Ecological and accessible rooms in Solre le Chateau

Contribute to sustainable development and respect for the environment:

Maintenance of the house with ecological and biological products
Wastewater treatment with reed beds
Use of eco-labeled at the home improvement materials ( water paint …)
Give new life to old materials : terracotta tiles in the courtyard , renovation doors and oak staircase, conservation of old tiles and marble fireplaces and oak.
Getting appearance and renovation of the wooden frame of oak in 2 of the 4 bedrooms
Heating and domestic hot water through a boiler Shreds charming wood from our meadows
Practice of organic farming : production of organic milk at the farm , meadows surround the garden
Bedding , bed linen and towels are made ​​from organic cotton
Controlled energy consumption : thermostatic valves on radiators, thermostat remote , LED bulbs and low power consumption

Respect Nature :

Planting native species
Let grass grow rectangles for biodiversity : mowing differentiated
Do not use pesticides or herbicides
Fertilize the garden and the garden with our compost
Install nesting boxes for swallows, chickadees and other birds

Respect Rights:

Planting an organic vegetable garden
Support AMAP and cooking with organic and local produce
Working with rural stakeholders : local and organic producers ( organic markets Avesnois )

 Improved accessiblity :

Install handrails on each step or staircase
Color contrasts for outlets and switches
Contrasting color to each riser
Nosing and grip tape on each step
Demarcation of crawling through walls wall friezes , demarcation on shower walls up to 1.10m and 1.60m
Bar in showers and bar lift in the toilet
Access to the house facilitated by a parking place close ( no steps )
Laying roller blinds to allow light to filter or sieve