10 ways to reduce your carbon footprint and save on energy bills

It’s a cliche but it’s also true that it’s not always easy being green. However, if you get into a routine, so that it becomes your new normal, there are some very simple things that you can do to reduce your carbon footprint and save on bills. I was recently forwarded this infographic which summarises 10Continue reading “10 ways to reduce your carbon footprint and save on energy bills”

Simple and Effective Home Tips to Conserve Water for the World – Guest post by David Webster

According to the BBC, “Average water consumption in the UK is 150 litres a day per person, and in the South East 130 litres a day.” And because of the increasing drought in the UK, customers were urged to cut down their consumption to 100 litres. Let’s face it: climate change is a thing andContinue reading “Simple and Effective Home Tips to Conserve Water for the World – Guest post by David Webster”

What are Your Gardening Options When You Decide to Go Green? – Guest post by Emma Joyce

Creating an eco-friendly backyard is not as hard as you might think. However there are several things that you need to take into account and plan for. Before starting any detailed work it is important to check if you have the right quality of soil and that none of the dangerous chemicals are present inContinue reading “What are Your Gardening Options When You Decide to Go Green? – Guest post by Emma Joyce”

Is a Mattress Recyclable? – Guest post by James Murray

Making an effort to recycle is a way of taking responsibility – not only for our own actions and effects on our local environment (no fly-tipping here, thank you) but also for our global environment (no greenhouse gases for future generations, thank you too)! The upshot is we all know we should be making anContinue reading “Is a Mattress Recyclable? – Guest post by James Murray”

Why you should switch to LED light bulbs – Guest post by Jackie Edwards

For those who both care for the environment and like their house to be bright and light-filled, the question isn’t ‘should I switch to LED light bulbs?’, but rather, ‘how soon can I make the change?’ Perhaps you have just moved to a new house or you are thinking of ways to lower your carbonContinue reading “Why you should switch to LED light bulbs – Guest post by Jackie Edwards”