Waste and recycling

How to Recycle Your Electricals – any why you should

recycle your electricals to preserve the planet

  During lockdown HWRCs were shut, charity shops closed their doors and some kerbside collections were disrupted. Yet because many people were at home, they used this time to get on with those ‘one day’ projects such as decluttering. I don’t know about you, but when I root around in the kitchen ‘junk drawer’ (you…

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How To Be More Eco-Friendly At Home

how to be more eco friendly at home

  If you want to contribute to making the world and environment a better place, then you can do so right from your home. It can take some time to change and alter your habits, so start small and do more as you get more comfortable with your new lifestyle and ways.  Here are some…

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Are you stashing valuable resources in your cupboards?

mobile phone recycling image

Our daughter is heading off to university soon, and it’s potentially an expensive time with kitting her out. We’ve been scouring our home to find things to send her with, but her laptop and mobile phone are causing problems. Both gadgets are years old, and are seriously on their last legs. Her phone screen is…

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Budget Ways To Revamp Your Garden

revamp garden on a budget

We all know that we really want our garden to be the place to throw parties, invite pals over for a day in the sun, or to be the adventure playground for the kids – however who has the time to maintain it to the standards we want these days? And having it professionally landscaped…

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5 ways to reuse Tetra Pak cartons in your garden

The theme for this year’s Zero Waste Week is ‘reuse’. After all, the 3 Rs are in that order for a reason. And while recycling is commendable, by reUSING items, we can give them a longer life, preserve precious resources and keep things from landfill.

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Decluttering at Chez Green

I don’t know about you, but I can really feel spring in the air. When the weather’s like this, not only do I want to spring clean but I cant wait to get the family on  board with a big declutter!

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