Mastering Kitchen Layout: Efficient Space Planning May 10, 2024

You’ve chosen a beautiful kitchen, but you still need to finalize the layout. Let’s go… or maybe not? Where on earth do you start when determining the most suitable layout? We’re here to lend a hand with loads of useful tips. Here we go: Space Analysis Analyse the available space in your kitchen. Consider dimensions, […]... Read More

Essential Kitchen Ventilation Tips for a Fresh Home May 10, 2024

This is why good ventilation in the kitchen is important The kitchen, the beating heart of our home, is where we lovingly prepare tasty dishes and where family and friends often gather for a good time. However, there’s more to this culinary experience than you might think. Besides the delightful aromas and flavours, the kitchen […]... Read More

Saving Water: 5 Tips That Really Work Apr 05, 2024

Water is our most precious resource. After all, there’s no life without it. Therefore, it makes sense to be frugal with this resource, a necessity often preached. Everyone has been advised to turn off the shower while shampooing or to avoid leaving the tap running while brushing their teeth. But how effective is this really? […]... Read More

Bin Cleaning Tips & Tricks: Combatting Dirt and Odour Apr 04, 2024

Whether you’re a private homeowner or in the hospitality industry, few enjoy dealing with their bins. Yet, cleaning these waste containers is occasionally necessary to avoid bad smells or, worse, maggot infestation. Commercial enterprises like hotels, restaurants, or property management companies can opt to have their bin cleaning handled professionally. However, those who prefer a […]... Read More

The Difference Between Up-cycling And Recycling Apr 12, 2023

So… let’s do this the environmentally friendly way, all together. Not many people know the key differences between recycling and up-cycling and the pros and cons of both. The main difference between recycling and up-cycling is recycling breaks down materials so they’re of lesser quality as opposed to up-cycling that uses the same materials or […]... Read More

Improving Our Environment With Good Habits Feb 22, 2023

So where to start… there are lots of things we do in everyday life that contribute to damaging our environment. We want to enlighten you on how easily we can make a difference and change a few things. For example, how we can tweak everyday decisions to care for the environment better. Firstly, everyday travel, […]... Read More

Your Eco Home Feb 01, 2023

  How To Achieve Your Dream Eco-Friendly Home… Having a beautiful dream eco-friendly home is an amazing aspiration to have, and surprisingly easily to achieve. We want to share a few ideas to get you one step closer to having an outstanding eco home. Starting off with the one everyone loves the idea of but […]... Read More

How Does Recycling Help The Environment? Jan 04, 2023

  Reduce, re-use and recycling are all key to helping our environment and avoiding the worst effects of climate change. Why is recycling so important, specifically? Every single day, more environmental damage is done by creating, using and disposing of virgin materials. Recycling provides an alternative approach because it reduces our need for extracting, refining, and processing raw materials […]... Read More

Finding Your Nearest Recycling Centre  Dec 21, 2022

  Sometimes we all have just a bit too much waste that seems recyclable but can’t be recycled easily at home: old furniture, car parts, gardening waste, or simply too much cardboard for your bin. It can be quite overwhelming. Therefore, we wanted to help you find your nearest recycling centre, to make the entire process much easier.   It’s not […]... Read More

Recycling This Christmas Dec 14, 2022

  Christmas is approaching,: the tree is  going up, wish lists are being written and lots of Christmas meals are being carefully considered.  However, we all fall guilty to  not giving recycling the after maths of all these meals much consideration.  Therefore, we have put together a short top tips list so you can be […]... Read More


  September is a time of new beginnings: schools return, Autumn creeps into our lives and the countdown to Christmas begins. Whether we are ready to ditch the espadrilles or not it is a great time to rejuvenate our New Year resolutions, or even make new ones.   With National Recycling Week being celebrated 19th […]... Read More

Happy Father’s Day Jun 17, 2022

Father’s Day is here! It’s time to celebrate our dads, grandads or other father figures in your life. We’re sure you’ve already spent time selecting the most thoughtful gift for your dad to make the day extra special and memorable. But if you’re looking for more ideas for gifts and activities, look no further! Father’s Day […]... Read More

