Sustainability

  • Hebel Blocks

    Hebel Blocks & Panels

    November 8, 2015 | Sustainability

    Hebel is an exceptional sustainable building material. Better to build with, and better by design. Hebel systems are BCA compliant and help create beautiful external facades. Used for internal walls, external walls, flooring and fencing in quality residential, commercial, industrial and civil projects.

  • cartridges 4 planet ark

    Cartridges 4 Planet Ark

    November 4, 2015 | Sustainability

    Congratulations Australia!  Through our hugely successful and innovative ‘Cartridges 4 Planet Ark’ program, we’ve already recycled more than 12 million printer cartridges!

  • choosing land

    Choosing Land

    November 4, 2015 | Sustainability

    Choose land that allows for a house design to take advantage of views, solar orientation, indoor/outdoor entertainment areas, land slope, street access and future planting.

  • choosing a circular saw

    Circular Saws

    November 4, 2015 | Sustainability

    Circular saws come in a few different sizes (based on the diameter of the saw blade), from 4″ up to the most common size, 7-1/4″.When choosing a circular saw, a good rule of thumb is to buy one that has higher horsepower than other models of the same size

  • Choosing a Cordless Drill

    Cordless Drills

    November 4, 2015 | Sustainability

    Cordless drills,electric screwdrivers and power tools generally can be a very productive addition to your toolkit particularly when working or drilling in confined spaces.

  • Slow Food Blue Mountains

    Slow Food Blue Mountains

    March 25, 2015 | Sustainability

    Anne Elliott, Marnie O’Mara and Jocelyn Colleran present a snapshot of the Summer Harvest Workshops including Sourdough Garlic and Chooks Tour

  • Energy Smart Tips

    Energy Smart Tips

    February 28, 2015 | Sustainability

    Lynette Bourne from the Dept of Energy Utilities & Sustainability outlines some of the things you can do to save on Electricity and Energy around the home.

  • Eco House 1

    Eco House 1

    February 28, 2015 | Sustainability

    Jess and Ella go in search for the right block of land to build their dream Eco House in the Blue Mountains of NSW