Green Homes DIY and Big Lunch

7 Jun 2015

A day of workshops on green DIY skills to help you live better for less. Join us for the Big Lunch and help us launch our new community space in Chingford.

1 homes

Energy-saving improvements key

  • Low-cost improvements
    Low-cost improvements
  • 'Big' insulation works
    'Big' insulation works
  • Glazing
  • Lighting systems and electrical appliances
    Lighting systems and electrical appliances
  • High spec heating
    High spec heating
  • Renewables: heat
    Renewables: heat
  • Renewables: electricity
    Renewables: electricity
  • Water management
    Water management
  • Sustainable building materials
    Sustainable building materials
  • Lifestyle change
    Lifestyle change
  • Recommended

Please note that this event has now finished.


The Hornbeam, FRP, HEET and Organiclea invite you to learn DIY green home skills, low cost living solutions and join us for The Big Lunch! Join a bike tour from Walthamstow to the centre in Chingford, and learn how to make a delicious low-cost lunch. Join us for The Big Lunch and bring a picnic or food to share.

Free workshops include 

Laying loft insulation

Building a planter and garden furniture from reclaimed wood

Making herbal remedies and foraging for wild summer salads

Growing herbs and salads

Energy saving solutions for the home

and lots more!


Get in touch / find out more

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Part of the Green Open Homes network