Tips

Microwave

I avoid using the microwave to thaw food.

Wheel

I maintain my car and check my tire pressure regularly.

Lightbulb

I replace my bulbs with LEDs or compact fluorescents

Shutters

I install thick shutters or curtains in heated rooms and close them at night or when I leave my home.

Radiator

I lower my heating by 1° (the ideal temperature in the living rooms is 19°C / 17°C in the bedroom).

Local beer

I drink local (or even Brussels) beer.

Book

I borrow my books from the library or my toys from the toy library instead of buying them.

Power strip

I hunt down devices in standby, I install intelligent power strips.

Car-sharing

I opt for a car-sharing system.

Television

I empty and disconnect my fridge, and all electrical appliances in standby (TV, internet box...) and turns off the gas when I go on vacation.

Open windows

I turn off the heating when I ventilate the rooms/rooms.

Be careful to open the windows wide for 5 minutes instead of tilt and turn window all day long!

Mechanic

I carry out the annual maintenance of my boiler. I clear and dust my radiators.

Fruit and vegetable basket

I buy fruits and vegetables in bulk and without packaging.

Chicken

I replace one portion of red meat with one portion of white meat per week.

Tomato

I prefer local and seasonal fruits and vegetables rather than imported ones..