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Features

Wood building frame

Steel VS Timber

Is steel or timber best for the environment when building a house frame?
Chair frames, fabric and tools

Old chair eco-makeover

Add pizazz to old, worn furniture with an eco-friendly makeover.

Earthships

100% off the grid with a near-zero carbon footprint.
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Ask G: White roofs

Should we paint our roofs white on top?

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...

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    How To: Keep Your Home Warm

    We’ll show you the green, greener & greenest ways to stay warm at home.

    How to be Water Wise at Home

    Here are simple, cost-effective tips for saving water around your home.
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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

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    Ask G: What's a good replacement for cling wrap?

    What are some eco-alternatives to plastic lunch wraps?
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    Ask G: Do plastic bags contaminate recycling?

    Tanya Ha finds out what happens to plastic bags in recycling facilities.
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    Ask us: Anti-bacterial products

    Tanya Ha gives some topical advice given that it’s peak cold & flu season