Posts Tagged ‘sustainable’

How To Create a More Sustainable Home With Barry DuBois

Barry Du Bois is an Interior Designer and Master Builder with over 30 years’ experience in the industry. As one of Australia’s best-loved TV personalities, Barry has the knack of sharing his professional knowledge of design, architecture, renovations, and of ‘DIY’, to the everyday person. I have personally experienced this through working with him at…

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Michael Hayes, Old Style Joinery, Beautiful Furniture

I first met furniture maker Michael Hayes on social media quite a few years ago and our lives have woven around each other ever since. We discovered we have the same birthday and as twin lovers of upcycled and handmade furniture, we have developed a friendship that resulted in running a fabulous event together with Barry DuBois…

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Industrial Architecture and an Upcycled Railway Chair!

  There is nothing like seeing a remarkable upcycle, something completely unexpected. It shows how resourceful we can be and opens your mind to possibilities – that is why we all love upcycling so much don’t you agree! Sam Payne contacted me a while back to share an extremely cool upcycle of an old steel casting…

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How to be More Sustainable in your Workplace

Do you consider sustainable practices in your workplace? Liddy Dolman, our resident sustainable living expert, has some great tips about how to be more sustainable at work. When speaking to people about sustainability I find there are many who are living rewarding, sustainable lives privately, but are reluctant to introduce their sustainable practices into their…

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How to Create a More Mindful & Sustainable Home

Do you want to create a more mindful and sustainable home? Here are some tips on how to create a home you love while treading more lightly on the planet. With the invention of social media, we have more and more ways to find and see beautiful images and information all the time, which can be…

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House Tour, A Recycled Home on the Gold Coast

A house tour of a vintage recycled home on the Gold Coast, Australia

Do you love a peek inside people’s homes? It is one of our most popular types of posts! And it is such a great way to get inspiration for your more sustainable home. Jenny and Brad Marsden live at Miami, on the Gold Coast in their weatherboard Beach House. Weatherboard homes have to be about my…

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3 Tips to Create a More Sustainable Home

Hi Recyclers! I am running an “almost daily” Facebook Live Video with tips, chats, ideas, musings and inspiration for your happy healthy home. I will also be posting them to the blog. Today I am talking about 3 tips to creating a more sustainable home – and how to join our free 21 Days to a…

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8 Steps To More Sustainable Home Decorating

how to be more sustainable in your decorating

Decorating your home with a sustainable, eco friendly approach, while filling it with your personal style, beauty and quality, means embracing those who live in it and improving your happiness, health and wellbeing. The word sustainable is used a lot nowadays, but there is no one style when it comes to sustainable home decorating.  Some people…

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