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6 events in Vancouver that make January awesome
January 21, 2015
6 events in Vancouver that make January awesome
January isn't so bad! There's fun winter stuff, Dine Out Vancouver, even a festival for your favourite winter drink...

10 clever costumes you can make in less than 10 minutes
October 28, 2014
10 clever costumes you can make in less than 10 minutes
You need a costume. We have the answer with 10 easy and clever ideas.

7 of the coolest green homes from around the world
August 18, 2014
7 of the coolest green homes from around the world
Green homes are getting very popular. Here are 7 examples of incredible sustainable designs.

5 tips for an extra refreshing summer vacation
July 18, 2014
5 tips for an extra refreshing summer vacation
July and August are some of the best times to get away. Here are some ideas to keep you adventures green and your head even clearer.

How to be a Vancouverite
May 29, 2014
How to be a Vancouverite
It sure can be great living in Vancouver. There are endless benefits. However, explaining the city we love can be tough...

5 ways to get organized this spring
April 8, 2014
5 ways to get organized this spring
In our adult lives, spring is more realistically a good time for organization. Killing clutter makes space more usable, reduces stress and can save you money. We cruise the internet all the time to find techniques and products to make living better. Here is a motley crew of excellent options for getting your space neat and tidy.

Affordable and Convenient Leaf Removal
September 26, 2013
Affordable and Convenient Leaf Removal
The leaves are going to start falling soon! We have an easy and good value solution!

We’re doing it again!
August 14, 2013
We’re doing it again!
It was one of our most popular and successful promotions last year, so it's back! Donate your gently-used or new Sports Equipment for a Discount on our Services!

Free Recycling!
July 9, 2013
Free Recycling!
We now take your recyclable items For Free! Everyone has recylables they wish they could get rid of. It could be an awkward piece of cardboard or an old computer monitor. With a minimum of $100 of our services, we'll take recyclable item(s) for free.

See you at EPIC: Sustainable Living Festival this weekend!
July 2, 2013
See you at EPIC: Sustainable Living Festival this weekend!
We'll be at EPIC: Sustainable Living Festival this weekend and we're really excited about it. We're looking forward to the really great energy created by people who love the environment, and are working together to protect it. There are a lot of cool things going on at this Garden Party.

Help us choose our 1% Earth Day donation!
April 22, 2013
Help us choose our 1% Earth Day donation!
To celebrate Earth Day 2013 GreenGrads.ca is asking you to help choose our 1% donation!

Name our smart car for Canucks tickets
February 12, 2013
Name our smart car for Canucks tickets
Help us name our GreenGrads.ca 2013 smart coupé! You could WIN Canucks tickets. Everyone has personality at Green Grads! Even our cars!

Christmas Light Installation + Gutter Cleaning Packages as low as $129
November 16, 2012
Christmas Light Installation + Gutter Cleaning Packages as low as $129
With Christmas just around the corner, it's time to get Christmas lights up! Also, it is a great time for gutter cleaning. We have a number of affordable options, with packages starting as low as $129.

Post a green idea = Save $25
October 18, 2012
Post a green idea = Save $25
We are always on the hunt for green ideas! Post a green idea to our Facebook page and receive $25! Plus, each month we'll choose our favourite to win a $250 home cleaning package.

50% discount on monthly bin cleaning!
October 18, 2012
50% discount on monthly bin cleaning!
VIP Bin Cleaning is an affordable way to clean and deodorize your bins. Their mobile cleaning unit uses an on-board water recycling system that arrives on the day of your service, cleans your bin, dries and deordorizes. This eliminates odour, reduces pests and harmful bacteria. VIP Bin Cleaning is the leader in mobile bin cleaning, with over 2 million bins cleaned annually in 7 countries.

Getting solar power for your home is easier than you think
September 14, 2012
Getting solar power for your home is easier than you think
As a home owner, solar power might be on your mind more often as electricity prices continue to rise. In the past, comparing electricity rates to the cost of any solar powered system wasn’t as advantageous as it is today. Due to growing expertise in the field and plentiful renewable energy options, using the free energy of the sun is becoming more popular.

Summer Promotion: Donate sports gear, get a $25 discount!
July 17, 2012
Summer Promotion: Donate sports gear, get a $25 discount!
Everyone has sporting goods lying around the house. Until September 30th, donate them to Kidsport and receive a discount from Green Grads!

