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  • Energy Efficient Home Design & Top Tricks

Upgrading to an Energy Efficient Home

January 8th, 2021|

The concept of energy efficiency has been around for quite a few decades now, but it has only recently caught momentum. With global warming and depletion of our natural resources, we have become acutely aware [...]

  • What To Look For in a Kitchen Paint?

What To Look For in a Kitchen Paint?

January 8th, 2021|

When it comes to kitchen paint, a lot of brands fail to create one that is eco-friendly, safe and performs well. The focus is more on creating ideal paint for bedrooms, bathrooms, dining rooms, living [...]

  • Sugar Soap - Do I need sugar soap

What is sugar soap and do I need to use it?

January 8th, 2021|

Introduction to sugar soap. As the name suggests, sugar soap is used to ‘’clean’’ walls for the purpose of decorating them. Don’t get fooled by the name ‘’Sugar soap’’ as there is no sugar in [...]

  • Vegan Paint, Natural Vegan Wall Paint for your home

Vegan and Cruelty Free Paint – Is it worth it?

January 8th, 2021|

The Truth about Vegan Paint If you’ve ever browsed for paint and paint products, you would know that the stores are filled with a range of brands offering a huge variety of paint products. There [...]

  • Eco Friendly Jargon

Confused about the Eco-Friendly Terminology and Jargon?

August 14th, 2020|

Over time, the world has become increasingly more conscious of a need to protect and preserve the environment. People are more environment-conscious now than they have ever been before. With this awareness, several new [...]

  • What is spray foam insulation for the home and is it worth it

What is spray foam insulation for the home and is it worth it?

July 16th, 2020|

The importance of home insulation cannot be understated. Having your home insulated is a great way to increase the energy efficiency of the household, decrease the electricity bill, and basically create a comfortable living [...]

  • Indoor Air Quality

What is Indoor Air Quality? Why it matters.

July 6th, 2020|

In our fast-paced lifestyles, we have become used to working long hours behind four walls – whether our work is in a corporate sector, the food industry, the public health domain, or practically anywhere. [...]

  • Limewash and whitewash on exterior walls

What is Limewash and where can I use it?

July 3rd, 2020|

Our guide to understanding what lime wash is, the history and traditional uses, as well as what is available and how to use. If you are looking for something particular, please use the jump [...]

  • Move House the Green Way

Move House the Green Way

March 30th, 2020|

Moving house is often described as one of the most stressful experiences a human can endure, but what about the impact on the planet? All those miles of tape and acres of cardboard and bubble [...]

​Zero Waste Tips For Everyone – How do you compare?

September 7th, 2016|

The zero-waste movement is picking up momentum, with more and more households aiming at eliminating their rubbish output entirely. Zero Waste Home and The Zero Garbage Challenge are among many global efforts to achieve a [...]

What’s Driving the Sustainable Interior Design Movement?

August 3rd, 2016|

Sustainable interior design has come a long way. From being exclusively the preserve of the counter-culture it has become part of the mainstream, with sustainable practices benefiting from an extra dash of zeitgeist-grabbing cool.But despite [...]