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DIY Bidet Installation Video - Save on Water & Paper
Bathrooms

DIY Bidet installation video

...toilet paper was, you know, made from paper, not water. But it takes an awful lot of water to make a roll of toilet paper and, like fresh water, trees are kinda...

Water efficient bathroom fixtures
Plumbing and water heaters

Plumbing & water

...efficient toilet, but now they are now pretty much on par. and can use up to 67% less water than an older toilet. Less common are toilets that are filled by w...

The Fun Box
Tiny house

The Fun Box! Solar, wind and human powered luxury living

...efficient housing and a keen problem-solving mind. The rising bed of the Fun Box is one of the more impressive small house features we have seen in a while, a...

Kitchen and Bathroom design tips
Kitchens

Design ideas for durable kitchens and bathrooms

...toilets use up to 13 LPF (litres per flush). A dual flush toilet can use as little as 3 LPF . At around 5 flushes per day, you can save between 15,000 and 20,00...

Reduce water consumption with residential gray water recycling systems
Plumbing and water heaters

Gray water recycling

...efficient toilets for reduced water use - USA & Canada Rainwater recovery and irrigation Future-proof building techniques for a changing climate ...

The off-grid Ecocapsule accessory dwelling unit
Tiny house

The off-grid Ecocapsule tiny house

...efficient, compact design. Complete with rather luxurious amenities, including a double bed, kitchenette, storage space and bathroom with a shower and a toilet ...

Hydraloop gray water recovery and treatment systems
Greywater Recycling

At last, a compact & easy to maintain solution for gray water recycling & treatment - the Hydraloop

...efficient toilets for reduced water use - USA & Canada Rainwater recovery and irrigation Future-proof building techniques for a changing climate ...

Smart Homes, Technology & UV can Help Keep Families Safer
Cleaning and maintenance

Keep homes cleaner & safer with smart home features & UV light

...toilet handles and even the soap and hand sanitizer bottle tops and sides themselves. It is possible to put warm water, a couple of drops of dish detergent or...

Zero Carbon Homes - The S1600 Prefab Eco Home is affordably Close
Planning and Design

Zero Carbon Homes - The S1600 Prefab Eco Home gets affordably Close

...toilet are low-flow to reduce energy from water heating as well as pumping water from the well. Even with a very efficient building design in the S1600, the e...

Water efficient Boulevard FloWise toilet from American Standard
Bathrooms

Efficient toilets for LEED homes

...Toilets usually account for about a third of the indoor water use of a home , so toilets that carry the EPA WaterSense® label are a great place to start looking...

Canada's first LEED V4 Platinum certified home - The Edelweiss House
LEED Homes

Canada's first LEED V4 Platinum house - An EcoHome project checklist

...efficient, passively-heated house, so we reckoned that much of the LEED program requirements would be happening anyway in this build - but it was interesting ho...