Greener Homes Guide

Woking Local Agenda 21 Group's 'Greener Homes Guide' is now available to download from this web page!  The guide aims to help Woking Householders make household improvements and modifications that are more environmentally friendly. It is possible to download the entire guide or particular sections that are of interest.  

Chapter One.  Introduction and Contents
Chapter Two.  Choosing Materials and Reducing Waste
Chapter Three.  Insulation and Windows
Chapter Four.  Heating Systems
Chapter Five.  Renewable Energy and Low Carbon Heating
Chapter Six.  Lighting and ApplIances
Chapter Seven.  Water Management
Chapter Eight.  Extensions and Loft Conversions
Chapter Nine.  Conservatories and Drainage Systems. 
Chapter Ten.  Gardens, Planning Issues and Climate Change.
Chapter Eleven.  Useful Tips and Contacts
Chapter Twelve.  Green Homes Checklist

Download the full Greener Homes Guide. 

Woking LA21 would like to hear your views and feedback about the guide.  To give you views online, please take a few moments to fill in this Feedback Form.

You can request a paper copy of Greener Homes by contacting Woking Borough Council. Tel 01483 755 855, or email

Greener Homes has been written and researched by Woking Local Agenda 21 Group. Funding for the producion of the guide has been provided by the National Lottery 'Awards For All' Community Grants Programme and Woking Borough Council, as part of previously designated support for the Woking Local Agenda 21 initiative.  For more information about the project, please email or Telephone 01483 743413. 


This guide has been produced as an aid to sustainable living. Although every reasonable care has been taken in its production, the publishers do not represent, warrant or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any of the information contained within the guide or the quality or reliability of any goods or services mentioned in it.

The publishers are not selling or offering for sale any products nor do they act as agents of any persons in that respect.

Any views expressed in this publication are not necessarily attributable to Woking Borough Council.

First Published: 1 November 2005.