Is sodium lauryl ether sulfate (SLES) as bad as sodium lauryl sulfate? Is it natural?
Electric fans are the cheapest to run and ducted systems typically the most expensive. Here's how all the options stack up.
While the change to digital between 2010 and 2013 means that analog TV signals will be switched off, this does not mean that you have to throw your analog TV away.
The terms 'tree-free' and 'wood free' on paper packaging don't make any environmental promises.
Choosing environment-friendly pest control will minimise the negative impacts on your home and the Earth, as well as the critters you are trying to get rid of.
All air conditioners have a filter that removes dust, pollen and large particles from the intake air. How much of the air-borne irritants it removes depends on the type of filter.
There are two keys to green living - good habits and good technology. For example, a water-saving showerhead is a good technology, while having shorter showers is a good habit. Both benefit the environment.
What's with all the acronyms and jargon? What on earth are LEDs, CFLs, IRCs, low-voltage and low-energy downlights?
Paper is one material with a tendency towards 'downcycling' - the recycling of a material into another of lesser quality.