So what is a Solar Shed and why should you care? Find out more than you thought possible about the last word in shed technology for a new age.Continue reading
Kat (that's me) is the eponymous custodian of KuleKat's Eco-Essentials - a repository of personal experience and research (mixed with a stiff shot of opinion) related to how being more environmentally aware can also save you loadsa loot.
Yes, you read that right, we're talking serious green spondulicks here.
Much that is written around this topic seems to me to be either vague and earnest fluff or as difficult and demanding as an especially petulant super model. The fact is, eco-technology is mostly pretty straightforward and accessible. Kat KuleKat
Confused about replacing 12v and mains halogen lamps with LED MR16 and GU10 LED light bulbs? Here is some simple unbiased advice plus a sample of some of the better products currently available for the domestic market, including dimmable LED lights.Continue reading
Cut through the hype, myths and half-truths and find out what you really need to know to successfully benefit from the latest low energy LED home lighting.Continue reading
Now YOU may not have ever associated Miranda Hart with a huge double sided French wood stove, but then you’re not a search engine. So cast to one side whatever image has now drifted into your mind and peruse the many and varied things that people want to know about wood burning stoves and seem quite prepared to ask…Continue reading
Many people ask how much it costs to install a wood burner, which is a lot like asking how much it costs to build a house. It depends on what you want, how much space you need to heat, what type of heat you need (space heating, hot water, cooking, a combination thereof), what restrictions might apply and to a large extent, what you’re prepared to spend! This article attempts to unravel this particularly knotty question.Continue reading
The “Green Movement” is something of an umbrella term for a variety of related ideas, policies and activities stretching back a surprisingly long way. Much as gender equality in Western societies can trace its history from tentative beginnings, through radical activism to general acceptance, so it is with concern for the environment…Continue reading
Thanks mainly to the seemingly endless market slump and ever soaring prices in almost everything, many people are understandably keen to find ways of saving their hard earned money. Common strategies include using coupons, buying generic brands, trying as much … Continue reading
Not everyone buys from new, and especially not when the item in question comes with a pretty hefty price tag – like a wood burning stove for instance. A good second hand log burner will often sell for about one third the cost of the brand new version, so it can pay to look around…Continue reading