Garden

reuse padded envelopes
5 easy ways to reuse padded envelopes

Padded envelopes, commonly known by the brand name Jiffy Bags, present us with one of those…

reuse spray bottle
7 things to do with an empty spray bottle

In our house, an empty spray bottle is worth its weight in gold… or close…

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No space for houseplants? Think again!

If you’re short on space, worry not! There is always enough room for a beautiful houseplant in your home

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20 surprising items you can compost

Think that composting is just for food stuffs? Think again! Many, many items of household…

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Make your own recycled wind chime

If you’re looking for an interesting summer make-and-do project, either for yourself or for the…

10 good reasons to install a water butt

Have you ever considered all the rainwater that falls on your roof and gets funnelled…

hedgehog walking across path at dusk
What to do if you find a hedgehog this winter

The shy British hedgehog, whilst listed as an endangered species, is still a frequent nocturnal…

polystyrene falling out cardboard box
10 ways to reuse polystyrene

Discover how you can reuse the polystyrene that comes in your delivery packages

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These tips extend the life of household items for pennies

Tips, tricks, life hacks… whatever you want to call them, undeniably they’ll save you money…

Cool green lawn alternatives to thirsty gardens

If dry weather has left your lawn looking somewhat sorry for itself this summer, you’re…