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New Year, New Look: Eco-Makeover for your Holiday Home

  • 23rd Jan 2015

New Year, New Look: Eco-Makeover for your Holiday Home

As more and more individuals switch to green living, we should all be making a conscious effort to at least trial a couple of eco-friendly practices. On top of saving the planet, one of the best parts is that there is so much variety in terms of what you can do to help.

This means you don't have to stick to the conventional ways of turning your home into a green hub; there is plenty you can try and do if you want to do your part for Mother Nature.

However, we shouldn't just be limiting our efforts to our properties; our Allens holiday homes deserve an eco-friendly makeover too. This will help to stretch your alternative green living to your travels and make your home away from home even more comfortable.

So, to help you decide on how to switch to eco-living, this article will take a look at just two ways to implement an eco-makeover for your holiday home.

Bamboo Furniture

Bamboo is a durable, sustainable material that can be used for just about anything, including furniture. What makes it eco-friendly is that it is one of the fastest growing plants to date.

Although we utilise bamboo for numerous purposes, this ensures there is still plenty to go around for both humans and animals alike.

In addition, not only is bamboo furniture a perfect choice as part of a green lifestyle, it is also incredibly attractive and will fit almost any décor, making it ideal for interior-conscious holiday home owners.

There are plenty of places online where you can purchase bamboo furniture including Greenington and second-hand marketplaces like Gumtree and Preloved, to name a few.

You may find the price of bamboo furniture is a little more than you would usually pay, however, bearing quality and eco-living in mind, the cost is nothing in comparison to the price our environment pays.

Eco-Friendly Products

As well as bamboo furniture, there are also plenty of eco-friendly products available on today's market. From washing powder to tableware and everything in between, you have a chance to give your holiday home a complete green overhaul. This is great as it means you can implement eco-friendly living into every nook and cranny of your holiday home and life.

Like bamboo furniture, these products may be slightly more expensive than your standard essentials, but it is well worth it in the long-run.

These are just two ways to try eco-living and give something back to the environment. If you have any more tips, please share below or if you're interested in one of holiday homes, please get in touch today. We would be happy to help, and we look forward to hearing from you!

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