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There is so much pressure to save water – especially during Perth’s long, dry summers… but what are the facts and figures? Is a 5 minute shower going to cut it?! The global average per capita water footprint is 1,385m3/year, over 90% of which is due...

Construction waste makes up almost 40% of all waste generated in Australia! The WA State Waste Strategy targets are for 60% diversion of waste from landfill by mid 2015 and 75% by mid 2020. In 2009/10 the diversion rate was only 29% so these targets...

Some would argue that it’s difficult, nay impossible, to design thermally comfortable houses in a climate such as Perth where winters get down to 2°C and summers are in excess of 40°C. This argument is wrong however as Perth offers a wonderful opportunity for free...

Wait – reading? Isn’t Custom Green a building company? This is true but Custom Green are working with sister companies Customised Projects and SSP Diverse on a community project called Free Little Libraries (FLL). Conceived in the US, FLL is a free neighbourhood book exchange...