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Start small. Start here.

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Sustainable everyday. Start small.​

Sometimes we don’t know where to start when it comes to living sustainably or think that small actions don’t matter. But the fact is that no step is too small to start a sustainable life at home. ​

DVALA fitted sheet on a bed setting with a KNIXHULT lamp on the side.
MISTERHULT pendant lamp on a small kitchen.

Energy and water savings. Start here.

Our co-workers, Reno, Mandy, and Evita started with little actions to save water and electricity at home. Good for saving a little money, and good for the planet. Watch.​

Sustainable living. Start now.

Here are more practical ideas that can make your home more sustainable – both to save you money and to help preserve precious resources. Start here. Read on.​

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#StartSmallStartHere Challenge - Instagram contest

How do you start small to be more sustainable at home? Show us through your social media posts and get a chance to be one of the 5 winners of ₱5,000 worth of IKEA Gift Cards.

Start inspiring others with your small sustainable actions!

How to join

  1. Show us the small acts that you do at home to be more sustainable. It can be through a photo, video or reels.
  2. Upload it on your Instagram feed and tag #StartSmallStartHere, #IKEAPhilippines, and @ikeaphilippines from April 7 to April 21, 2022.
  3. 5 winners of ₱5,000 IKEA Gift card will be announced on April 28, 2022.