Cleaning light switches is not difficult, and is perfectly safe provided that you do it the right way.
Light globes, particularly those outside, can lose a significant amount of light output if not cleaned regularly.
There's not a whole lot to maintaining lighting, but a little effort once in a while can make a pretty significant difference. Learn more about maintaining your lights, and how to recycle safely.
Fluorescent globes contain mercury. Find out how to recycle them safely and avoid harmful pollution.
Newer globe types may be cheaper to run, but they're also more expensive to buy. Is switching worth the effort?
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Electric tank storage hot water systems are notorious for the amount of greenhouse emissions they're responsible for. As a result, they're now being phased out throughout Australia.
Darker colours absorb heat - and some materials collect and store warmth while others reflect and dissipate it. Find out how to choose the right colours and materials for the best passive heating and cooling.
After the site’s been fully prepared and the foundations have been put in place, the next step is to begin to put wall and roof frames up. How this happens exactly will depend on what it’s being built from – and how long it takes will depend very much on the way the materials are delivered.