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How to Test And Improve Your Home's Eco-Efficiency

Households everywhere are making changes to reduce their carbon footprint and conserve energy. While there are many reasons to start living more sustainably, saving money is one which cannot be overlooked.  When you make changes to your home with energy efficiency in mind, you not only reduce ...

Wind Power Energizing Sustainable Living

One of the things that continues to be of vital interest to most people and many governments worldwide is the issue of sustainable energy. Clearly, wind power is one of the best forms of sustainable energy which, if well harnessed, can be of tremendous value to homes, farms and commercial centers.F ...

Simple Tips To Make Your Home More Energy Efficient

How energy-efficient is your home?  Make it more so with these easy and inexpensive ways to green-up your home.  There’s a little work involved but the savings you’ll see on energy and fuel bills will make it worth the effort. The planet will thank you too!Change to Compact Fl ...

Earthships: Sustainable Off-Grid Living

If someone told you that people live in luxury homes made out of rubbish you may not believe them, but it is true in the case of Earthships.  A style of eco-home that has been gathering quite a lot of media attention lately, an Earthship is a self-sufficient building designed and originally bu ...

Leftover Cooking Oil Producing Electricity?

Imagine if you could take your regular cooking oil and do something extraordinary with it. No, we don’t mean make delicious fried chips. We’re talking about producing electricity from a natural source. Now imagine going one step further and taking used cooking oil that usually goes ...

6 Creative Ideas on Food Waste

People often waste a lot of food, but there are ways to prevent this from happening. Best of all, you can use these tips when food is already starting to go off without having to throw it in the bin.1. Make BreadcrumbsIt's not always easy to eat entire loaves of bread. When your bread slices ar ...

An Inspirational Journey in Sustainable Living

With an increase in pollution and alarming depletion of earth’s natural resources, the term “sustainable living” has gained an unprecedented importance.Sustainable living is a completely new lifestyle, which aims to reduce our dependence on earth’s resources and the conseque ...

How Insects Clean Up the City

When you see an insect in your home, it might be a reflex behaviour for you to step on it or spray bug repellent all over it. But did you know that these little critters could actually be playing an important role in cleaning up your city streets?Scientists recently researched how insects affect th ...