Sustainable Home Resources

Find useful information, tips and guides on making your home more efficient and sustainable

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As your expert partner in sustainability, we’re committed to helping you as homeowners, renters and builders to reduce your carbon footprint and live more comfortably and sustainably.

To complement our comprehensive services and practical solutions, we’ve put together a range of resources. You’ll find tips, guides and useful information on how to make your home more efficient.

Handy checklists

This is a free checklist brought to you by Green Moves, to help you live smart, save energy and save money. It includes a handy inside and outside checklist.

Download your free checklist

We put together this free do-it-yourself guide and checklist to help you stop drafts, save money on heating and cooling and be more comfortable. Fill those gaps!

Download your guide to sustainability

This checklist will help you stop wasting energy while you’re away. It includes an indoors, outside and security checklist to give you complete peace of mind.

Download your Switch OFF checklist

A useful guide to making your new home more cost-efficient and comfortable. The checklist will help you consider what features to include when you next build or renovate.

Get the checklist

We created this short checklist to help you identify what to look for in a home when it comes to energy-efficient, sustainable features.

You’ll be able to make more informed decisions about which homes are efficient homes and those with potential.

Get the checklist

Building or renovating?

Get valuable information to guide you through the building and renovation process

You can also make the most out of your new build or renovation project by using the Livable Housing Guidelines, and make sure your home is as flexible and accessible as it can be. Watch the video

Going green at home

Download these free booklets and guides

A free, complete guide on getting solar panels for your home.
Brought to you by Clean Energy Council.

Get your free guide

Get 10 smart and simple ways you can save energy, water, waste and money.

Download the booklet

If you have a swimming pool, this booklet gives you tips on pool efficiency, equipment, heating, maintenance and savings.

Download the booklet

Learn how to make your rental home more comfortable, save money and reduce your impact. This renters’ guide to sustainable living is brought to you by ReNew.

Get the Green renters’ guide

Check star ratings or search for energy-efficient appliances on this Department of Industry website.

Find energy-efficient appliances

More helpful links

Green Publications

Sanctuary Magazine – Modern Green Homes
ReNew Magazine – DIY Sustainability
Habitat Magazine – Australian Conservation Foundation
Green Magazine – Sustainable Architecture and Landscapes

Get more guidance

For more than 15 years, Green Moves has been working with householders, builders and trades on how to make homes more efficient, comfortable and sustainable.

We offer a wide range of sustainability services and can even tailor solutions according to your needs. If you can’t find what you’re looking for or have questions, we can help. Contact us today.

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