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Features

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Ask G: Warm halogens

"New halogen energy savers" use less energy than incandescents.
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Ask G: Decorative CFLs

A pretty green alternative for chandelier light bulbs.
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Green on a budget

There are plenty of ways to go green without going into the red.
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Real VS Fake Trees

Is a real or fake Christmas tree better for our Earth?

Blogs

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Family chooks

Erin Johnson reminisces about her family chickens in this touching story.
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New Year resolutions

Lesley Lopes tells us about the January/February issue of the magazine.
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Festive DIY gifts & decorations

Aussies waste $1bn yearly on unwanted gifts. Here are 3 ways to save.

    Reviews

    Water Stone review

    Water from a stone

    A novel way to keep your plants alive while you're away for a few days.
    Home-app-review

    Healthy Home App.

    A comprehensive list of lurking potential household dangers.

    The energy monitor

    A handheld device that can reduce the drain of mysterious energy bills.

    How To...

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    Cheaper loans for green homes

    Mortgages on green homes can be significantly cheaper.
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    How to: keep your home tidy

    A spring clean is imminent so make it less daunting with these daily tips
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    How to make reusable bowl covers

    Washable food covers that will keep food fresh time and time again.

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    Ask G

    What do we do with plastic bags so they don't fly away?

    Ask G: What to do with plastic bags

    What can we do with the plastic bags floating around our house?
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    Ask G: Air conditioners and air quality

    Do air conditioners remove impurities from the air?
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    Ask G: Greywater-safe stain removers

    What stain removers are greywater safe?