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Drumi the foot pedalled washing machine that makes laundry off-grid oh
Renewable energy

This foot pedalled washing machine doesn't need electricity and uses very little water.

...washing machine can use up to 87 litres of water per load, not to mention its ability to eat up electricity. An efficient Energy Star machine can cut water usag...

Hydraloop gray water recovery and treatment systems
Greywater Recycling

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

...washing machine water without using a filter or chemicals. Best news still, Hydraloop automatically cleans itself every few weeks without you having to do anyth...

Trinity portable wind turbine for charging devices
Wind power

The Trinity portable wind turbine will charge your gadgets on the go.

...washing machine , pedal-powered bike generators at least keep the discussion on track, even if they do little but offer a chance for myth debunking! And if you'...

Kitchen and Bathroom design tips
Kitchens

Design ideas for durable kitchens and bathrooms

...washing machines will not be the cheapest to purchase, but at 35% to 50% greater efficiency, they will definitely be the cheapest to operate. Depending on use, ...

Techniques for reducing sound transmission in buildings
Insulation and soundproofing

Controlling sound transmission in buildings

...washing machine, plumbing noise. Impact sound: Sound that is generated when some object strikes the structure of the building. Examples: door slamming, a ha...

Water efficient bathroom fixtures
Plumbing and water heaters

Plumbing & water

...washing machine are full before you run them. If we simply look at water and see its true value, these won’t seem like big sacrifices to make. Rainwater colle...

60 Minutes On This Bicycle Can Power Your Home For 24 Hours (In Theory Anyhow)
Renewable energy

Can you really power your home with a bicycle generator?

...washing machine , the Trinity portable wind turbine , the pedal-powered Fun Box tiny house , or the Stirling coaster phone charger that uses the heat or cold fr...

Prefab LEED Passive House Kit Homes the Future of House Building?
Passive House

Prefab Passive House & LEED ready kit homes - the future of home building?

...washing machine Condensing dryer that does not exhaust heat to the outside and avoids the need for a dryer vent Gray water heat recovery unit : Waste water ...

Prefab Passive House & LEED Kit Homes for Sale in Ontario & North Eastern US
Concept and design

Prefab Passive House & LEED ready kit homes - the future of buying a new home?

...washing machine Condensing dryer that does not exhaust heat to the outside and avoids the need for a dryer vent Gray water heat recovery unit : Waste water ...