May , When you select a construction material, remember California redwood is a natural choice for your outdoor project Find out why, in this Networx interview with Charlie Jourdain, redwood expert and manager of market development for Mendocino Forest Products Is California redwood a sustainable product
Jan , With its organic warmth, inherent feeling of softness and eco friendly properties, wood is an ideal construction material for the future Here are The south facing wall has only deep clerestory windows and side lights, which create a relaxing interior space full of indirect natural light and shade Craftsman
Jun , Another deck was constructed to accommodate tents Other features include outdoor showers near a path to the beach, two separate fire pits, and a shaded dining area House of Shifting Sands by Ruhl Walker Architects The house was designed to be provide all of its own energy Power is supplied via
Oct , You are in News Outlook From the Source PUF Ventures Australia and Utilitas Group to build sustainable medicinal cannabis grow facility production and manufacture of medical cannabis and associated products near the town of Casino, in the Northern Rivers region of New South Wales, Australia.
May , Whichever it was, the Bakery Baking Today sign at the Farina turn off in the middle of the South Australian Outback just HAD to be too good to be true mistaking the hardships faced by the early settlers in towns like Farina where today s green and fertile pastoral country could be tomorrow s dust bowl.
Apr , As Kermit once wisely said, it isn t easy being green, especially if you re really into your gadgets, but recycling old products and buying new ones with an eye Tread s heavy duty laptop sleeves are handcrafted from re engineered rubber rescued from the tires of South American trucks (presumably once
As warm weather approaches, you might be looking forward to the peace and quiet of the outdoors, with little more than a breeze interrupting your solitude Or maybe you re expecting to host a rollicking party in your backyard with family and friends Either way, make sure you are prepared with outdoor furniture to support
Jun , Among New Zealand architects, few have captured the charm of the beach house as cleverly as South African born Lance and Nicola Herbst At the Timms bach on Great Barrier Island, they reduced the design to rooms connected by covered decks, sheltered by sliding wood screens Contemporary Hall by
In New Zealand and Australia accommodations are varied and easy to find Most revolve around a particular niche, whether it s art deco, eco friendly architecture and development, or indigenous cultures Australian Campsites Free and cheap camping locations in Victoria, New South Wales, and South Australia.
Sep , Several are restricted by the Stockholm Convention on persistent organic pollutants This spring and summer, a test of consumer products, as well as a study in Environmental Science Technology, showed that use of these chemicals continues to be widespread and that compounds thought to be off the
Feb , Just over a month into its new session, the th Congress has already taken a sledgehammer to environmental safeguards that protect people, The th U.S president, Donald J Trump, is bent on gutting environmental protections, andwith a polluter friendly Congress at his sidehe ll likely do
Jul , The concept of having your guests stay on site is completely possible at eco friendly Spicers Canopy The resort is far from your usual, with guests sleeping in tents, but the little luxuries are still there Beautiful toiletries, comfy king beds with luxury linens, deck chairs and even electric lamps! Guests can stay
Aug , Install long lasting, sustainable materials Engineered hardwood floors, door and window casings and baseboards are certified by the Forest Stewardship Council The FSC sets standards for forestry and supply chain management, making these wood products more eco friendly from start to finish.
May , They used laths to create a rustic wood accent wall, repurposed vintage green theater seats for a cool row in the kitchen and salvaged feet of molding Location South Philadelphia That includes , for cement and rebar for a deck trellis and plants, and , for a rooftop deck and staircase.
Jun , Troms Lyra is a Clean Design diesel electric PSV (Platform Supply Vessel) with a deck area of m Engines and propulsion in with a deck area of m The Company is in the process of expanding its fleet of large, environmentally friendly ships for operations in the North Sea and in arctic waters.
Jul , The timber for the windows and doors are recycled, too Rustic Home Office by Jeni Lee Jeni Lee A combustion wood fire keeps the studio cozy during harsh winters Large windows bring in light and a feeling of connection with the garden and wildlife The concrete slab floor was made with a light colored
Sep , From working on game reserves in South Africa to surveying birds in New Zealand, you ll find volunteer vacations for the whole family The land Down Under offers plenty of green travel options and in Australia s Best Eco Friendly Holidays, you ll find more than , of them Focusing on where and
Aug , Red Pilchard at Remarkable Rocks, Kangaroo Island, South Australia The odd shaped wind and sand blasted granite Rocks aren t the only remarkable thing about the third largest of Australia s islands! Vivonne Bay is regularly in the top eco friendly beaches in Australia, if not the world.
Sep , Image via Untouched World Ah New Zealand, the land down under Or, is that Australia Seems there is more to learn about this island with more sheep than people than we thought Think the locals just wear wool, wool, and well, more wool Think again three out of every four garments are made in
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Mar , I loved the silvery Lawsons cypress of the cladding and the Australian blue gum decking that runs right through the centre of the house Sunrise at Dave and A huge macrocarpa servery board, hand made by Dave, sits on the recycled oak kitchen island, to protect the timber The main workbench is
Sep , The biggest devils of traditional surfboard manufacturing are the materials used and the chemicals released during the construction process This is where the biggest steps forward are being taken From recycled EPS foam to hemp fiberglass, algae oil, agave cactus and even mushrooms, the current state