Home Improvement Expert Danny Lipford

Your Green Home

Environmentally Friendly Countertops and Flooring

Environmentally Friendly Countertops and Flooring
More and more materials for countertops and floors are available that are both beautiful and environmentally friendly including material made from synthetic stone, bamboo, cork, and recycled glass. Watch this video to find out more.
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Saving Energy with a Tubular Skylight

Saving Energy with a Tubular Skylight
Skylights are a great way to bring more natural light into your home, but they can be hard to install, result in unwanted heat buildup, and are prone to leaking. ODL Tubular Skylights solve these problems. Watch this video to find out more.
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Finding a Green Builder

Finding a Green Builder
Want to build an environmentally friendly and energy efficient house but aren’t sure how to go about finding a qualified builder or architect in your area? Read on to find out more.
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Water Filters for Your Home

Water Filters for Your Home
Concerned about what’s in your drinking water? Well, you should be! While municipal drinking water in the U.S. is among the safest in the world, almost all of the 25 largest city water systems have reported violations of federal drinking water standards. These include samples that contained significant levels of chlorine, lead, E. coli bacteria, and other contaminants.
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Green Products for Your Home

Green Products for Your Home
Green products are those manufactured from nontoxic, sustainable, or recycled materials or that save energy. Watch this video to find out about eco-friendly insulation and other green building materials.
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How to Prevent and Remove Mold in Your Home

How to Prevent and Remove Mold in Your Home
Mold is all around us and in every breath we take, but If allowed to grow unchecked inside your home, mold can result in damage to both your house and health.
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Greenbuild Show in Chicago

Greenbuild Show in Chicago
I just returned from attending the “Greenbuild Show” in Chicago where we shot some great footage on a ton of new ideas that have hit the market as well as a few new twists on some old ideas. This recent interest in green building and living is big. The effort and focus that is being placed on this trend should produce some very innovative products in the months and years ahead.
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Sustainable Flooring: Bamboo and Cork

Sustainable Flooring: Bamboo and Cork
If you’re under the impression that environmentally friendly flooring products, such as bamboo and cork, are little more than the latest fad that will soon disappear, then think again. Though very different from each other, both are high quality products that make beautiful and durable floors. In addition, bamboo and cork are easy to install and cost about the same as traditional hardwood.
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