Window looking out to garden path

Ask G: Double-glazing

Can double-glazed windows impede other passive heating options?
trees logged

Virgin VS Recycled

Is 100 per cent recycled or sustainably sourced virgin paper best?

Eco-Me Home

Make your own eco-cleaning products with this fun little kit.

Ask G: Recycling solar

Tanya Ha tackles your eco-questions & finds out if solar can be recycled.


Lauren Singer

I haven't made any trash in 2 years

One blogger's commitment to zero waste sustainable living.

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!


    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...


    Neat tips to: Revamp your fridge seal

    How to fix – not replace – the seal of your fridge if it isn't airtight.

    5 ways to declutter

    In the current issue, we declutter. Learn five ways to clean up your home

    Keep warm this winter

    Save up to 70 per cent on winter heating costs before you use the heater.

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    Ask G

    Halogen globe

    Ask G: 'High intensity' halogen lights

    An infrared coating enables 'high intensity' halogens to use less power.

    Ask G: What house paints are safe to use?

    We have to paint sometime, so how do we add a coat that won't harm our he
    LED downlight

    Ask G: Alternatives to halogen downlights

    Halogen downlight bulbs can be replaced by a range of alternative globes.