made with soy-based adhesive improves indoor air quality.

  2. 17. Stylish Energy Efficient Bath Lighting

    Energy codes and utility bills are making energy efficient lighting a must. DIY experts suggest products that are functional and fashio...

  3. 18. Tips on Saving Energy and Money

    DIY Network host Jeff Wilson shares some tips for saving energy and avoiding costly heating bills.

  4. 19. How to Build a Padded Headboard/Convertible Desk

    Carter Oosterhouse shows how to build a padded headboard that also turns into a desk, perfect for a guest room that can also serve as a...

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  5. 20. Integrated Pest Management

    An integrated pest management program employs the least environmentally toxic pest controls first before any chemical is used. The DIY ...

  6. 21. Getting Ready for the Reunion (20:00)

    Carter gets a backyard ready for a family reunion with an outdoor kitchen.

  7. 22. Keeping Ants Out (00:00:21)

    Check out these eco-friendly ways to keep ants from invading your home.

  8. 23. Green Solution: Formaldehyde-Free Plywood and Recycled Wallpaper

    Conventional plywood contains urea-formaldehyde, which off-gasses into the air, but eco-friendly formaldehyde-free plywood eliminates t...

  9. 24. How to Build a Rainwater Diverter and Rain Barrel

    DIY Network has photo step-by-step instructions on how to harvest rainwater by installing a rain barrel.

  10. 25. Natural Countertops are Tops With Homeowners

    When it comes to kitchen countertops, tile has been replaced. DIY Network shows why going natural is gaining popularity.

  11. 26. Using Glass Mosaic Tile (00:30)

    Get creative: glass mosaic tile has many uses in a bathroom.

  12. 27. Geek to Me (20:00)

    They get rid of a whole lot of ugly and bring in a room full of cool.

  13. 28. Saltwater Weed Killer (00:00:24)

    Stop weeds from overtaking your yard with this environmentally safe trick.

  14. 29. How to Install Blown-In Cellulose Insulation

    Cellulose insulation is considered a "green" product — more ecologically sound than competing products. It's also highly effectiv...

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  15. 30. Solar Power: The Answers to Frequently Asked Questions

    DIY Network experts answer frequently asked-about topics and additional information on solar power.

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