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Christina B. Farnsworth

An award-winning journalist with more than 20 years experience covering the shelter industry, Christina resides in Tucson and is long-established active member of the National Association of Real Estate Editors.

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California Faucets Dance

Posted by Christina B. Farnsworth

Feb 23, 2015 6:11:00 PM

It's an old cliche but true, a picture, or in this case a video, is worth a thousand words. You may laugh out loud as you watch California Faucets tub fillers dance.


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New Colors Add Appeal to Crossville's Empire Tile

Posted by Christina B. Farnsworth

Jan 30, 2015 10:41:00 AM

Crossville’s Empire porcelain tile still features recycled content and still looks like marbleized stone, but now there are new sizes and colors.

According to Lindsey Waldrep, Crossville marketing VP, “The range of colors invites designers to create ombre effects on floors or walls—going from light to dark in gradient shades within an installation.”

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FLIR Thermal Imaging Camera Is Pocket Energy Monitor

Posted by Christina B. Farnsworth

Jan 8, 2015 10:04:00 AM

It used to be that it required expensive special cameras to monitor wasted home energy. No more.

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Solar Sunflower Concentrates Power and Desalinates Water

Posted by Christina B. Farnsworth

Dec 26, 2014 1:53:00 PM

Swiss company, Airlight Energy is producing a solar sunflower that tracks the sun like a sunflower does and concentrates the sun’s radiation by 2,000 times (and converts 80 percent of that power to useful

energy) in a unit that produces 12kW of solar electric power and 20kW of thermal power from 10 hours of sunlight.
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Can Black Friday Be Green?

Posted by Christina B. Farnsworth

Dec 16, 2014 3:26:08 PM

We are done with Black Friday and Cyber Monday but not the most consuming season of the year. It may be a little late for Black Friday, but are there ways to make this consumer season green? I say yes. And so does Green America.

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