Event – Renovate Sustainably – How to Create a Healthy Home – this Thursday 8 May
Whether building, buying or renovating a sustainably designed home that is sensitive to your surrounds will always be more economical to run and healthier to live in. The â€œRenovate Sustainablyâ€ seminar will outline simple ideas and design principles that will help you create a healthy home lifestyle.
Bill Pemberton from SCARAB Solutions will speak on saving energy in the home when building covering: orientation, insulation, glazing, appliances, touching on embodied energy of building materials.
Jo Biddwell building biologist will speak about healthy building products, and finishes to reduce the toxicity of your home.
Time & Date: 6.45â€”9.00pm, Thursday 8 May, 2008.
Bookings: 9840 9129 / eepadmin @manningham.vic.gov.au
Where: Manningham City Council Chambers, 699 Doncaster Road, Doncaster.
Home Harvest Food Exchange – Join our Sustainable Living Challenge Home Harvest Food Exchange! Bring along your extra home grown food and exchange it with someone else. The Home Harvest Exchange runs before each seminar (6.30â€”6.45pm).