Water is Power
by Robert Fortunato on April 29th, 2010 No Comments »

Systems for Reclaiming Water
Approximately 19% of California’s electricity is consumed in getting water to Southern California.
Being mindful of water usage and the energy it takes to bring water to our homes just makes good sense. Especially when we have had only 15% of the average rainfall and the
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Drought Tolerant Succulents
by Robert Fortunato on April 27th, 2010 No Comments »

Green Idea House is finding new homes for its drought tolerant succulents. We have given away minivans full to friends and neighbors to keep them out of the landfill.

Surfrider Event
by Robert Fortunato on November 15th, 2009 No Comments »

The Fortunato family assisted in the installation of a water infiltration device in Culver City. This system prevents polluted storm water from going to the ocean. This demonstration was sponsored by the Surfrider Foundation and G3. We loved it!!

Ocean Friendly Workshop
by Robert Fortunato on November 14th, 2009 No Comments »

Today Monica attended an Ocean Friendly Garden Workshop. Our oceans are heavily polluted by urban run off. That’s right! Water washing off our homes and yards picks up pollutants that quickly end up in the ocean. The Green Idea House will be employing many systems to prevent storm run off.
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