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ChrisChinchilla
14/04/2011 - 21:28
Insulating hot water pipes is one of the simplest things a renter can do to make your home more energy efficient, especially in winter, where you could potentially reduce your boiler by 2 degrees...
ChrisChinchilla
23/02/2011 - 06:46
The Every Drop Shower Saver is a paddle-like device easily inserted at the base of your existing shower arm. Instead of leaning away from the shower when soaping, shampooing or shaving and watching...
CateLawrence
06/01/2011 - 23:41
We visited Healsville Sanctuary near the end of last year (you can see some pics on our facebook page). I love visiting there to see the restorative and rehabilitative work that is done with the...
Carrie
13/12/2010 - 23:19
Why upcycle? Upcycling simply reduces the consumption of new raw materials when creating new products. Reducing the use of new raw materials can result in a reduction of energy usage, air pollution,...
ChrisChinchilla
01/12/2010 - 23:27
This small water saving device was easy to install with only needing a shifter to tighten. No need for the added expense of a plumber.  So if you are relocating very easy to install &...
ChrisChinchilla
11/11/2010 - 00:12
So, you've convinced your landlord to do some maintenance and repaint the place? Or maybe the landlord has offered to repaint the property before you move in? Congratulations! But will the smelly...
ChrisChinchilla
20/06/2010 - 01:35
If you're a City of Melbourne or City of Yarra resident and would like some help bringing your home up to environmental standards, potentially getting lightglobes and showerheads replaced,...
ChrisChinchilla
26/05/2010 - 04:11
Firstly two from the infamous Mike Lieberman, who wrote a post for us last year on how he is using left over coffee grounds to stop some of his potted plants going yellow, a problem that several of...

Energy Reduction is possible, even in big houses with lots of people!

CateLawrence
20/05/2010 - 01:14
Energy to burn JOANNE BROOKFIELD May 16, 2010 The Age Newspaper TODAY'S teenager is wired up. TVs, DVDs, Xboxes and PlayStations, Wiis and mobile phones, iPods and Kindles, laptops, printers,...
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The Shower Saver

ChrisChinchilla
21/04/2010 - 00:19
I recently installed a Shower Saver (www.showersaver.com.au) after the good people at Green Renters asked me to undertake some independent testing. Being male, I initially refused to read the...
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