Going Green is not only about saving the planet – it can be about saving your pockets from smelly vultures after a nice free Dinner… the more money you save by removing waste the less someone else gets – and the more efficiently you use your resources the better your living standards – going green is good for you ! If you have a business and a good money saving tip we will list you free here !
RECYCLING Is a good idea – and there are many people trying to save the planet – but now its big business and there is lots of money to be made from scrap metal, old car batteries and clothes – even aluminium cans so dont be conned into giving it away free – Eg old car battery = £10 Old fridge up to £35 Clothes 60p a kilo even cardboard and paper its some cases its worth saving and selling it – notice how some websites and places say recycle what they really mean is give to us free, so dont waste your cash
GAS CENTRAL HEATING is expensive in the uk one way you can cut your bills every year is easy and simple – central heating systems Are made from copper pipes – they leak heat – that you pay for !!! If you go the DIY stores and get pipe insulation and cover all your pipes your gas bills will fall in half – its easy to do – when central heating was installed you will probably find some floor boards Have been cut to put the pipes in – all you need to do is lift up your carpets find these places lift up the floor boards and slide the insulation along the pipes – result !!! You save good money – insulate every thing ! we did and saved loads over £80 per year – go green its good for your pocket dont give it away
HOT WATER Put an old continental quilt around your hot water cylinder over the top of any insulation you already have you would be amazed at how much heat still leaks through conventional insulation – we did this and saved a lot
MORE HOT WATER – some people have a hot water tank – well boiling a kettle must be cheaper than heating a whole tank full of hot water – when you need a wash or when washing dishes use a kettle it must be cheaper ! With a bit of thought you could cut 90% of your summer gas bill and save some money and go on holiday ( in Spain )
OLD CARPETS dont take them down the dump ! That costs you money – and where they go makes them money !!! We cut ours up into 4ft – 5ft squares and use them for extra loft insulation – you save double !!!!! And it really did make Our house a lot warmer without spending any money so you dont have waste money on car transport
GET HOT FREE Put pipe insulation on all your hot water pipes – this can save you £25 per year per tap
– not bad for an hours work LOWER your gas bills –
Microwaves TV`s washing machines computers many of them eat power even when they are switched off, pull the Plug out – you will really be surprised just how much you can cut off your electricity bill
Put your fridges and freezers in cooler places this will save you money – eg a freezer put it in a garage
The Obvious – energy saving light bulbs ! But they really do save you money better still LED bulbs look on Ebay and run them from solar
HAIRY MEN Buy hair clippers from the markets for only £5 but they will really save you money on hair cuts – easy to use !!! Dont go to the barber at £10 a go going going gone !
Dont go to places where you have to pay for parking, go to Dagenham Sunday market – its much bigger and better And parking is free and is fast becoming the best market in the east end and there are a lot more people going there than the old fashioned high cost town centres …You wont get a bargain in a place of high costs , all you are really doing is paying for high rents rates and more you could never get your monies worth… market stalls are better, cheaper
Supermarkets are not cheaper – we found tea bags in pound shops nearly half the price they were in Super markets when they must come out a machine by the thousand some ones making big money !!! – But Lidle and Aldi IS cheaper
If a business charges VAT you are going to be 20 % for nothing worse off for what ! = Nothing ! ….try and find a smaller business that doesnt charge VAT then try and Swop something so no money changes hands
Buy a bread making machine you can get them for £30 – they will save you loads and its really easy remember bread that Costs £1+ in a shop really costs 10p or less to make and its old by the time you get it, a bread machine will make you money
CHEAPER TRANSPORT Buy a diesel car – much cheaper to run than petrol
GREEN ELECTRIC CARS ? – Yes all your doing is transferring pollution from you to a power station and paying more for it and no doubt there is a computer involved and that will cost you more as well as 1 ton of batteries and computer – An electric car is really quite simple
FREE If some one wants things for free from you ask them what are they going to give you free
SCOOT CHEAPER We brought a scooter – much cheaper to run than a car – ??? this saved us a load of money the only ones worth buying are Japanese Scooters such as Honda. Our Chinese scooter just keep breaking down – we had one – got rid of it fast. A good Honda lead will cost about £600, tax £15, insurance £90 and it will do 180 to the gallon saving you money – Cost of a car – fuel £25- £40 per week !!!! We spend £5 per week – dont give anyone a free dinner off your back
SAVE all your old clothes and recycle them into your own pocket a much better idea – recent advertising about saving the Planet is now big business making other people rich thank you very much a nice free dinner while you are giving it away FREE you can find plenty of people to Recycle you old clothes
OLD TOWELS – use them as cleaning rags get your monies worth and spend it on a free holiday then bag up all your old rags then sell them for 30p a kilo
PUFF PUFF A nice free dinner for someone else – smoke cigarettes ( Fags) Addicted to handing over your money !!!!!! Going out to work in the cold and snow ??? to pay what !!!!
SEE THROUGH WINDOWS How to make window cleaner – get spray bottle put in a table spoon of white vinegar – and 3 drops of good washing up liquid + water ….This will clean your windows fine !!!!