Eco-Home Tours

There’s no time like the New Year to
make a change for the better in your life? How about a resolution to green your lifestyle as your
contribution to the goals committed to by the nations of the world at the
Copenhagen Climate Change Conference? It’s easier than you think! Visit Eco-Home™ for the first
Eco-Home Tours of 2010 on Sunday, January 10th and Sunday, January
24th from 2 P.M. to 4:30 P.M.
On
the Eco-Home tour you’ll see home energy and water conserving technology an organic
urban food garden and orchard plus many simple, common sense
tips that will help you reduce your
personal or household carbon footprint.

The Eco-Home tour is an experiential
introduction to sustainable urban living. Participants will pick up ideas for
home weatherization, water and energy conservation, solar energy and non-toxic
cleaning products that will help them make their homes greener, healthier and
more cost effective.

The tour is conducted by Eco-Home
Network, a non-profit organization dedicated to educating the public on making
lifestyle choices that protect the environment and improve quality of life.
Eco-Home is located in the Los Feliz neighborhood of Los Angeles. Call
323-662-5207 for reservation and directions. Requested donation for the tour is
$10 per person. Please make your reservations by the Friday before the tour.

For more information, visit our
website at ecohome.org.

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