(BPT) - With sustainable practices top of mind and a revived shift toward conscious consumption, Americans everywhere are seeking ways to lead a more sustainable, eco-friendly lifestyle. From saving water to reducing energy usage, these are the top five ways to go green for the environment a…
SHELBYVILLE, Ind., April 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Being environmentally conscious is nothing new for Knauf Insulation (Knauf). Its' focus on sustainability is evidenced by its' storied commitment to reducing energy use and emissions, recycling production waste and incorporating circular economy principles at a national and local level.
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(BPT) - Whether you’re a veteran of the outdoors or a beginner looking for a new kind of adventure, traversing off-road comes with big responsibility. This Earth Day and every day, Tread Lightly! in partnership with BFGoodrich encourages every adventure seeker to follow the T.R.E.A.D. princi…
WATERFORD, N.Y., April 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Soft-Tex International Inc., a leading innovator of sleep and home comfort products, today announced 3 new executive management positions appointing Danielle Ignazzi as Chief Innovation Officer, Christine McKiernan as Chief Quality Officer, and Lloyd Wilson as Chief Legal Officer.
CHAGRIN FALLS, Ohio, April 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Naturepedic, the first GOTS-certified organic and MADE SAFE certified non-toxic mattress and bedding manufacturer, celebrates Earth Day with environmental achievements in chemical footprinting, rigorous third-party certifications, advancing education on pervasive greenwashing claims, and a significant commitment to 1% for the Planet.
MOORESVILLE, N.C., April 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW) today announced it acquired the STAINMASTER brand, the most recognized and trusted carpet brand on the market today, advancing the home improvement retailer's Total Home strategy.
(BPT) - As the country is opening back up and the summer months approach, maintaining health and wellness is top of mind for many. Getting up and moving your body regularly is an important aspect of healthy living, but it can be challenging to muster up the energy to kick off a new exercise …
LEOMINSTER, Mass., April 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Reggio Register, a manufacturer of premium registers and grilles, is pleased to announce two new register designs under its Made to Order Collection, Basketweave and Chevron.
(BPT) - After a devastating pandemic kept us in our homes for over a year, wanderlust is at an all-time high and more Americans are starting to get back out there. In fact, one-third of us plan to travel out of town this spring, while a little over another third plan to do so this summer.1 W…
WASHINGTON and BOSTON, April 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- With solar power more affordable and accessible than ever before, the Environmental Working Group (EWG) and EnergySage are joining forces to help Americans learn about and save with solar. The new partnership brings together two organizations committed to consumer empowerment, protection and transparency. EWG and EnergySage will focus on educating consumers about the health and environmental benefits of solar energy, while providing tools and resources for taking action.
(BPT) - With more Americans working remotely, the pandemic has sparked an unprecedented wave of home improvement projects, with three out of four homeowners reporting having completed a major upgrade since the start of 2020. People are spending more time in their homes and are thinking diffe…
OAKLAND, Calif., April 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Mosaic, the leading financing platform for U.S. residential solar and energy-efficient home improvement projects, today announced an additional multi-year loan purchase program for approximately $1.5 billion with a leading global investment firm.
NORTH OLMSTED, Ohio, April 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 5 trillion particles of plastic cover the ocean's surface, causing serious problems for our Earth.* Moen, the leader in water experiences in the home, is using an innovative approach to help address this huge environmental challenge – auctioning off five NFTs of artwork inspired by the five major ocean gyres located across the globe as part of its Mission Moen sustainability commitment.
(BPT) - Springtime has finally arrived and for many that means engaging in a little spring cleaning. Traditionally, this entails a deep home cleaning — scrubbing the windows, dusting the furniture, steam-cleaning the carpets, storing winter boots and outerwear, sorting and donating unused or…
(BPT) - For many people, raising a child is one of life's greatest adventures. If your child is healthy and happy, you're a lucky parent. Not all families are so fortunate. Of more than 100,000 people currently on the national organ transplant waiting list, more than 1,900 are children, over…
MORELAND, Ga., April 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- With the race coming up this weekend at Talladega Superspeedway, we are excited to announce that ForeverLawn West Georgia is a proud sponsor of the NASCAR Xfinity race series, Jeffrey Earnhardt, and the JD Motorsports team.