National Children’s Gardening Week May 31, 2022

If you’re looking for activities to keep your children occupied this week, then look no further. National Children’s Gardening Week is the perfect opportunity to get your children inspired and to spend more time outdoors. You can also find healthier activity alternatives to replace screen time, encouraging those children who struggle to unglue from their devices. Children are […]... Read More

Decorate your home for Easter Apr 08, 2022

Decorate your home with Easter decorations that will immerse you in the mood for spring and Easter! There are many ways to decorate the home for Easter, you can fill your house with Easter flower arrangements or bunny decorations, or just add subtle touches of some seasonal decoration. Find ideas for the best decorations to […]... Read More

Mother’s Day gift guide Mar 21, 2022

When it comes to choosing the very best Mother’s Day gifts, our gift guide offers a lovely range of beautiful homeware items. We have compiled a list of our favourite gift ideas to make your mum feel extra appreciated this year. We are confident you can find the perfect gift to surprise the extra special […]... Read More

Valentine’s Day Beauty Routine Feb 11, 2022

  Spend a memorable Valentine’s Day, either with a special someone or by getting together with friends. Valentine’s Day is one of the best days to treat yourself and to start preparing for a healthy glow on your skin. It’s the perfect opportunity to indulge in some self-care and beauty routines. Skincare Start your pamper […]... Read More

How to organise your home Jan 14, 2022

If you’re looking for motivation to start organising your home, we’ve got some simple tips just for you. January 14 is the day for you to get started on this year’s spring cleaning to keep your home clean and tidy on Organise Your Home Day. The perfect time to get your family involved with routines […]... Read More

Christmas Recycling Tips Dec 20, 2021

Recycling is more vital than ever at Christmas, with so much extra waste. According to an article about Christmas packaging by GWP, an extra 30% of rubbish is produced and discarded throughout the festive period when compared with the rest of the year. It’s easy to overlook the importance of disposing of waste correctly during […]... Read More

Be a Recycling Superhero! Sep 20, 2021

National Recycling Week runs from September 20-26th this year with the theme of ‘Step It Up this Recycle Week’. This theme has been chosen to rally a movement in combating the Climate Crisis. The significance of this week will resonate with many of us with an interest in going green and living a more sustainable […]... Read More

Gearing Up For The Great British Food Festival! Sep 09, 2021

If your tummy has been rumbling rather loudly of late, we’ve got some excellent tidings just for you – The Great British Food Festival (GBFF) is back with a serious vengeance, so there’s no need to ever go hungry again! Much like all our favourite events of the last 18 months or so, the festival […]... Read More

Some Kind Of Blue… 5 Interior Design Tips! Jul 30, 2021

Colour psychology is a fascinating concept in interior design. The shades we have in our living spaces make a huge difference to how we feel when we’re at home. We’re loving that blue is having a serious moment right now when it comes to home interiors. It’s such a versatile colour, with so many different […]... Read More

Bust Your Home Cleaning With These Top Tips! Jul 09, 2021

There’s nothing worse than having a dusty germ-ridden house, is there? Tidy space, tidy mind, or so they say… but because we all lead such hectic, busy lives these days, it can actually be easier said than done to keep on top of all that cleaning. It often feels like you’ve only just put the […]... Read More

The Kitchen Pantry Is Staging A Comeback! Jun 25, 2021

Interior design trends come and go, and while you’re sure to want to incorporate some of them into your home from time to time, it’s generally a wiser idea to avoid anything too trendy, as the transient nature of some new ideas means your home can look quite dated quite quickly if you’re not careful. […]... Read More

Raise Your Glass! English Wine Week Is Here! Jun 14, 2021

Is there anything better than kicking back at the end of a long day, with a glass of wine in your hand and the warm summer sun on your face? Well, if this sounds like your idea of heaven, then you’re in for a treat this June, with English Wine Week taking place between June […]... Read More

Bin Bags At The Ready! It’s The Great British Spring Clean! Jun 01, 2021

We’ve seen a beautiful change in the weather over the last few days, which has been incredibly welcome after one of the wettest Mays on record – so we can finally get outside and enjoy some lovely fresh air, out in the sunshine. While you’re out there, enjoying the countryside and coastline, you could join […]... Read More

