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Upholstery choices - which fabric type will you choose?

Now we’re talking!  A full profile of the best fabrics to use on your sofa, chair or ottoman.

O Ecotextiles has complied a great resource I’m excited to use on my next remodel!   16 more words

Green Design

RAD INTERIOR. The hut on sleds.

When you set sights on this amazing little project you can smell the salt in the air, feel the warmth of the sun on your skin and you get an overall sense of sweet, sweet freedom. 219 more words

Interior Design

Sofa fabric - a vital decision

Are you enjoying these sofa posts from O Ecotextiles as much as I am?!  Learning the frame, filling and covering options has been very educational and inspirational. 30 more words

Green Design

RU Sustainability Efforts Profiled in Chicago Tribune, LA Times, and ChicagoInno Articles

Roosevelt’s sustainability efforts, plans, and accomplishments have been getting a good amount of positive press lately in the wake of the university’s releasing its first Strategic Sustainability Plan in June. 137 more words

News

Top Billing Visits the Gorgeous Green House

The Gorgeous Green House  will be making her TV debut this Thursday 16 July via the very glamorous No.1 South African magazine programme Top Billing. ( 07:30 p.m. 267 more words

Good to Live Green: Practical tips for building a green home

With sustainability becoming the pivot of development dialogue around the world and India, nations across globe are penning down sectoral plans to drive sustainability.

Construction & infrastructure together as a sector has a very important role in driving the sustainability agenda, especially for countries like India where the real estate industry is expected to expand with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 11.2 per cent. 418 more words

Sustainability

Designers have the possibility to reduce climate change but choose not to!!!

In such a complex sector as the building industry, governments are faced with the challenge to implement building policies that will reduce carbon emissions through energy efficient buildings . 488 more words

Architecture