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Lots of blue downlights

Ask G: Downlight power

A single downlight doesn't provide much light.
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Ask us: Certified wood

Tanya Ha talks about FSC certified, Australian-grown timbers.
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Revamp: fridge seals

How to fix – not replace – the seal of your fridge if it isn't airtight.
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Ask G: Room lighting

Choose the right type of lighting for your needs.

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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    DIY herb wreath

    Make your home smell like fresh herbs with truly seasonal holiday decor.
    fridge

    How to: reseal your fridge

    A faulty door seal wastes energy and can shorten the life of your fridge.

    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

    pool

    Ask G: How do you create a natural pool?

    Want to create a backyard wilderness? Try a natural pool.
    Lots of blue downlights

    Ask G: Why are downlights power hungry?

    A single downlight doesn't provide much light.
    Dimmers

    Ask G: Light dimmers

    Does turning the dimmer down on a light actually use less power?