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Sustainable House Day 2015

Take a tour inside some of Australia’s most environmentally progessive homes this September as part of Sustainable House Day.

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Sanctuary 32 hitting the streets

Issue 32 of Sanctuary Green Home magazine is on its way to letterboxes and newsagencies near you, full of advice and inspiration for sustainable living and building.

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Style & sustainability

Sustainable design is on show and hidden in the detail of this urban Melbourne home.

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Riad Dreaming

Outside and inside blur in this elevated home in the Top End which nods to Marrakesh and Bali for authentic (and low-energy) tropical living.

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The nature shack

This modular holiday house proves smaller is better when out in the bush.

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Small, smart & detailed

This single fronted terrace in Clifton Hill, inner Melbourne, is a classic Victorian. Built over a century ago when the fashion was for introspective homes, the home was dark, enclosed and small.

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Steps to energy efficient heating

Insulate first then choose a whole-of-house heating option this winter.

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Designers rise to the challenge with 10 Star homes

The finalists have been announced for the 2013 Building Designers Association Victoria (BDAV) 10-Star Challenge.

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Minimising paved areas in your garden will limit heat radiation and water run-off.