Martin Joiner's Blog Confessions of a binge thinker

Category: Eco

10 July 2015

Eco self-build somewhere near Bristol

My long-term plan of self-building my very own eco home will take a lot of time and planning. Using Google Sketchup I have made some 3D renders of the kind of structure I want to build based on my personally preferred aesthetic and building methods. These basic renders are in no way finalised plans but more to […]… Read more »
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2 July 2012

How to buy meat without creating domestic plastic waste

Reducing domestic waste experiment #1 Thesis: It is possible to buy meat without creating any domestic plastic waste? Result: PROVEN. Method: Take the plastic box with the sealable lid, that you have in your cupboard from that recent take-away meal, to your butchers of choice and ask them to package your products in it. Carry the […]… Read more »
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23 July 2009

Recycled Treasure Haul

If you don't know this about me then you don't know me very well but I have a great passion for real recycling.  And I mean that sentence literally.  I use the word passionate because I get a genuine feeling of joy and satisfaction from salvaging materials and transforming them and I use the term […]… Read more »
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