July 17, 2012
July Home Tip: How to go green at the beach
It's summer time! That means it is time to get to the beach or park. Callum shows you how to be a little greener in the great outdoors.

Save up to $300 on bikes from Bikes For All!
July 17, 2012
Save up to $300 on bikes from Bikes For All!
Green Grads customers can save up to $300 on select bikes at Bikes For All. They have a great selection including electric-assisted and cruiser bikes for summer!

June Home Tip: Weatherstripping your fireplace
June 12, 2012
June Home Tip: Weatherstripping your fireplace
A fireplace can be a really nice addition to a home. But in the summer you have to be careful to properly weatherstrip your fireplace to avoid the costly loss of cooled air.

$20 OFF Cleaning and Free FROGBOX
June 12, 2012
$20 OFF Cleaning and Free FROGBOX
Every month Green Grads will be giving customers 1 deal, 1 deal from a partner and 1 green home tip! Check out this June's deals.

Weekends are for playing, not cleaning.
May 5, 2012
Weekends are for playing, not cleaning.
Sometimes that weekend chores list just doesn't look as awesome as the golf course or swimming pool. We get that. Which is why we engineered the greatest exterior cleaning deal ever. (Well, we think so)

Green Zebra Guide doin it right!
April 20, 2012
Green Zebra Guide doin it right!
This Sunday, April 22 is Earth Day. A great day to step it up and move in a greener direction. Green Zebra Guide features local businesses with a sustainable flair, (you might recognize one on page 167). The guide also has a special offer for you on April 22...

Oh boy! It’s spring! Leave the cleaning to us.
April 7, 2012
Oh boy! It’s spring! Leave the cleaning to us.
Congratulations! You made it through spring. Celebrate by skipping the spring cleaning. Call Green Grads for window and gutter cleaning, pressure washing!

Switch the ‘Stat program: An easy way to dispose of old thermostats
February 8, 2012
Switch the ‘Stat program: An easy way to dispose of old thermostats
Considering an HVAC upgrade? If your old mercury thermostat is going out the door, make sure to find your nearest Switch the 'Stat drop off spot!

Where do I take my leftover paint?
January 31, 2012
Where do I take my leftover paint?
Ever wonder about the best place to take old paint, pesticides or flammable liquids? Green Grads has a suggestion for you and it's totally free!

The Importance of Good Gutter Habits
January 22, 2012
The Importance of Good Gutter Habits
The Green Grads crews have been off work over the last week, considering the snow that has been on the ground all over Vancouver, Burnaby, Richmond and the North Shore. During this time, we've had plenty of opportunity to get out and do estimates for our beloved clients. Also, our managers have been collecting photos for our customers as usual. Along the way, we've seen some pretty gnarly gutter systems that definitely fall under the Wall of Shame for gutter maintenance.

GIVE us recycling GET free gutter cleaning!
October 4, 2011
GIVE us recycling GET free gutter cleaning!
We want to reward you for recycling your household junk by giving you free gutter cleaning! This gutter season we will be accepting a variety of items in exchange for a certain amount of Green Grads Gutter Cleaning! The best in the business!

Summer Promotion Runs Until September 30!
September 9, 2011
Summer Promotion Runs Until September 30!
Here in Vancouver we got our summer a little bit late. July was rough, but amazingly we all survived. Joking aside, now that it is early September, and the heat is here, we thought we’d forget that fact that it is almost fall and extend our Summer Promotion until the end of the month!

Companies We Like: Green Coast Rubbish
September 6, 2011
Companies We Like: Green Coast Rubbish
Over the Long Weekend, it is likely that a lot of people were out and about, doing chores that have been put off all summer. For me it was hauling away that old mattress sitting in my basement. My mom was right when she used to say, “Out of sight, out of mind.” It has been out of mind for months, but over the weekend it was time for the mattress to go.

A new way to avoid the messy kitchen scraps battle!
June 16, 2011
A new way to avoid the messy kitchen scraps battle!
Green Grad's Callum Ng describes his on-going battle with his kitchen food scraps container and the joy at finding an alternative.

