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Compost toilets in the UK: introduction

Compost toilets in the UK: introduction

An introduction to compost loos, which are set to become more popular as the cost of mains water rises.

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Polytunnel watering in a hosepipe ban

You can water inside a polytunnel with a soaker hose - even during a hosepipe ban

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Coping with a hosepipe ban

If a hosepipe ban is imposed on your area there is still a lot you can do to keep your plants green through the summer.

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Greywater: treating and recycling wastewater

Greywater: treating and recycling wastewater

Reusing greywater can reduce household water usage by up to 30%. But is it cost effective in the UK?

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Smart watering

Smart watering

Smart watering is about providing the right amount of water when it is needed, wasting as little as possible

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Rainwater harvesting

Rainwater harvesting

Collected rainwater can do more than just water the garden - it can supplement or replace the mains supply.

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Water boreholes and wells

Water boreholes and wells

If you use a lot of water and don't want to rely on the expensive mains supply, you might consider drilling a well or borehole.

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Water security: how safe is your supply?

Water security: how safe is your supply?

A look at how to reduce your dependence on expensive mains water.
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