and are far healthier for your
fortunately, a few glues which
family to walk, sit or crawl on.
If your preference is for wood
Cabinets made from bamboo
flooring, there is now a wide range
are becoming popular because
of boards made from sustainable
of their attractive finish and the
woods such as bamboo and cork.
sustainability of the bamboo.
In your kitchen, go for countertops
In the garden, for lighting a
made from recycled materials
such as crushed stones, glass or
choose the now common solar
porcelain rather than ones made
lights which come in various
designs and sizes and give off
which need toxic adhesives and
sufficient light for these outdoor
chemicals to fit them. Kitchen
cabinets have generally been
features are both attractive and
With just a little research and
made from synthetic wood and the
energy saving. Not only are
thought we can all take a step
glues used in their construction
these products free to run, but
further forward in protecting our
there are no cables or cords lying
family and our planet next time
toxic vapours. There are now,
around your garden or patio.
we re-decorate or do some DIY.