6 innovative ways to think about recycling

6 innovative ways to think about recycling

Iโ€™m sure most people would agree that recycling is a positive thing, but there are more ways to think of recycling than just the traditional yellow-lid recycling bin. We can rethink the ways in which we create waste and ultimately, what we can do with it. Read the 6 different approaches we take to recycle, you too can put these in to practice!

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11 tips for a greener business

11 tips for a greener business

At One of a Kind Apartments we strive to minimise waste, conserve natural resources and partner with local, environmentally friendly businesses. Being an environmentally sustainable business has many advantages. It helps to reduce your business' impact on the environment, it saves you money, and it will help you attract new customers. What's not to want?! 

Read our 11 tips to help you get started on your path to a more eco-friendly business.

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The Environmental Design Movement - 3 not so obvious benefits

The Environmental Design Movement - 3 not so obvious benefits

This Sunday 7th September One of a Kind Apartments are opening to the public as part of Sustainable House Day 2014. We are excited to be part of this event and it reminds me of some of the not so obvious benefits of being part of the Environmental Design movement.

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3 stellar reasons for eco-design

3 stellar reasons for eco-design

One of a Kind Apartments have been coined 'eco-chic', which simply means 'simple, elegant, environmental design with a difference'. It's not necessarily a style but more a response to the existential challenge of this age โ€“how do we lighten our footprint and do more with less? How do we use the bounty of this age to not exhaust this planet but to create a future for as many generations as we can imagine?

There are 3 obvious needs that influenced my design and considering the needs of the environment has helped meet these needs.

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