Could You Go A Whole Week Without Sugar? May 27, 2021

World Hunger Day 2021 is just a few short days away, taking place on May 28th this year, helping to raise awareness of the fact that there are nearly 800 million people all over the world who don’t have enough food to eat – quite an eye-opening figure. The aim of the initiative – launched […]... Read More

5 Veggie Recipes To Tantalise Your Tastebuds May 07, 2021

We hope you’re all gearing up to take part in this year’s National Vegetarian Week, which is starting on May 10th and going on until the 16th – the perfect opportunity to find all sorts of new and delicious recipes you might not have tried before. They say that the more colourful your plate is, […]... Read More

The Chelsea Flower Is Postponed – But Don’t Despair, Yet! Apr 28, 2021

We’re fast approaching the magical month of May, when spring really has sprung, the weather is warm, the smiles are broad… and the Chelsea Flower Show takes place each and every year. Except for this year, unfortunately, as a result of the global pandemic and the ongoing uncertainty surrounding the crisis, which has convinced the […]... Read More

Have You Had Your Dose Of Vitamin G? Apr 23, 2021

This year’s National Gardening Week is just around the proverbial corner, taking place between April 26th and May 2nd, which means that there’s no time like the present to sit down and have a think about how you want to mark the occasion. Even if you don’t have a garden or patio, you can still […]... Read More

How to Reduce Food Waste…. In 4 Easy Steps! Mar 30, 2021

We’re all aware of how our actions can impact the environment, and most of us try to make sustainable choices where we can. All of our behaviours and purchase decisions make a difference to the planet. Every time we buy something, it sends a message to manufacturer to make more of that item. Every time […]... Read More

Recycling Tips To Mark Earth Hour 2021 Mar 17, 2021

Earth Hour 2021 takes place on March 27th – which is tomorrow! So there’s no time like the present to really sit down and have a think about how we can all reduce our impact on the planet and try to make our home a better place for all, working in harmony with the environment, […]... Read More

8 Ideas on How You Can Make Recycling Easier Nov 10, 2020

Recycling is an exceptionally important part of our waste removal routines, especially given how many of us are working from home now and generating more waste. Currently, the UK recycles just under half of its waste, according to GPT Waste, and with so much more waste being generated in ordering deliveries, it is important to […]... Read More

7 Common Recycling Mistakes We Make At Home Nov 04, 2020

All your recycling needs to be sorted before it can be collected and processed properly, and some common mistakes are made...... Read More

Household Recycling On The Rise During The Pandemic! Oct 30, 2020

In a rare piece of good news, it seems that household recycling rates are on the increase in some parts of the UK, with new research revealing that eight out of ten councils have seen a hike in the amount of waste being collected since the outbreak. Figures from the Local Government Association (LGA) show […]... Read More

5 Tips for Great Home Hygiene Oct 04, 2020

The constant cleaning routine is neccersary but can become annoying, but there are steps you can take for a more contactless home.... Read More

The EKO X Cube Perfectly Summed Up Oct 01, 2020

A fantastic review of our X Cube Recycling Bin by Jan from The EKO X Cube Bin: State of the art recycling bin that combines style, hygiene and convenience. Our EKO X Cube recycling bin is a state of the art recycling bin and is perfect for busy families needing a hygienic, quick and […]... Read More

EKO’s Key Worker Special Offer Scheme Jun 04, 2020

THANK YOU NHS STAFF & KEY WORKERS EKO can not thank you enough for all of the incredible work you are continuing to do to keep the nation safe. As a thank you to our fantastic NHS staff and frontline workers EKO are offering a ‘Key Workers Special Offer Scheme’. As a key worker you […]... Read More

EKO iMira Tested by Beauty Blogger Georgina Grogen Jun 03, 2020

Good lighting is essential when doing your makeup. In the past, I’ve bought and used many different light-up mirrors, but I’ve never got exactly what I needed. They have always been too low down, needed new batteries every 5 minutes, or have a long bunky cable that needed to be plugged in constantly to use […]... Read More

Tech spy magazine: THE BEST SPRING CLEANING GADGETS May 21, 2020

We are at this time of the year again… There are lots of little cleaning tasks some of us inevitably put off all year, but it is now time for a good Spring Cleaning! For those who are wanting to do anything but cleaning, there’s a lot of cool new technology to help you make […]... Read More

