Designing Spaces: Think Green Saving Money and Helping the Environment

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Designing Spaces: Think Green visits Vivint Solar Headquarters in Utah to learn how installing solar panels can save between 10% – 40% on power bills. Get a solar tutorial and learn how easy it is to install solar panels onto your home. Also, HPS Schönox starts from the ground up and shows how to refresh and convert your home with new long-lasting floors. Their products are environmentally friendly and safe for working and living. Then, it’s off to college as Trinity International, an eco-friendly company, gives tips and advice for organizing storage space in a college dorm room. Finally, learn

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 Designing Spaces® Talks Going Green by Tackling Tough SubFloors, Installing Solar Panels

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact BrandStar (844) 200-2525     Vivint Solar, Inc. Schönox HPS/High Performance Subfloors, Inc. featured on December 4th Show on Lifetime®   (POMPANO BEACH, Fla. – PR LOG – December 2, 2015)  Designing Spaces®, the award-winning home improvement show, will feature a special “Think Green” segment featuring some of the hottest names in solar panels and subfloor solutions on Friday, December 4, 2015 at 7:00 a.m. (ET/PT) on Lifetime®. Tune in to hear trusted information that will help homeowners make every space count.   These featured segments will take center stage on Designing Spaces:   See How

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Think Green with Vivint Solar – Designing Spaces

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Andy and Millie are back with Vivint Solar, and this time they’re at Vivint Solar Headquarters in Utah to show how Vivint Solar is changing the entire process of the way people get solar on their homes. On the tour around the facility, Millie meets with the managers to discuss exciting innovations with the company, and then with designers to learn how solar modules are installed and the process that goes into customizing individual designs for each customer. She also  meets with the CEO of the company to find out more about how Vivint Solar is helping people save 10%

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Designing Spaces® Goes Green Up On the Roof with Solar Power,On Land & Sea with Biodegradable Plastic Alternative to Plastic

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact Pam Steele-Unger O2 Media Pamela@o2mediainc.com (954) 691-1102 Vivint Solar, Inc., EcoZenith USA will be featured on August 20 and September 3 Show on Lifetime® (POMPANO BEACH, Fla. – PR LOG – August 19, 2015)  Designing Spaces®, the award-winning home improvement show, will go up on the roof to feature solar power for the home, and bring viewers the latest on a biodegradable alternative to plastic as part of its “Think Green” programming. Tune in Thursday, August 20, 2015 at 7:00 a.m. (ET/PT) on Lifetime® for lively conversation and trusted information that will help homeowners make

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Designing Spaces: Think Green

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On today’s episode, we learn about the importance of thinking green in terms of energy consumption, an alternative to conventional plastics, and saving money through energy-efficient and environmentally friendly options. Vivntsolar shows the installation process for rooftop solar panels and the decreased cost in utilities through the use of green solar energy. Steven Kim, from EcoZenith, talks about a non-toxic biodegradable alternative to conventional plastics called PBC (Poly Bio Ceramic). This high performance polymer will help reduce ocean pollution and toxic emissions of Dioxins caused by conventional plastics throughout the planet. Representatives from Goodman Manufacturing show methods for thinking green

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Eco Zenith Provides an Alternative to Plastic

Eco Zenith Provides an Alternative to Plastic

Debi Marie speaks to Steven Kim, the Vice President and CFO of EcoZenith USA, about a new alternative to conventional plastic. Steven begins by explaining the current environmental issues surrounding conventional plastic such as ocean pollution, the emissions of Dioxins during manufacturing and incineration, and plastic’s 1,000 year decomposition rate. However, EcoZenith USA has created an alternative to plastic called PBC (Poly Bio Ceramic). PBC is a high performance polymer made from Calcium Carbonate, a mineral that makes up 4% of the Earth’s crust. The abundance of this raw material makes PBC strong competition for conventional plastic because PBC is

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Going Green with Solar Power in Your Home

Going Green with Solar Power in Your Home

Blake and Millie talk about the benefits of solar power home installation. They go up on the roof to show how solar modules are installed, and they speak with an electrician to find out how solar panel installation leads to saving money. The direct current from the sun comes down into the solar panels and is then transferred from the roof into the inverter. The inverter converts the direct current into alternating current, and the alternating current feeds the house panel. This allows the homeowner to use less utilities and save more money. Visit vivintsolar.com to learn more about installing

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Green Living Inside and Out

Green Living Inside and Out

Living an eco-friendly green lifestyle does not translate to giving up some of the nicer things in life. In fact, greener lifestyles often lead to richer lifestyles in several different ways. And, you will always know you are contributing to reducing our carbon footprint. Our “green” topics today start with a look at new HVAC systems that are energy efficient, reliable, and provide homeowners value by reducing electric consumption. Then, we take it out to the back yard to see how mosquitoes can be kept at bay using a unique treatment that is safe for pets and humans. Finally, we

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Discover the Efficiency of Amana

Discover the Efficiency of Amana

What do you do when that old AC unit starts causing problems or stops working? The good news is that there are affordable, energy-efficient, and environmentally-friendly options on the market today. Joining Debi Marie is Jim Fisher from Goodman Manufacturing, and Cameron Carrow, Owner of PMS Mechanical, to show us “Think Green” trends in terms of heating and cooling. Jim and Cameron cover the latest trends in new HVAC technology, including how energy efficient systems are lowering utility bills. Newer units are quieter, more cost effective (lower electric bills) and environmentally friendly. Also, issues of reliability and value are discussed

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Taking Back the Backyard

Taking Back the Backyard

With summer comes the enjoyment of the great outdoors, even if it is only the backyard. Ah yes, the patio lifestyle, kicking back, sipping a cool drink, eating meals hot off the grill. And then…the unwanted guests….MOSQUITOES! Michael and Carmen are homeowners plagued by mosquitoes in their back yard. An understanding of mosquitoes, and how they reproduce, thanks to Stanton E. Cope Ph.D, Terminix Director of Entomology & Regulatory Services, reveals the first steps to be taken to begin eliminating the pests. Richard Russell, Terminix Service Technician demonstrates the actual service offered by Terminix to eliminate mosquito problems. At the

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