Want to introduce chooks into your permaculture system but not sure how to get started? We explore a number of options for a backyard chicken setup.
We know plants need water to grow, but understanding when and how much they need can seem like a mystery only “green thumbs” can solve. We show how you how to make your own wicking bed.
Concerned that setting up a waterless toilet would be smelly, dirty or hard to maintain? We dispels these myths about composting toilets.
Strawbale? Hempcrete? Light earth? Rammed earth? Here are our top picks of natural building materials and a little run down on each.
We bring you eight key areas to tackle if you want to get started on the path to sustainable living.
Harness the power of your compost and build your very own compost shower. We show you how.
Wetlands are powerhouses of biodiversity, supporting endless lifeforms. We show you how (and why you should) build a wetland.
Confused about which rainwater tank is the best for your home? Follow our four simple tips to work out which one is right for you.
Learn how to harvest honey easily with this simple slow DIY honey harvester!
Along with being cheap and simple, earthbag construction produces a structure that is also tough, flexible and provides good thermal mass – enough reasons for us to give it a go!
Would you be “brave” enough to use a bucket loo?! Save precious water by setting up a composting toilet.
Daryl Taylor shares his ambitious journey of building an earthship after fires destroyed his original property in Victoria’s Kinglake.