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Everyone has heard about eco-friendly building, but what really lies behind all the talk of carbon-neutral homes, alternative energy sources and those unfamiliar construction techniques? SustainableBuild provides the answers in an informative, interesting and thoroughly readable way.
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Latest Comments
  • SustainableBuild
    Re: Compost Toilets
    @compo. There are lots of different options. Many of the National Parks have looked at different types of earth/composting toilets. You might be…
    2 September 2014
  • Catherine. Velge
    Re: Buying VOC paints
    Hi, I am planning to build a new house with a sips system. As I am concerned by all the glue that goes into these panels I was wondering if you…
    22 August 2014
  • sds
    Re: Eco Friendly Construction Methods and Materials
    Really a good informative article. I am interested to know sustainable green innovations in construction.…
    8 August 2014
  • Kannan
    Re: Is Concrete Environmentally Friendly?
    Hi i am in M.E Structural student any idea about Project in concrete area..
    6 August 2014
  • Cjm
    Re: Grants and Loans for Green Development
    Hi As per first person. Are there any incentives for a new build incorporating Green measures etc. Any Grants for a…
    25 July 2014
  • Inam
    Re: Stone Construction
    I agree with the notion that stone is most sustainable material like soil in terms of reuse. My concern is the depletion of natural resources…
    16 July 2014
  • SustainableBuild
    Re: VIDEO - Lime Pointing
    @Spen and @Andy. We have a feature on using lime in renovations here . The Bassetlaw council website has this useful pdf on 14 July 2014
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