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Saving money

When investing in green goodies, be sure to get your money's worth.
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Window efficiency

Windows can make a big difference to your energy use. Here's a guide.
Solar hot water

How to: solar heat

The power of the sun can heat your home's water (climate) guilt-free
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Save kitchen power

Be a good eco-chef with these energy saving tips for the kitchen.

Blogs

Pile of shame

Plastic-free's a wrap

Tips to help the Plastic Free July challenge create long-lasting change.

How I cured my dog's allergies

Four tips from a vet that cured his own dog Macy’s allergies.
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No plastic a challenge

Plastic Free July hasn't been easy, but it has created habitual changes.

    Reviews

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    Teddy bears' picnic

    Cute felt figurines that help highlight unsustainable palm oil.
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    No compromises

    An inspiring memoir and insight into the mind of an eco-entrepreneur.
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    Build fast – and green

    The Quickshack showcases all the eco and price benefits of modular homes.

    How To...

    windows

    How to get the most out of windows

    Windows can make a big difference to your energy use. Here's a guide.
    Plastic bottle planters

    Make your own: plastic bottle planters

    Don’t throw bottles in the recycling, turn them into these cute planters.
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    Propagating 101

    With a little patience, you can fill your entire garden with free plants!

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    Ask G

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    Ask us: Solar health & safety

    Tanya Ha answers your questions on the safety of solar power.
    No junk mail

    Ask G: How do we stop junk mail when you have the "No Junk Mail" sign?

    Just how do we avoid the endles junk mail that crowds our mailboxes?
    pool

    Ask G: How do you create a natural pool?

    Want to create a backyard wilderness? Try a natural pool.