More Tactile Materials Are Needed In Our Interior Environments

Architects and interior designers need to incorporate more sustainable materials that add a sense of comfort and warmth to workplaces and homes.  With so many hard finishes being utilized in today’s  … [Read more...]

Helpful Solutions for New Carpeting in Apartments

Do not get too excited about an apartment or condominium for lease that is available with new carpet. As a certified sustainable interior designer, I design new and renovate fine homes, multi-family … [Read more...]

Why Biophilic Design Is Important In Our Interior Environments

“Biophilic design” is known as a close relative to “green design”. Biophila is the innate craving and draw to nature and the need for it to surround us by means of sunlight, plant life, natural … [Read more...]

Protect Your Health at Home with Sustainable Wood Furniture

Invest in solid wood furniture that is made with sustainable materials and has little or no toxic finishes. Bookcases, desks, dressers and other wood furniture may appear to look like solid wood but … [Read more...]

Contemporary Window Treatments Should Be Green by Design

Window treatments are intended to help control the amount of heat gain or loss through windows. Their insulating and light blocking properties help to reduce heating and cooling loads.Today’s … [Read more...]