Do you know that every Australian, on average, produces about 180 kg of food and garden waste a year? If that waste is sent to landfill to break down, the methane gas it produces as it rots can be as much as 16kgs of gas released into the atmosphere. Methane gas is a toxic greenhouse… Read More You really should be composting! Here’s why.
source Living a ‘greener’ life is something that everyone strives to do in the twenty-first century. Since we now understand the impact we are having on the planet, it is important to try and make a positive impact for the sake of the future. Most people start at home because home is the easiest place… Read More Fantastic, And Slightly Strange, Ways To Make Your Home Eco-Friendly!
(Image Source) Being a mum is never easy. To start, in most cases, you’re the rope that ties the house together. You’re responsible for meals and clothing; and, you have to make sure everyone is fed. Of course, dad’s can have it tough, too; if they’re in the same position. And, one of the hardest… Read More The Handymum’s Guide To DIYing A Greener Home
Link If you’re somewhat of an eco-warrior, you’re probably on the lookout for the next big energy-saving concept. That’s fantastic because it means you are truly dedicated to reducing your family’s carbon footprint. At the end of the day, we all need to look after our planet and use fewer fossil fuels to heat our… Read More Eco-Friendly Ways Anyone Can Reduce Their Bills Next Year
enerPublic Domain Image There is one major advantage of making your home eco-friendly, and you can probably guess what it is. If you make your home more friendly to the environment, in the long run, you’ll be saving money. When we talk about saving, we’re not talking about small amounts either. If you use all… Read More Our Easy Tips For Making Your Home Eco Friendly
For the last few months, I’ve been using special tanks to harvest rainwater at home. I was a little concerned about the results initially. However, my monthly outgoings have reduced considerably. I use the water for everything from feeding my plants to making hot drinks. So long as you use a filtration system and boil… Read More The Benefits Of Harvesting Rainwater
Even though the winter is around the corner, I have been thinking about redecorating the house. Recently, I am trying to take the environment more seriously. So, I have been recycling and even walking instead of driving where possible. Still, there is a lot more I can do at home. My home is not as… Read More My 5 Steps To An Eco-Friendly House