Products

Changing phase: Are PCMs living up to their promise?

The jury is still out on whether phase change materials (PCMs) offer bang for buck when it comes to home energy performance. But as more households and designers experiment with them and report results, Richard Keech considers why you might choose to use them.

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Products – focus on furnishings

In this issue’s Products section, we take a look at the choices you can make to ensure you furnish your home sustainably.

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Beyond the brand: appliances guide

Are you in the market for a new cooktop, fridge or smaller household appliance? With so much rubbish around, it’s worth doing your homework to get value for money.

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Paarhammer builders range

Paarhammer has just launched a Builders Range of reduced-cost timber windows and doors. Sanctuary readers will be familiar with the company’s pre-painted custom windows – this new range is supplied in domestic window sizes, sanded and ready for painting.

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Recycled-waste roof tiles

Authentic Roof is a Brisbane-based company that distributes roofing manufactured by Canadian company Crowes Building Products.

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Frankie pendant lamp

The Frankie Pendant is made from American Ash timber arms and a felt panel shade made from recycled plastic bottles.

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Composting toilets can save up to 60,000 litres of water a year for an average home.