Chimineas: An Effective Eco-Heating Option

It’s not so long ago that the options for outdoor heating were limited to open bonfires or just leaving the backdoor open to try and make the patio or garden a bit more comfortable. In recent years, though, there has been a marked increase in the options available for...
Garden Waste as Eco-Friendly Fuel

Garden Waste as Eco-Friendly Fuel

If you have a chiminea or other outside heater, you should take a moment to think about the fuel you’re burning. Your carbon footprint is affected by the fuel you use – and by the carbon emitted during the production, packing, and transportation of that fuel. Instead...
How to Make Biodegradable Plant Pots

How to Make Biodegradable Plant Pots

  In the current economic climate, we’re all looking for ways to economise at home. Growing fruits, vegetables, and herbs is an easy and fun way to save a little money round the house, and you don’t need a big garden. You can grow your own herbs, radishes, etc....
Organic Vegetarian Winter Barbecues

Organic Vegetarian Winter Barbecues

It’s not quite spring yet, but the weather is starting to get milder and the first green shoots are just starting to show. While this isn’t the traditional time to fire up the barbecue, you can make the most of your chiminea by using it as a patio heater and a...