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Adelaide Ranks Ahead of Other Australian Cities in Eco-friendliness Index

November 15, 2013 Destination Global No Comments Email Email

The city of Adelaide was was ranked ahead of Australia’s other cities and even beat Copenhagen (Denmark) and Oslo (Norway) to list among most eco-friendly cities.

The survey conducted by Mercer, evaluated the survey based on environmental factors such as pollution, availability of water and waste treatment facilities.

With the emphasis on eco-friendly living Australian home decor has also become increasingly inspired by “green” themes. These include the extensive of eco-friendly material in constructing, as well as accessorizing the house. Even the exterior of the house has been influenced by this change with the advent of shutters and blinds in kiri wood and plantation wood.

The company also offers customized timber Venetian blinds. These blinds make for a wonderful home accessory as timber venetian finishing can be provided in a diverse range with many options in wood stains and coloration, along with trendy colors to add to the decor theme. They are also very suitable for offices and shops.

The blinds use eco-friendly tree species such as Basswood kiri and Wester cedar – with Kiri ranking supreme in the eco-friendliness index. The wood is specially grown to match blind construction requirements.

The biggest benefit of course are the cost savings on these blinds. Kiri wood is lighter than other tree species grown in plantations and sourced from local bodies to reduce the ecological footprint of transportation.

The Kiri tree wood provides a beautiful and elegant texture for finishing on your home shutters and is a durable and long lasting choice for shutter constructions. Inwood Blinds and Awnings, one of Australia’s well known providers of shutters and blinds provides great discounts on wood shutters and regularly refreshes the plantation shutter stock, which means a regular lineup of sales.

The company offers a huge catalogue of products that include shutters and sunscreens making it a one-stop shop destination for these home accessories. Further many of the accessories purchased from Inwood Blinds and Awnings come with great deals that include free installation, truly making it a great investment for your home.

Along with plantation shutters by Inwood Blinds and Awnings in soothing shades of wood, the company has also created elegant window shutters using metal and PVC along with alloys.

In the past Inwood Blinds and Awnings has launched massive clearance sales while updating its stock with fresh new choices for the season.

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