The Benefits of Eco-Friendly Outdoor Furniture Thumbnail

When we think about investing in eco-friendly furniture, we're generally thinking about indoor furniture. But when buying outdoor furniture, it is still important to consider eco-friendly materials. Here's some great information about what to look for when shopping for green outdoor furniture, and why how these materials compare to traditional outdoor furniture. Presented By Trex [...]

3 Designers Who Set the Bar for Mid-Century Modern Design Thumbnail

Design does not necessarily require reinventing the wheel, and successful designers understand the importance of using the techniques of the designers who went before them to create something better. It is the job of a good designer to build on the work that has gone before and elevate it to a new ergonomic and aesthetic [...]

How to Add Hollywood Glam to Your Room Thumbnail

I love my home as much as the next person. But sometimes, I wish it was a bit more...well...glamourous. Of course, with children — and all the toys and stuff that come with them — glamour isn't high on our list of priorities. Still, there are small ways to add Hollywood glitz and glam to [...]

New Year, New You: Green Sleep Could be a Game Changer Thumbnail

Have you ever thought about how much time we spend in bed? According to the National Center on Sleep Disorders Research, we spend 33 percent of our lives asleep. That is a lot of time spent in bed, and if you're sleeping on a traditional mattress, that also means a lot of time exposed to [...]

Buy a Home or Build a Home: Which is Greener? Thumbnail

My husband and I have a vision board posted in our kitchen. On it are all the things we want out of life, from the building my husband would like to buy to house his dream business to a multi-million dollar check to plans for the dream house we'd like to build. We've always had [...]