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DIY: Go Green!

This summer you can “Go Green” with Tips, Products & Services from Giordano’s. From Solar-Powered Lighting & Fountains to Organic Vegetables, Fertilizers, Compost & Soils; there are so many ways to “Green” your outdoor living spaces!

Here are a few tips

  1. Start a Garden – our new elevated raised bed systems can be installed anywhere and your garden can be set up and planted in minutes!

  2. Compost! Or – Build a worm bin, here are some useful video links:
    Backyard Composting
    Worm Bins & Vermiculture (Red Wigglers)
    (Skip to Minute 4)

  3. Convert to Outdoor Solar Lighting – for walkways, patios and other outdoor living spaces.

  4. Build a Pond or Other Water Feature in Your Backyard (or have one installed for you)

  5. Build a Chicken Coop!
    • Chicken Coop From Pallets:

  6. Build an Apiary (Bees)

  7. Solar (Semi-Outdoor) Shower

Other ways to Go Green?:

We also have Eco Friendly Packaging & Gift Wrap:

All of our gift wrapping is free!

All of our gift wrapping is free!

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We Support Fair Trade

Fair Trade

Fair trade is an organized social movement whose stated goal is to help producers in developing countries achieve better trading conditions and to promote sustainability. Members of the movement advocate the payment of higher prices to exporters, as well as higher social and environmental standards

Our Fair Trade Partners

Click To See Their Websites:

All Across Africa creates market-driven employment opportunities to improve and empower the lives of rural and poor people across Africa. That’s our mission. Our target. Our purpose.

Bamboula Ltd. provides work and income for artisans in Ghana, Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania. The company purchases handcrafted products directly from artisans at fair prices, and uses the principles of Fair Trade in all of its transactions with the artisan
Customers can be assured that the products they purchase are very unique and are sourced in person through the local artisans. Roberto and Liz love the people they have met on their travels and are always focused on giving something back to these communities.

Just in!!

Check out our new selection of Handmade FairTrade jewelry and accessories!!