Though it is difficult to calculate an average figure for the amount of time we spend in our homes, for the majority of us in the developed world, it is the place where we consume the most, not only in terms of the creation and maintenance of our homes, but in our daily use of energy and services within them.
We hear much about reducing our carbon footprint, but what else can be done to reduce our power consumption?
Relatively simple gestures multiplied by millions of individuals, become massive savings of resources, often with a parallel reduction in pollution.
Other important economies can be achieved by equally simple gestures... turning off unnecccessary lighting, reducing water consumption and selective recycling for example.
Represented on this website are some of the items we think best help to achieve a reduction of human impact on the planet through the use of simple technology in the home.