Green Grads “mostly” Exterior Cleaning
May 23, 2011
Green Grads “mostly” Exterior Cleaning
A lot of clients ask us if we do interior window cleaning and the answer is a resounding yes! We are pretty handy on both sides of the glass!

Don’t forget to check for moss on the roof!
April 7, 2011
Don’t forget to check for moss on the roof!
Vancouver gets long and damp winters. If you have trees near your home, you very likely have moss on the roof. No worries! Green Grads can help.

51% OFF our services this weekend only at ethicalDeal Vancouver!
March 25, 2011
51% OFF our services this weekend only at ethicalDeal Vancouver!
We can honestly say that the only thing we love more than cleaning your home is giving you a good deal on it!

25% OFF ALL SERVICES for ALL REALTORS
March 1, 2011
25% OFF ALL SERVICES for ALL REALTORS
From now until August 31, 2011 we are offering all Realtors 25% OFF to try our services: Window and Gutter Cleaning, Pressure Washing. As a Professional exterior cleaning company, we know how important it is for a Realtor to give potential buyers a great first impression of a home. And it starts with the outdoors. Clean walkways, patios and decks, spotless windows and empty gutters.

Companies We Like: Eclipse Awards
December 17, 2010
Companies We Like: Eclipse Awards
Green Grads founder Callum Ng had the chance to tour Eclipse Awards, maker of fine awards, purveyors of celebration and the leading supplier of recognition awards to the corporate market. Not only that, but Eclipse Awards also has plenty of green going on.

Yes! We do snow removal!
November 20, 2010
Yes! We do snow removal!
It is going to be the coldest, snowiest, iciest winter in Vancouver and the Lower Mainland. Call us to take care of your snow removal! We heard it's a city by-law to have your snow cleared, so we clear snow in Vancouver, Burnaby, Richmond, North Vancouver, West Vancouver and the rest of the Lower Mainland! Call 1 888 98 GRADS begin_of_the_skype_highlighting              1 888 98 GRADS      end_of_the_skype_highlighting (47237) 604 992 0863

Green Grads featured in ethicalDeal this weekend!
November 12, 2010
Green Grads featured in ethicalDeal this weekend!
EthicalDeal is similar to other social shopping services, you get a great deal everyday just for signing up. EthicalDeal is different in the sense that the site looks for the greenest and most eco-conscious businesses in Vancouver. Green Grads is really happy and proud to be a part of ethicalDeal’s first month in Vancouver. We wish the site all the best and hope that you can take advantage of Green Grad’s ethical deal! Check out our deal here: http://ethicaldeal.com/vancouver

Coffee cups and Living Walls
October 26, 2010
Coffee cups and Living Walls
A green project in the Lower Mainland recently caught my eye. Green over Grey is a Living Wall design firm, and recently, they completed what is being touted as the largest outdoor green wall in North America.

October 4, 2010
It’s Gutter Cleaning season! Here is why it is so important!

Greenest City on Earth! Let’s do this!
September 22, 2010
Greenest City on Earth! Let’s do this!
The premise is simple. Give them your best Green Ideas and the top 4 will be pitched to the mayor on October 1, at a Green Ideas panel hosted by SFU Woodwards. We at Green Grads, always full of great green ideas, from window cleaning to yard waste, wrote the following idea: Kitchen Compost Containers to store household compost easily before collection day.

Companies We Like: FROGBOX
June 14, 2010
Companies We Like: FROGBOX
This week I spoke to Mathieson McCrae from FROGBOX, reusable plastic moving boxes, asked about the business, and what makes FROGBOX so unique!

A Brand Story: Green Grads
June 3, 2010
A Brand Story: Green Grads
The Green Grads brand re-launched this year, thanks to the help of Chito Yoro at NG Farrell Marketing and some creative inspiration that had been bubbling for months. We hope you like the new GG!

May 27, 2010
It all starts with yogurt containers
That’s why we’re Green Grads. That’s why we offer eco-friendly Window Cleaning, Gutter Cleaning and Pressure Washing. Because we know that there are homeowners out there that make those greener choices, like our natural window cleaning solutions and composted gutter waste in biodegradable bags. It’s the little things that will add up to that big difference. And we’re proud to be a part of it. One tea bag, one eggshell, one client at a time.

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