When a house is like a car & answers to other frequently asked questions

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When you have a full team, including a designer, each person focuses on their strengths and areas of expertise. With more engagement, more personalized service and more personalized results, you will be happier with your choices and your house will feel more like your home.

The Low Down on What Mattress Manufacturers Don’t Disclose About Their Products

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The quality of your mattress has a significant impact on the restfulness of your sleep.

Eco-Friendly Custom Cabinetry: What to Look For in Your Design

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You don’t have to sacrifice style to have environmentally friendly kitchen cabinets. Here’s everything you need to know to choose eco-friendly custom cabinetry.

Hiring a Green Design Interior Designer – 5 Questions to Ask

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Ask these 5 questions of any green interior designer you’re thinking of hiring for home renovations.

Creating a High-End, Green Kitchen

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By Jane Blanchard Creating a more energy-efficient home can go way beyond the conventional ideas like light bulbs, Energy Star appliances, and tankless water heaters. Needless to say, you’ve already mastered going green in these aspects, and you’re ready to take it to the next level by also achieving an ambiance of luxury and taste. […]

Eco-friendly Furnishings: Combine Function and Quality with Style

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There is no need today to sacrifice your green leanings in the name of quality. Find eco-friendly furnishings and flaunt your style.

Going Green with Heirloom Furniture

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Going for eco-friendly interior design can be as simple as hanging onto your heirloom pieces, which already count as green furnishings.

Elegant and Eco-Friendly Water Fixtures

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Luxury and responsibility: Thanks to the expanding line of EPA-approved WaterSense certified fixtures, you can replace your kitchen and bathroom fixtures with water-conserving faucets that still have the elegant style you enjoy. Yes, you can go green without sacrificing your personal style, your convenience or your luxury. Benefits of an eco friendly faucet  A faucet with […]

Is Concrete Right For Your Home?

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Stained and polished concrete is a gorgeous material that can be used in so many ways and create a unique look for your home- but it isn’t the right choice for everyone.  You may be intrigued by what you’ve seen on television or in design magazines and even on this blog, and you might be […]

Tips for Creating an Eco-friendly Bathroom

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One of my favorite blog sites is Inhabitat.com because of the variety of eco-friendly topics they cover.  Bathroom design is a key factor to consider when going for a sustainable home. This recent post about making your bathroom more eco-friendly is great- it really does cover the top reasons (and ways) to make the most used room […]