Refrigerators can cost anywhere from $80 a year to over $900 a year to run, so choose carefully.

Reducing lawns

Reducing your lawn area is the best way to save water as lawns can account for up to 90 per cent of water used in gardens.

Water use

Up to 60 per cent of the water used in an average home is used outside.


The shower is one of the easiest and most cost effective places to decrease your water use.

Composting toilets II

Composting toilets can be installed in boats, motor-homes, regular homes and sheds built on concrete slabs.