MAKING THE MOST OF THE GREAT OUTDOORS: EXERCISE OUTSIDE

Forget apples, exercise really does keep doctors at bay. Our body requires exercise now more than ever due to the sedentary lifestyle that technological and industrial development has brought upon us. Everything we do is effortless. From sending messages to moving from one position to another, we often use minimal effort compared to our forefathers […]

Businesses with eco friendly buildings around the world

We all want to do our bit for the environment, and there are many changes that both individuals and businesses can make. The recent Volkswagen scandal has put vehicle emissions firmly in the spotlight and finding more energy efficient transport solutions is certainly one way that many businesses can lessen their impact. According to the […]

The Importance of Fire Alarms – Checking Your System

In the last year alone, there were 66,659 reported accidental fires in the home in Great Britain alone, with 12,362 of those cases due to faulty appliances and leads and a further 5,102 due to careless handling of fire or hot substances. With so many cases occurring throughout the UK in one year alone, it […]

Top Tips for Contributing to Forest Preservation

It’s quite difficult to interpret just how much damage humans have done to forest worldwide as a result of deforestation and the production of wood-based materials. The figures are overwhelming, so much so that we would be forgiven for thinking that there’s little we can do as individuals.

Why your business should start a cycle scheme

The benefits of cycling are well documented. It can help you to lose weight, lower your stress levels and improve your overall fitness. It’s also good news for the environment and can save you money on travel costs. It comes as no surprise then that an increasing number of people are ditching their motors in […]

The Pros and Cons of Common Bathtub Materials

Choosing the shape, style, and size of your bathtub is important, but don’t forget to consider the advantages and disadvantages which come with each type of material. Your decision will impact everything from the ease of installation to how simple the tub is to keep clean, so make sure you take the time to think […]

Cut Your Costs, Save The Planet: What’s Not To Love?

As you can all tell from the title of our blog, we’re big advocates of a greener lifestyle. But what if you aren’t? Why should you invest your time and money in pursuit of something that you don’t believe in? We could argue with you all day on that one, but our trump card is: […]

Winter’s coming – 4 ways to heat your home in an environmentally friendly way

As the nights draw in and the days are getting cooler, there is a real sense that autumn is already here and winter is just around the corner. Thoughts switch from sunbathing and which pair of shorts to wear across to turning the heating on and digging out jumpers from the bottom of the wardrobe.

Eco-Friendly Techniques That Will Transform Your Home

From time to time, the house needs updating. Just like their owners, the interior of the home can get old and dated! Trying to renovate and upgrade a house is hard enough, but trying to do it without harming the Earth is incredibly difficult. If you are reading this blog, you probably think along the […]

Ethical recycling in your home

It’s amazing to think that only a couple of decades ago we threw away our refuse without a second thought of the environmental consequences. But thanks to the pioneering work of many environmentally-aware agencies, governments around the world have finally been implementing some recycling schemes to help us get rid of our waste in a […]

6 Ways to Improve the Energy Efficiency of Your Company

Commercial building space takes up vast swathes of the capital and has done so for many years, yet many smaller businesses and SME’s are also appearing across the entire in country in places where environmentally friendly rules are taken extremely seriously.

Buying Food Online

Online shopping is one of the advantages we 21st century folks enjoy. Going to the store, dealing with crowds, searching for items and waiting in long lines can be stressful and time consuming. However, today we have grocery delivery services that deliver you groceriers straight to your front door. In that way, you save time, […]

How To Improve Your Company’s Eco-Friendly Appearance

Living an eco-friendly lifestyle shouldn’t be restricted to your home. We spend far too many hours at work to not employ good habits in our careers. If you run a business, running an environmentally friendly operation can bring huge rewards. It makes a great impression on your staff and clients. Meanwhile, it can also help […]

My Recommended Methods for Green Cleaning

Twentyfour Students Anyone who’s house proud will always look for ways that they can keep their home cleaner. I can’t stand too much mess, even though there’s no way around some of it when you have a little boy! If, like I do, you also worry about the effect your cleaning has on the environment, […]

10 Simple Green Living Tips You Should Follow

Being green and environmentally-friendly each and every day takes a lot of effort. But that doesn’t put you off. Here are 10 simple green living tips to get you started on your way to being 100% environmentally-friendly. Grow Your Own Food Growing your own food is a great way of living in a sustainable, green […]

7 Eco-Friendly Gift Ideas

Trying to find the perfect gift for a special occasion or to simply show your appreciation to someone? Why not consider presents that are eco-friendly? With these gifts, you are showing your concern to the environment while encouraging the recipient to go green as well. If you have no idea what to pick, here are […]

Exciting Ways to Make Your Move More Eco-Friendly

There’s so much involved in moving house that it can be overwhelming. But if you can, you need to spare a thought for the environment. Take these steps to make your move as green as possible. Recycle Perhaps the easiest and most accessible form of eco-friendly moving is recycling. When you’re having a clear out […]