It’s National Remodeling Month

Green RemodelingMay is National Home Remodeling Month. Maybe I should have waited to remodel until May- no way, May is already way too busy for me.

I do have a couple of projects on my to-do list but they’re going to have to wait like repainting and decorating my living room and bedroom. But now that’s it’s finally warming up, my remodeling ideas are looking to outside living spaces such as creating outdoor living spaces. I would love a patio with a fire pit. I can dream, right?

What’s on your to-do list? Do you have anything planned for Remodeling month? Will it be a green remodel? If you’re looking for tips for green remodeling here are a couple websites full of advice and resources:

If none of the sites have what you need, you can find eco remodeling books online or at your local library. Here are three good choices for researching green home improvements:

Written by Wenona Napolitano

Wenona is married with three crazy kids that range in age from 4 to 18. She is a freelance writer, poet and the author of The Everything Green Wedding Book.

She enjoys reading, writing, crafting and gardening. She tries to do all of these as "greenly" as possible.

Her writing has appeared in several local and regional publications, Pack O Fun, Today's Creative Home Arts, and Indiana Living Green magazines as well as numerous online sites including,,, eHow, Associated Content, Suite101 and

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