DENVER, April 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of its commitment to promote green and environmentally responsible technologies, True Home has announced that it will match credits offered by Xcel Energy on new hot water heaters. The match, announced by True Home, partnered with that of Xcel Energy, and federal tax credits provide a $500 incentive for homeowners to install high-efficiency water heaters for Colorado residents and customers of Xcel Energy.
DENVER, April 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- QuickDrain USA, a premier manufacturer of sustainable curbless and curbed shower solutions, today announced the arrival of new decorative covers and finishes compatible across its linear and square drain (or point drain) collections – offering more design versatility for homeowners, designers and installers with on-trend styles to suit every preference.
DENVER, April 22, 2021 /CNW/ -- QuickDrain USA, a premier manufacturer of sustainable curbless and curbed shower solutions, today announced the arrival of new decorative covers and finishes compatible across its linear and square drain (or point drain) collections – offering more design versatility for homeowners, designers and installers with on-trend styles to suit every preference.
EASTON, Pa., April 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- In celebration of Earth Day, MCS Industries, Inc. ("MCS") Founder and CEO, Richard Master, proudly announced the commissioning of an 894 kW roof-mounted solar power-generating system with Dynamic Energy Solutions, LLC ("Dynamic Energy") at their distribution center in Easton, PA. The system is expected to generate more than 1,000 megawatt hours of clean energy annually, which would supply up to 95% of their energy usage at the site and avoid approximately 20,000 metric tons of carbon emissions over its expected 30-year operating life.
DALLAS, April 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- This Mother's Day, Molly Maid, a Neighborly company and a leading residential cleaning franchise, is giving hard-working moms the gift of a clean home. For the seventh consecutive year, the franchise is offering the chance for moms across the nation to win Molly Maid gift certificates from their loved ones. The "Maid for Moms" sweepstakes will award five winners with gift certificates that mom can use toward a home cleaning at any time throughout the year.
CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- NearU Services ("NearU"), a founder-led premier home services platform in the Southeast, today announced the acquisition of Happy Home Services ("Happy Home" or "Company"), a well-established HVAC, plumbing, and electrical services provider in Durham, North Carolina. A trusted market leader since 1955, Happy Home will further bolster NearU's customer service capabilities and extend its portfolio of services into the plumbing segment.
(StatePoint) Throughout this past year, teachers have been tasked with conducting hybrid or fully remote learning while guiding students through a global pandemic and nationwide social injustices. Amid such challenges, teachers have developed unique ways to stay resilient, while also driving…
(StatePoint) American women have been making military history for centuries. Their service to the United States stretches back to the country’s very beginning, when many cared for wounded Revolutionary War soldiers. Since then, women have blazed countless trails within the military – from th…
A renewed sense of energy and movement is afoot in both the public and private sectors to reduce carbon emissions, the primary driver of climate change. The Biden administration is set to announce an aggressive new emissions goal at the 2021 global climate summit that kicks off tomorrow. Man…
MILWAUKEE, Wis., April 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- On Tuesday, April 13th, the Baylor Bears were presented with the Ferris Mowers National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) National Championship Trophy, closing out the Ferris Mowers Coaches Poll for the 2020/2021 NCAA Men's Basketball season.
HALL COUNTY, Ga., April 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Makita U.S.A., Inc. held a ceremonial groundbreaking yesterday to launch construction of a new 600,000 sq.ft. state-of-the-art facility northeast of Atlanta in Hall County, GA. The new facility will be constructed on 80 acres of land and is part of Makita's planned future development to address continuing growth in the United States.
CLEVELAND, April 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Sherwin-Williams Company (NYSE: SHW) announced that Aaron M. Powell was elected to the Board of Directors of Sherwin-Williams at the company's Annual Meeting of Shareholders today. Mr. Powell was appointed to the Audit Committee of the Board.
CHICAGO and TORONTO, April 21, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The green industry's leading online community and mobile app launches Version 2.0 to help Pro Members build their businesses even faster, including:
(BPT) - When you open your kitchen pantry, is it streamlined and tidy or more cluttered and chaotic? The state of your home impacts your state of mind, so getting better organized in the kitchen can help you feel calmer in other parts of life.
