Eco-scrutiny of my Eco-renovation

My London flat must be the most rigorously scrutinised property on the planet – in [...]


Becoming a Superhome (Apr11)

I’m trying to make my flat a SuperHome – a network of exemplar, old dwellings which have [...]

Eco-building expansion (Mar11)

When Ecobuild started 5 years ago less than 200 people attended. This year they were [...]

Articles for the Financial Times (Mar11 & Jun11)

I’ve started writing for FT House & Home.  My first article, co-written with Fiona Harvey [...]

Western Gazette (Feb11)

I’ve written regular articles for the Western Gazette including ones covering:   Closing Shop Doors [...]

Eco-Renovating London Flat (Jan11)

  I’ve started eco-renovating my London flat.  It’s been rented out since 1995 but needs [...]

Eco-renovation – starting with windows (Nov10)

I have a flat in London that’s been rented out for years. But I’ve recently [...]


Is the Green Deal a Good Deal? No! (Nov10)

This week I went to a Green Monday event, held in the offices of Merrill Lynch, [...]

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I need a new boiler (Oct10)

Our boots, shoes and tennis rackets were all wet. They were stored underneath the hot [...]


Down in the woods (Apr10)

Children at Mallinsons Woodland Workshop Shower made from living willow     Guy Mallinson   [...]