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26/02/2015

We at Happier Homes know that saving water can be somewhat problematic, because often find people don’t know where to begin. Or, in other cases,...

13/02/2015

Our sense of smell is a powerful tool for learning about the world we live in. It teaches us, even from before we are born,...

11/12/2014

Every year we use thousands of tonnes of cards and wrapping-paper, decorate millions of trees and serve up a fully-fledged roast dinner in almost every...

28/11/2014

Every year on October 15th Global Handwashing Day is celebrated in over 100 countries around the world.

GHD is dedicated to promoting good hand-washing habits...

20/11/2014

Have you ever thought about the effect that handwashing could have on the lives of millions of people around the world?

It’s known that...

11/11/2014

Winter is a time for comfort, to spend with family as the festive season approaches. But as the days get shorter and colder, we’ve all...

11/11/2014

This year, on November 19th, we celebrate World Toilet Day. It may seem funny to those of us in developed parts of the world to...

24/10/2014

We often think of saving energy in terms of saving heat, such as cavity wall insulation; not overfilling the kettle; keeping the oven door closed...

17/10/2014

With autumn around the corner and with it the smell of dry leaves, it might be time to think about sprucing your home with a...

15/10/2014

October 15th marks the celebration of Global Handwashing Day, an event that represents a global effort raising awareness about the importance...

11/03/2014

Loo, lavatory or latrine - whatever you call it, it’s the one place we’ve all got to go to. Considering we spend on average 3...

17/01/2014

Daily routine can become a chore even at the best of times. Often, the problem is caused by a lack of energy, spark or motivation....

07/01/2014

In our previous article, we looked at toilets as part of a happier home on a global scale. In this article we’ve focused...

20/12/2013

There’s no time better than to think about saving anything, than now.

With bills rising and cuts growing dearer the question of how to save...

17/12/2013

Recent research shows that the average UK household now spends as much as 27% of their annual income on their household bills, that is up...

06/12/2013

In our previous article, we looked at how different smells affect your mood. In this article we’re going to take a look at...

02/12/2013

Recycling has become an everyday part of our lives for many people, however, most people don’t know what actually happens to something when you recycle...

25/11/2013

At Happier Homes, we care about saving water, sanitation and specifically waste management, which is a huge drain on our water resources.

Saving water is...

13/11/2013

It’s been known for some time that smell is one of the most powerful of the five senses, and there’s a big link between the...

22/10/2013

Nearly all of the major systems in your body depend on water. Your body needs water to regulate body temperature, carry nutrients to your cells,...

31/05/2013

Is it possible that we’ve gone drastically wrong somewhere in the evolution of toilet design?

Did you know that there are studies suggesting that squatting...

20/05/2013

How the humble toilet roll won our hearts, one wipe at a time.

It’s difficult to think of a toilet without thinking about toilet paper....

14/03/2013

Today, saving energy is more important than ever due to the effect our energy consumption has on the environment. However, that is not the only...

16/11/2012

Now synonymous with saving money, saving energy has become a priority for the majority of households over recent years as utility bills continue to grow....

31/08/2012

With droughts in many areas of the world and global water demands forecast to increase in the future, it is essential that we do all...

27/08/2012

At the beginning of August, a sweet shop in upstate New York was broken into. This was no ordinary robbery however; the culprit was a...

Fact Is...

115 people die every hour from diseases linked to poor sanitation, poor hygiene and contaminated water.