How to clean and disinfect your kitchen May 20, 2020

The Express have released a fantastic article on how to clean and disinfect the most germ-ridden parts of your kitchen and proudly features our EKO Deluxe Phantom Sensor bin. Cleaning has never been more important since the outbreak of Coronavirus. However research reveals that many areas of the home are being overlooked and are not […]... Read More

EKO Mirage X Sensor Bin – Review by Lifestyle & Luxuries May 07, 2020

This beautiful sleek Mirage X Sensor Bin by Eko Home is part of an innovative range of bins to suit your needs including various recycling design options. I have a lot of good things to report about this bin and can make a good comparison using first hand experience. Firstly look at the beautiful shine – it’s […]... Read More

The Deluxe Phantom Bin Top Rated by Expert Reviews Jan 17, 2020

Proud to announce our EKO Deluxe Phantom Recycling Sensor Bin claimed the No.1 spot in The Best Kitchen Bins To Buy by Expert Reviews. We love the EKO recycling bin because it has it all. The 20+20l capacity is spacious, yet somehow still slimline and the brushed chrome exterior looks incredibly stylish while also being […]... Read More

The Test Pit Tried & Tested Galleria Sensor Bin Review Jan 13, 2020

The Test Pit: is a place where all manner of things get tested… often to destruction. Gadgets, technology, toys, and clothing – all are fair game in the Pit. Their reviews are honest, jargon-free, and funny. With this in mind we invited The Test Pit to test out our Galleria Sensor Bin. We can certainly […]... Read More

Christmas Gift Guide for Disabled People Dec 17, 2019

Thank you to plus size fashion, beauty and lifestyle blogger ‘She Might Be Loved’ for featuring our EKO Galleria Sensor Bin in her amazing Christmas Gift Guide for Disabled People. As written by Georgina Grogan: If your friend is into smart technology around the house then why not go practical with it too? A motion […]... Read More

Deluxe Phantom Review from Simply Emma Disability Blogger Nov 11, 2019

We’ve received a fantastic review from one of the UK’s leading disability bloggers – We are so proud that our EKO Sensor Bins are able to help make everyday tasks easier for people with disabilities. Thank you Emma for your review ?... Read More

EKO Exhibiting At Canton Fair Oct 09, 2019

EKO are proud to be exhibiting. Join us at the Canton Fair to see more innovation, designed with beauty and intelligence in our heart! Read More

EKO Announced as a Finalist at the 2019 UK Houswares Awards Jul 25, 2019

Team EKO is delighted to announce that we are finalists in the #HousewaresAwards19 for the new Deluxe Phantom Recycling Bin! These awards are the truly the Oscars of the Housewares industry in the UK, so we’re very excited indeed. Thank you to Progressive Housewares and congratulations to all the other amazing finalists! #ekohomeuk #recycling... Read More

John Lewis Launch April 2019 Apr 17, 2019

EKO is launching in John Lewis! ? A unique range of clever new recycling bins and award-winning motion sensor bins will now be stocked in all John Lewis stores, and with much more to come. It’s been a labour of love from all the EKO team over the past few months, Here are a few […]... Read More

Latest Innovation Mar 15, 2019

One of the most talked about items at our recent show in Frankfurt was the beautiful new EKO Morandi Sensor Bin. This has a premium soft, stylish and ergonomic design with a small carry handle – so it both looks great and is also very convenient to move around. Like many EKO bins, it offers […]... Read More

Ambiente homeware Mar 15, 2019

Another amazing exhibition at this year’s Ambiente homeware event in Frankfurt! Hundreds of visitors over five days, giving an outstanding response to the new products coming to the UK. The big highlight was certainly the award-winning range of new sensor bins and other smart home technology. Hall 12.1 Booth E17 has been buzzing! Thank you […]... Read More

International Home & Housewares Show, Chicago 2-5 March Mar 02, 2019

Another weekend, another show! This time, the EKO team is exhibiting at the huge International Home & Housewares Show in Chicago. We’ll be displaying many exciting new products, as well as favourites & best sellers from our existing award-winning range. So if you’re visiting the show then please come say hello to us. James, Stacy, […]... Read More