In today’s stressful
world of increasing prices, EcoEdge Design can help save you
money and bring tranquility to your life.
We offer sustainable environmental design and
consultation services for homes, gardens, farms, and water
systems as well as consultancy for prospective land and
home buyers. We are also happy to assist NGOs with
overseas or domestic projects, including educational
How do we do it?
We plan out your
project using the sustainable design science of
permaculture. With each design we
1. Interview you
and visit your site in person to collect data.
2. Analyse the
site data and conduct any research needed.
3. Desired what
elements are needed in your plan to achieve your
4. Place the
elements in the design for maximum efficiency and
5. Can help
implement the design and assist with any planting
6. Will advise
you on the long-term care of the site and show you how to
deal with potential problems.
A typical urban
plan on an existing home might include inexpensive solar
reflectors to boost the home’s natural solar gain, living
windbreaks to improve the home’s energy efficiency and
protect plants, rainwater harvesting systems connected to
dripline irrigation to make watering easier, and a thickly
sheet-mulched garden seeded with beneficial mycelium to
help protect the plants from disease and boost their
Plans for farmers include drought-proofing
strategies, erosion and salinisation prevention and
nitrogen-fixing windbreaks that can lead to up to 20%
increases in livestock weight, up to 45% increase in corn
yields, 60 to 70% increase in alfalfa yields and up to 30%
increases in wheat yields. Modern farms face the problem
of soil loss through wind and water erosion. We not only
tackle erosion problems, we design systems
that build rich, healthy soil.