7 benefits of recycling

Published:  29 Mar 2018    |      Last updated:  05 Sep 2022    |      3 minute read
From the pollution produced by landfills to the devastating effects of plastic in our oceans, we urgently need to stem the flow of rubbish pouring into our environment. Here's a reminder of why recycling is such a good thing – for you and the planet.

Different types of wood timber: the A-Z of good wood

Published:  01 Feb 2018    |      17 minute read
If repairing or reusing old wood isn't possible, here's a guide to buying new timber. Find out if it's from endangered trees, or from a sustainable source. Please note the Good Wood Guide was produced in 1997, so some of the information may no longer be correct. We have a list of useful sources of information you can consult for more up-to-date information below.