Reducing Noise Pollution

Most gas-powered mowers run at 90-100 dB (decibels). Hearing Loss begins to occur around 110dB with hearing damage with prolonged exposure at only 90 dB. How Decibels Work The noise level doubles for every 6dB increase. Battery-powered mowers operate close to 80db....
Carbon Report May 2019

Carbon Report May 2019

This month we increased our participation in Xcel Energy’s WindSource Program again from 1,000 kWh to full usage. Which means that all of the power in our building is now powered by the wind. This allowed us to save 1,340 Ibs of CO2 emissions, up from 670 Ibs...
Carbon Report April 2019

Carbon Report April 2019

This month we increased our participation in Xcel Energy’s WindSource Program to 500 kWh from 100 kWh. This allowed us to save 670 Ibs of CO2 emissions, up from 134 Ibs saved in March. You’ll see that our office operations used 49.8 kWh of electricity....

Is Dog Poop Bad For Your Yard?

Man’s Best Friend Has a Dirty Little Secret. Dog Poop.   While we love our pets it’s important to understand the effect they have on our yards if we want those lush green summertime lawns. A few simple steps can help us dog owners, love our pets and...
Carbon Report March 2019

Carbon Report March 2019

In total, we produced 903.33 Ibs of CO2. You’ll see that our biggest source of carbon emissions was gasoline for the vehicles and equipment producing¬†720 Ibs of CO2 emissions. Our Office operations¬†produced 183.33 Ibs of CO2. We mainly offset that amount by...