Bubby has really bad separation anxiety, and carrying his blanket around helps him with that. He even teaches his brother to carry things in his mouth!
NEW YORK, April 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Attachments Energy Rating Council (AERC) is pleased to announce the certification of more products from member company Hunter Douglas: Sonnette® Cellular Roller Shades in four new fabrics, six Designer Screen Shades fabrics, and the addition of Duette® Honeycomb woven fabrics including the design inspired Alustra® Collection. The recognition of these latest certified products reaffirms AERC's mission to rate, label and certify the energy performance of window attachments and commit to sustainable, energy-saving products.
PITTSBURGH, April 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- "I wanted to create an improved picture frame that enables you to personalize your photo display," said an inventor, from Norfolk, Va., "so I invented the WORD FRAME. My design eliminates the need to use the same dull and drab picture frame."
VENICE, Fla., April 21, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- CabinetSelect.com recognizes the contributions and dedication of nurses to improve the health and well-being of people in our nation. Nurses serve on the front lines during the COVID-19 pandemic and deserve honor and recognition for all they do. To say "thank you" and as a show of respect for National Nurses Week, Cabinet Select is offering a 20% discount on all cabinet orders over $3500 placed May 6 – 12, 2021.
(BPT) - Make no mistake: The past several months have been challenging — both financially and emotionally — when it comes to the disruption the COVID-19 global pandemic brought to our everyday lives.
BENTON HARBOR, Mich., April 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- JennAir, the luxury kitchen appliance brand known for championing innovative design, today launched its inaugural trend report, offering an in-depth look at the luxury kitchen trends impacting home design throughout the nation. Findings, as described in more detail below, reveal that custom kitchens are on the rise, statement pieces are the new standard to bring individuality to design, and sleek, modern appliances are replacing the cookie-cutter designs of kitchens past. The results make a clear statement that today's modern luxury consumers are more passionate than ever about customizing a kitchen that is bespoke to their personalities and breaks through the monotony of basic materials and finishes.
(BPT) - Heather, of Yorba Linda, California, was diagnosed with a form of leukemia, acute myeloid leukemia (AML), in late 2017. One morning, when she woke up extremely pale and covered with bruises, she sought medical help to see what was wrong. After contacting her doctor, who ran her blood…
LOS ANGELES, April 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Aiper Smart is excited to introduce to the public the most affordable robotic pool cleaner of the Aiper Smart brand, the AIPURY600 cord-free robotic pool cleaner. The AIPURY600 was released earlier this year and was designed to provide affordability, efficacy and convenience for those who clean their pools regularly. The release of this project marks a major milestone for the company as they labor to make technology of this nature available to a wider cross-section of society.
RICHBURG, S.C., April 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety (IBHS) and UL today announced plans to expand their relationship to increase manufacturer access to testing to the IBHS Impact Resistance Test Protocol for Asphalt Shingles.
(NewsUSA) - Whether you are new to the workforce or a seasoned pro, retirement planning is the secret to long-term wealth, and it is never too early or too late to make a plan to live your best life in later years.
(StatePoint) Planning on retiring single? You aren’t alone. Nearly 22 million Americans age 65 and older were unmarried in 2019, according to the U.S. Census Bureau, representing 41.5% of those in that age category. And for women, it’s more likely to be the case. According to the Administrat…
(Family Features) By plane, boat and foot, 2 billion COVID-19 vaccines are making their way to some of the most remote corners of the globe as part of the largest and fastest vaccine operation in history.
(Family Features) Building an appreciation for history is one way to help kids understand and connect with the world around them. History not only shows how people lived long ago, but it also gives clues about how society evolved into what it is today.
(Family Features) Even before COVID-19 limited social contact with friends, family and colleagues, many adults experienced loneliness and depression due to limited contact with others. Now, a year after the pandemic forced many people into even greater levels of isolation, the issue of socia…
(Culinary.net) You can almost feel spring in the air, and with the warmer weather comes delicious, delectable foods. From casseroles to fresh fruits and wholesome vegetables, a change of season offers something to look forward to for nearly every foodie.