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I was interested to read Green Planets 5 supercheap green items everyone should own. The list of products are: 1. Thermos/Mug/Water Bottle 2. Tote bag 3. Clothesline 4. Smart Strip surge protectors 5...
Find some crates, somewhere... Then simply stack them, with the large hole to left of the right so that no items fall through. If your items are too small and fall through the gaps in the crates then...
Green Pages had a nice little article about decorating your house to make it more environmentally friendly, not all were 'renter friendly', so I thought I'd select a few key points:...
I've had this bookmarked for some time, maybe we even posted something about it before, but as we question how we live in cities (especially Melbourne with its sprawling suburbs of large houses...
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...
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I was intrigued to hear about a book where the author (artist and writer Kate Bingham Burt) undertakes to document through drawing her daily purchases over a three year period. Obsessive Compulsion...
The Green Pages recently published a great list of ‘eco home’ tips, a lot of them were aimed at those building their on homes, so irrelevant to renters, but here are a few higlights...
Here's a rather controversial idea for recycling Paint chip cards. Most renters can't paint their homes (surely we're not the only one with magnolia coloured walls in the living room?)...
The festive season is well and truly upon us and seeing as we've had a good and fruitful year, we're in high spirits and are pulling out all the stops to provide a few guiding hands to help...
I must confess, I've been known to wrap christmas presents in newspaper, reused fabric or a plain old plastic bag. Despite being a crafty person, it's just not really my forte, especially...