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Ant Langston

Ant Langston is a content writer for the Online Home Retail Network and covers a wide variety of subjects from DIY and Barbecue Recipes, to Gardening and Environmental Issues.
tulip in spring

Top 10 Planting Tips for Springtime

With springtime right around the corner, it’s time to dust off those gardening tools and get ready to hit the nursery. 
shower head

Breaking the Low Flow Myth

When we talk about eco-friendly showers, many people have the idea that they’re expensive to install or that they’re not attractive. Not true!
Christmas gifts

Give Eco Friendly Gifts This Christmas

Christmas is a time for giving and receiving, but you only have to look at the huge amount of packaging and wrapping paper cluttering...
frosty flowers

Winter Weather & the Damage it Can Do to Plants

If you’ve ever wondered why a considerable amount of plants in your garden don’t survive the winter weather, make sure you carry on reading this article ...
watering can

Is Watering Plants With Softened Water Good Or Bad?

Whilst softening hard water will likely benefit you and your household, the same can’t be said for your garden. In fact, watering your garden, plants and soil with softened water is actually detrimental to their health.
airplanes and chemtrails

Do Airplanes Dump Chemicals when Flying?

Air travel has come a long way since the Wright brothers made the first flight in 1903. Nowadays, we think nothing of jumping on...
Drilling holes in the earth

Has Drilling Holes in the Earth Caused Worldwide Damage to the Planet?

Is Drilling Holes in the Earth the Beginning of the End? Oil and products made from oil are such a part of our everyday lives that...
British Summer

Will British Summers Get Worse Over the Next 20 Years?

How Bad will British Summers Get? The weather is always a talking point in the UK, and the wet winter of 2013/14 has broken all...
solar panels on your garage

Use Solar Panels on Your Garage to Recharge Your Electric Car

Sales of electric and hybrid cars are rising quickly in the UK, with over 1,000 new vehicles registered in the third quarter of 2013.People...
A policeman gestures as he works on a street in heavy smog in Harbin, northeast China's Heilongjiang province, on October 21, 2013. Choking clouds of pollution blanketed Harbin, which is famed for its annual ice festival, reports said, cutting visibility to 10 metres (33 feet) and underscoring the nation's environmental challenges. CHINA OUT AFP PHOTO (Photo credit should read STR/AFP/Getty Images)

What Effect will Chinese Pollution Have on the Rest of Us?

Will Chinese Pollution Ever Be Under Control? The recent bad weather we experienced over the winter has been blamed on everything from changing North Atlantic...