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CateLawrence
12/08/2011 - 19:08
It's an interesting and thorny issue. Planet Green had a post about managing a relationship with someone with different environmental standards than you, but what if it's your housemate...
ChrisChinchilla
22/06/2011 - 09:45
Our website, which includes several hundred articles drawing thousands of people a month to read them, is one of our most popular activities. Researching, writing, editing and hosting these...
ChrisChinchilla
16/06/2011 - 11:09
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,...
brownbag
03/06/2011 - 15:06
I hate standby power and have put a lot of energy into reducing it. I started with master-slave power boards, devices which shut off standby power to slave devices when the master is not drawing...
CateLawrence
02/06/2011 - 11:39
Storage is often a challenge when you rent. You might be renting a place like ours which has no living room, bathroom or bedroom cupboards. There's often just not enough places to put things. And...
ChrisChinchilla
21/05/2011 - 17:50
These doorsnakes are handmade by us in Brunswick and are lovingly crafted out of attractive recycled materials. An easy and convenient way to draught proof your doors and rooms. These door snakes...
ChrisChinchilla
21/05/2011 - 17:28
This energy meter can measure the power consumption of any appliance plugged into a standard power outlet (or string of appliances plugged into a power board). Use it to uncover how much each of your...
BethanyJones
02/05/2011 - 16:34
Ever moved into a new neighbourhood and after 6 months realised that you haven't even meet your neighbours? Even in an apartment block where there is only a thin wall separating you from your...
CateLawrence
18/04/2011 - 13:45
I was amused to come across this article supposedly about people who live in cold houses by choice. I'm not sure how much of it was about choice or necessity for most of those interviewed...
ChrisChinchilla
14/04/2011 - 21:02
Draft proofing your house is generally a great thing to do to help in saving energy and money in your home. In one of Green Renters' first videos we show you how to undertake one of the...