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Tips for Choosing the Best Recycled Wood for Your Floors

Wood floors have charm, style and beauty. Depending on the species of wood, the room can be fanciful or warm and charming. Using recycled wood can save thousands of dollars...
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5 Stunning Examples of Sustainable Wooden Architecture

Wood is one of architecture’s more magnanimous materials which allows architects to develop structures which are complex and yet retain the features of minimal designs and is a versatile...
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Wood Treatment – What to Protect In Your Garden

Looking at giving your garden a new lease of life can be daunting especially after a cold, wet winter when outdoor wood seems to suffer the effects of rain,...
Knu Desk

Really Cool Pieces Of Eco Office Furniture

In the eco-friendly society in which we all live in, many businesses are looking at ways to help in this regard. Installing furniture made from sustainable materials is one...
sustainably sourced timber

Reasons to Select Sustainably Sourced Timber

Whilst we all dream of that stunning garden with a well thought out design encompassing stunning planting etc, unless you consider where the timber used to construct garden items...
Disposable chopsticks

China’s Forests Threatened By Disposable Chopstick Demand

It's no surprise that the demand for disposable chopstick in China would be high, but what is surprising is the toll this demand is taking on the country's forests....
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British Sculptor Makes Art From Aged and Diseased Trees

Acclaimed British sculptor and passionate environmentalist, David Nash, has a special exhibit of his new art titled 'New Works' at the Royal Botanic Gardens, located in the outskirts of London that...
CREE wood and concrete building

CREE’s wood & concrete urban architecture arrives in U.S.

There’s an award-winning timber/concrete technology in Austria – that hopes to revolutionize the construction industry around the world. CREE is the creator of a hybrid technology that enables architects to...
Geodesic Dome

Deconstructed Geodesic Dome Built With Recycled Wood

Danish architects Kristoffer Tejlgaard and Benny Jepsen have created a deconstructed geodesic dome for this year's "People's Meeting" in Bornholm, Denmark using locally-sourced Douglas pine and recycled wood. The geodesic dome, as the name suggests, has...
Umut wooden car

China Unveils The Umut, A Wooden Electric Car

One of the world's first all-wooden cars has made its debut at the China Eurasia Expo. Dubbed the Umut, this 4 metre long, 7-seater car is composed completely of...



5 Natural Cleaning Products You Should Always Have On Hand

You can make your own natural cleaning products from common household items such as vinegar, baking soda and lemon juice. But, what are these products actually best at cleaning and why?
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Considering a Home Energy Audit? Here’s What You Need to Know

In this article, we delve into the importance of getting a home energy audit, how it can be done, and the benefits it has to offer.
baby nursery

4 Things to Consider when Planning an Eco-Friendly Nursery

These 4 design tips will help ensure your newborn is being kept safe and healthy in an eco-friendly nursery.

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The Latest Developments and Breakthroughs in Solar

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How Sustainable is Your Business? The 10 Questions You Need to Answer

The ground is shifting from mere talk to concrete action around business sustainability. So, how do you evaluate your organisation's green efforts? These ten questions provide a great starting point.

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There are several inexpensive and non-toxic methods you can use to unclog drains in your home with ingredients you probably already have in your cabinets.

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