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Sustainable House Day's COVID-19 update

As we all know, the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis is evolving daily. Renew, the organisation responsible for..

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Comfortable at The Cape

Research by Renew and RMIT looked at the performance of highly efficient homes built in the eco-village at Cape..

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Using star ratings to push your home’s energy performance

Were you inspired by Sustainable House Day and keen to get stuck into building or renovating your own sustainable..

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What is NatHERS?

What is NatHERS? Have you ever wondered why some houses are warm in winter when the heater isn’t on? Or how the same..

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How NatHERS can work for you

The Nationwide House Energy Rating Scheme (NatHERS) is a star rating system (out of ten) that rates the energy..

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Planning ahead: Three steps to all-electric

Thinking about going all-electric, but unsure what’s involved? Here we present an overview of the steps to going..

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How to Avoid Common Sustainable Design Mistakes - part 4

Let's wrap up the series with Sven Maxa from Maxa Design who advises us on hidden costs of using recycled and reclaimed..

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How to avoid common sustainable design mistakes - part 3

Making mistakes in a building project can cost time and money, and leave you well short of the energy-efficient home..

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How to avoid common sustainable design mistakes - part 2

Making mistakes in a building project can cost time and money, and leave you well short of the energy-efficient home..

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Maintaining your kitchen and bathroom

You don’t need to resort to toxic products to maintain the surfaces in your home. Find out more from green..

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