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In response to reading about our love of milk crates, a Green Renters reader sent us details of the Milk Crate man, a phenomenon enjoyed by many train commuters each morning in the West. You can see...
Saving stand-by power is a very important component of household energy efficiency. Products not turned off at the switch can use a significant amount of standby power and nobody likes using power...
Whoo! http://www.treehugger.com/files/2008/07/vegetarians-live-longer.php
I thought I’d get in early with a list for 2013. The problem lies with the definition of hot. So forgive the meanderings between what’s hot and what’s not. It all depends on where...
This is an issue I have been pondering quite a bit recently myself... Personally I feel that if Cyclists did pay a road tax, then we may get more respect from other road users  who frequently...
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...
A few weeks ago I was invited to the launch of 'Green Food generation', the new title from Hayden Wood who has something of a following for his long running series of alcohol related titles...
We came across several great looking products for renters at the recent Go Green Expo, more to follow, but in the meantime one of the companies exhibiting offered to extend their show special prices...
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 &...
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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...