Renovations

Building and renovation exhibition

renovation expo

12 - 14 July, 2013
Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre will be hosting the 'Build and Renovating Expo' over one weekend in July. The show will feature a variety of exhibitors specialising in innovative building materials and products, including experts in sustainability and healthy living interiors. If you're looking to build, renovate, or simply learn more about the industry then this event is for you.

Where: Melbourne Exhibition Centre, Southbank, Vic.
When: From 10am, Friday 12 - Sunday 14 July, 2013.
Cost: Adult - online purchase: $16. Adult (at door): $20. Concession $15. Children under 14: Free!
For more information, or to book online, click here.

Sydney Home Show Sustainable Living Stage

Homeshow

Thursday May 16 to Sunday May 19, 2013
The Sydney Home Show, Australia's leading building and renovation expo, will feature a Sustainable Living Stage dedicated to green building, design and renovation. The stage will showcase Sustainable Living experts, the latest green trends, water conservation, green gardens and much more. Home owners can also seek expert advice while discussing the problems they may be having in the process of 'going green'.

Where:Darling Harbour Exhibition Centre, Sydney, NSW.
When: May 16 - May 19, 2013.
Cost: From $16.00.
Click here for more information.

Hearts-of-the-home

Hearts of the home

Tuesday, 26 June 2012

A well-planned renovation on your kitchen or bathroom – the most used rooms at home – can be a great opportunity to save water and power in the long run.

reno-recycling-story

The 'r's of renovation

Tuesday, 24 April 2012

We’ve become quite the champs at home recycling, but when it comes to recycling and reusing your actual home and other materials, where to start?

zero-carbon-house

Houses built of zero carbon

Friday, 17 February 2012

Australia will have to upgrade its building standards to allow more zero carbon houses to be built. Zero carbon houses produce big costs savings in energy and people are prepared to pay for that.

passive-design

Knowing passive design

Tuesday, 14 February 2012

Maximise the energy efficiency of your house all year round by using the basic principles of passive design.

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