Green Living Archive

Going green: your guide to creating an environmentally friendly home

If you want to do your bit for the planet and reduce your bills, it’s time to start thinking about creating an environmentally friendly home. This brief guide talks you through the basics and should give you some useful ideas to help you cut your carbon emissions and give your long-term finances a boost. Improve your insulation Effective insulation is a must if your home …

Advances in Solar Energies for Your Home

We pay so much attention and put a huge amount of time into planning every single interior design detail, carefully selecting fabric, furnishings and color schemes to create the perfect home. Yet unless a fuse blows or there’s an imminent problem, we rarely pay attention to the inner workings. This mistake can lead to spiralling energy bills and ultimately impact upon climate change. It makes …