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Water issues: Future proofing the garden (part II)

The above diagram shows the settling tank we now have. Grey water from the house must now pass through it before being released into the wetland area next to the pond. The wetland area itself is at a level slightly … Continue reading

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Water issues: Future proofing the garden

different measures and systems we use to save water Continue reading

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Water harvesting and conservation

As part minimising the impact of our house and lifestyle, conserving water is just as important as conserving energy. Indeed, if we consider that it takes energy to clean, move (pump), and then dispose of water, saving water goes hand … Continue reading

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