Shockingly, the average 3-bedroom home renovation generates six tonnes of construction waste. To put that into perspective, a small car weighs one tonne, so you are basically throwing away 6 small car's worth of waste in the process of renovating your home. On top of that, recycling and re-purposing when renovating can also reduce cost, which is great for your wallet!
Up to 85% of construction waste can be reused, so why not be kinder to the environment and your wallet by considering using recycled materials for your next home renovation? If you are in New Zealand, read tips on how to reduce waste when you renovate.
If you are in Australia, read tips on how to reduce waste when you renovate.
If you are in the UK, read tips on how to reduce waste when you renovate.