House

Features

windows

Window efficiency

Windows can make a big difference to your energy use. Here's a guide.
Halogen downlight

Ask G: Room lighting

Choose the right type of lighting for your needs.
Wood building frame

Steel VS Timber

Is steel or timber best for the environment when building a house frame?
Honey

Ask G: Is honey eco?

Food writer Richard Cornish clarifies the eco-credentials of honey.

Blogs

Lauren Singer

I haven't made any trash in 2 years

One blogger's commitment to zero waste sustainable living.
aerosol-recycling

Yes, aerosol’s can be recycled!

Venting frustration at the fact Aussies only recycle 40% of aerosol cans.

Tips for your haven

Over the next month, we'll give the best advice in home, garden, & style!

    Reviews

    Six ways to add style and save power - use louvres in your home.

    Six ways to use Louvres in your home.

    Organic cotton basics with Bhumi

    High quality and completely gorgeous organic cotton products.

    Greening and weatherproofing your garage

    How to make this space more comfortable and energy-efficient year-round.

    How To...

    Table Decorations From The Garden

    Set the scene for a magical celebration at the family table with our DIY.
    herbs-for-wreath

    DIY herb wreath

    Make your home smell like fresh herbs with truly seasonal holiday decor.

    Keep warm this winter

    Save up to 70 per cent on winter heating costs before you use the heater.

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    Ask G

    Air conditioner

    Ask G: Inverter technology in air conditioners

    Fancy advertising lingo or something more?
    paint

    Ask G: What house paints are safe to use?

    We have to paint sometime, so how do we add a coat that won't harm our he
    pool

    Ask G: How do you create a natural pool?

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