Your home’s energy-efficiency rating significantly impacts household costs and your home’s saleability. Here’s just a few ways you can help to reduce your home’s environmental impact, plus save on your bills at the same time!
Switch to Solar Hot Water Only 10% of Australian homes use solar hot water systems even though hot water is the biggest source of energy use.
Install A Water Efficient Shower Head A water efficient shower head is a cost effective way to decrease the amount of water your house hold uses, saving water and the cost of heating it. Try shortening your showers to 6 minutes if you want to save even more.
Choose Energy Efficient Appliances Check the star rating on all appliances before you buy them. What may seem like a cheaper option at the time could end up costing you more in the long term.
Change Your Light Bulbs A simple switch to energy efficient lighting can lower your electricity bill. CFLs and LEDs are the most energy efficient lighting options.
Consider GreenPower When you chose a GreenPower product, the company commits to buying the equivalent amount of renewable energy in a government-accredited program.
Whether it’s a tiny en suite or shared family space, the bathroom should be robust, high-functioning and a stylish space to retreat to. We have dived into the newly renovated bathrooms on The Block. Each unique in style, these five havens will inspire your new sanctuary for a space you’ll want … Read more
Life as we know it has changed dramatically. But one thing that remains eternal, evoking joy and comfort in these truly challenging times, is the beauty of our landscape. It makes perfect sense, then, for Dulux’s Colour Forecast 2022 to be inspired by our natural surrounds, reflecting our desire to … Read more