Recycling

Can you throw away old toys?

Can You Throw Away Toys?

Sometimes it doesn’t matter how hard you try to limit a collection, the number of toys in your household can continue to grow. When it comes time to decluttering toys,…

How do you dispose of an old carpet?

How Do You Dispose Of An Old Carpet?

So, you’ve decided it’s time to rid your home of the worn, potentially outdated carpet. You’re ready to enjoy fresh new floors. But how do you dispose of an old…

How construction waste can be reduced

How Can Construction Waste Be Reduced?

In 2017, the waste produced by construction and demolition in Australia amounted to 20.4 million tonnes. More than 6.7 million tonnes of this waste went to landfills. The rest was…

How you can reduce renovation waste

How Can We Reduce Renovation Waste?

People often assume that renovating a property reduces waste by repurposing and revamping a pre-made structure. This is compared to building from scratch. But renovation can actually create a lot…

What is sustainable renovation?

How Do You Renovate Sustainably?

A sustainable renovation can make your home look pretty while reducing your carbon footprint. But how do you actually renovate sustainably? To renovate sustainably, deconstruction and repurposing items and buildings…

What are the consequences of buying unnecessary things?

The Consequences Of Buying Unnecessary Things

We’re all guilty of buying unnecessary things from time to time. But, we often don’t stop to think about the negative consequences of our shopping habits. Although buying stuff gives…

common recycling mistakes

Common Recycling Mistakes

Common Recycling Mistakes Recycling our household waste is one of the most effective ways we can reduce the amount of waste sent to landfill. However, despite our best intentions, one…