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birds in the garden are wonderful

If you lament the lack of birdsong in your garden, well, there's a lot you can do to make your garden appealing to birds

Dealing with loss is one of the hardest things we have to go through in life. Allowing yourself time to remember and cherish the memories of loved ones is crucial to the healing process

If maintaining a lovely lawn is proving hard work and you're worried about hose pipe bans becoming the norm in summer, then consider redesigning your garden with plants that need little water

We're becoming much more accepting of the fact that human activity is causing climate change and more of us want to do our bit to help reverse that damage

Children should be encouraged to make special arty things for grandparents

Grandparents and grandchildren have a very special relationship. And because grandparents are so special, it's important to encourage children to show their appreciation.

You can grow fruit and veg in containers at home

However large or small your outside space, use it to benefit you and the environment

Interior designers share their tips for updating your space when you don't have a mountain of cash to splash

If you're in the capital, or any big city, and you've got the builders in, you can't ignore the question of where will the waste from your project go? Working with your builders to minimise landfill waste is the best way to help achieve a circular economy

Climate change is causing extreme weather around the world, from devastating floods to raging forest fires. Sustainability is the word that has to be applied to everything we do and sustainable housing is surely a must, not a luxury

Clearing space at home is great but you can't put the stuff you want to get rid of in the bin..so what are the best ways to keep your unwanted possessions in the circular economy?

There's nothing we do that can't be done better by factoring in some eco considerations. Moving house is often associated with sealing everything up in bubble wrap, but try to do without plastic at the very least