Forget New Year’s resolutions, in 2019 it’s all about environmental pledges. So the question is what is your environmental pledge for 2019? Why Make an… Read More »What Will Your Environmental Pledge for 2019 Be?
Do you already feel that you are well on your way to living a more sustainable lifestyle? Want to take it to the eco-warrior level? These posts are for you.
Do you believe because you live in an apartment or another small space, it’s not possible to participate in composting or gardening? Fortunately, there are ways to do both despite space limitations.Read More »A Guide to Composting and Gardening in a Small Space
Since downsizing our home we have seen many benefits including less to maintain & less housework. We no longer spend half of our weekends trying to get our house back in order after a busy week of work.Read More »Grofresh Kitchen Garden – Sustainable Lifestyle
Whenever we travel by some form of motorised vehicle, whether that be by car, bus, train or plane, there is always a carbon footprint involved.
When you use one of the free online carbon footprint calculators if you add in any form of travel your personal carbon footprint immediately shoots up. There are ways you can reduce this with things like carbon offsetting or choosing a more energy efficient mode of transport.Read More »Reduce Your Carbon Footprint: Travel By Coach
Having an energy-efficient home not only saves you money but also helps you to reduce your carbon footprint. Ideally, all our homes in the UK should be as energy-efficient as possible. However, the cost of these eco home improvements can add up which a lot of the time people just cannot afford.Read More »Why You Should Consider the ECO Scheme
Carbon offsetting isn’t a new concept but it’s not a particularly well know one. Basically, it is a way of reducing your personal carbon footprint.Read More »What Is Carbon Offsetting And Why Is It Important
It’s a common misconception that wood flooring is bad for the environment as you have to chop down trees to produce it. The reality is that it’s actually one of the most eco-friendly options you could choose.Read More »Looking for Eco-Friendly Flooring? Try Wood Flooring
Back in my uni days, I was studying for my Masters in Environmental Architecture & Energy, because of this I often get asked my opinion on the best renewable energy systems to use.
Renewable energy has come a long way over the years. Previously reserved for the wealthy or the ‘off griders’. Now getting your energy from renewable resources is becoming far more common. This is emphasised even more by the various green home incentive schemes available today. These include green grants provided by local councils.Read More »5 Best Ways to Power your Home with Renewable Energy
Here’s something all menstruating people need to know:
There’s a cheap, eco-friendly, healthier alternative to pads and tampons.
I didn’t know about this exciting fact until I was in my 30’s. All those wasted years! Hopefully, you can avoid the same mistake.
Whenever we buy anything new there will always be a GHG footprint related to that item including manufacturing, transportation and delivery. It’s almost impossible to not leave carbon footprint but there are certain things we can do to reduce ours.