In the last two decades we have seen a shift in peoples thinking towards our environment. We're becoming increasingly conscious of what impact we have on the planet, and are seeking out ways to minimise the high cost human influence has on the earth.
Your home can be an eco-friendly oasis now more then ever, due to advancements in technology, science and research into materials, sustainable processes and building practices.
If you're undergoing a renovation, now would be the time to implement some eco-friendly elements into your home. Not only will it benefit the environment, but you will also end up saving money in the long run and create a healthier home for your family.
For those on a lower budget, fear not! There are still many great ways you can incorporate eco-living into your renovation. Check our our articles in New Zealand, Australia and the United Kingdom to find out more about what you can do to your home.