Posts Tagged ‘green home’

Sustainable Flooring Tips

In today’s hi-tech world, many of us are keen to bring nature back into our home, with authentic, natural and sustainable materials, rather than synthetic, quick-fix solutions to our décor needs. A wooden floor will look wonderful for years to come and brings warmth and organic beauty into our homes.

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How To Be Green When Buying New Furniture

It’s sometimes difficult to marry up ideal of being a green citizen with owning a beautifully furnished home. There’s a guilt attached to buying new furniture when you have perfectly functional furniture already and you’re really only changing things for their look

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Feeling Flush In An Energy-Efficient Bathroom

When splashing out on a new bathroom, make the most of the opportunity to cut your water and heating bills by installing new energy-efficient models to replace your old fittings. At the same time, make sure your existing heating system is running efficiently. To save on heating costs, and prevent the radiators in your bathroom […]

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Reduce your home’s CO2 emissions

There are many ways in which you can reduce the carbon dioxide emissions created by your home. Although it’s almost impossible to make your home carbon neutral, you can definitely reduce its energy consumption by making a few small adjustments to the way you live in it. Take for example, the tumble dryer. This is […]

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Being a green homemaker

Redecorating your home and maintaining a green ethos can sometimes be a difficult thing to achieve. However, with so many more eco-friendly products available today, it is possible though it will cost you more. Many household paints contain volatile organic compounds (VOCs) – these are the ones you want to avoid. Normal household paints can […]

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Recycle when you redecorate

It’s hard to be green when you want to revamp your home with new decoration and furniture. But it can be done – it may just require a bit more effort and research.

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