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Get a Soft Spot for Sea-Glass Green
Soften a room's look by washing its walls in this delightfully airy shade, no sand in your shoes required
"crowning sea-glass green — like Benjamin Moore's Palladian Blue HC-144 and Sherwin-Williams'... architecture, sea-glass green especially shines in light-filled spaces. Bright white ceilings... iams' Sea Salt 6204 — as 2013's top interior paint color. This popular hue is a soft... sky, the green of the ocean and the opalescence of a pearl. Appropriate in all types... LOVE sea glass green!! Some of the sea colors are pretty vibrant, like a sunny day..."
Insulation Basics: What to Know About Spray Foam
Learn what exactly spray foam is, the pros and cons of using it and why you shouldn’t mess around with installation
"spray foam is, the pros and cons of using it and why you shouldn’t mess around with... polyurethane foam (SPF), which, at least in North America, is fast becoming one of the most... spray foam. However now that we tried spray foam we would only use spray foam insulation... spray foamed in. But the foam is so easy to slice thru with a box knife that it's... open cell foam and cellulose in our new construction. Foamed the inside roof deck and..."
Houzz Tour: Sea Ranch Gets a New LEED Platinum Neighbor
"plus it's Sea Ranch. People build and live in Sea Ranch as much for the mind set about... does LOOK green, that is all I have to say I've been lucky enough to stay at Sea Ranch... motives of Sea Ranch's "notoriously strict planning council." No eave on a sloped roof... work in sea ranch.. Clean a house right down the way from this one. Always wanted to... question Sea Ranch,....very telling that "preeminent builder Hilmer had to take a crash..."
Great Design Plant: Sea Holly
Its spiky appearance can be intimidating at first, but sea holly's range of climate tolerances and vivid color make it a landscape winner
"first, but sea holly's range of climate tolerances and vivid color make it a landscape... known as sea holly, may appear anything but inviting at first, but on closer inspection... since. Sea holly has a long history of cultivation, and recent trending in foraged... Asia, sea holly thrives in many climates.... of the bed with something almost as tall in front of it. Their cut flowers are great... thistle, sea holly is identified by its spiny leaves and cone-shape flowers. Sea holly..."
Cast Away for South Seas Style
Oh, to be in Tahiti right now. The next best thing: tips from South Seas resorts to create that lovely getaway feel at home
"South Seas resorts to create that lovely getaway feel at home... South Seas bungalows are, for the most part, built from materials plucked from within... South Seas bungalows and picked up some style tips that'll transform a room, making... facing the sea...great memories there ! Love Ninamu..Kudos to him for being so earth friendly... Sea grass cloth wallpaper has a subtler thatched look. Sea grass is a star on the..."
Considering Concrete Floors? 3 Green-Minded Questions to Ask
Learn what’s in your concrete and about sustainability to make a healthy choice for your home and the earth
"wear pad foam sandals or flip-flops around.... so I don't worry about wear and tear... - like foam insulation it is a viable option but hardly a one size fits all cure all... small sea sponge pounced on the two colors in sections - using a craft fine mist... used a green metallic craft paint in the hall bath Make sure you use Olympic Water... seating and beds where we can frequently take a load off our feet? I do have an indoor-outdoor..."
Natural Beds: How to Shop for a Greener Mattress
"unusual) green beds being made today, and determine which is the right bed for you.... latex, foam, horsehair, coco fiber and even seaweed, wading through all of the natural... natural bed by reading up on all of the basics right here: what all of those labels... inside), foam or latex, and stuffed (like a futon). Among these types there is a lot... OUR OWN GREEN ENERGY to make our green bedding. We installed a system to generate 100%..."
Houzz Tour: Small Changes Earn a Top Green Rating
Remodeling for energy efficiency and sustainability within a quaint town's codes wins LEED platinum certification for a midcentury home
"y-the-Sea in California has a set of midcentury homes, but according to architect... creating a green home, the LEED points started adding up. "We abided by Carmel's residential... Carmel-by-the-Sea, California Size: 1,843 square feet That's interesting: This is the first... things "green" when really being green is living with what we have and wearing it out... showcases of "green" remodels or new builds. Is this how conspicuous consumption eases its..."
Color Guide: How to Work With Green
"as many green hues as leaves in a forest, it's easy to find one that grows on you... yellow-greens and blue-greens and gray-greens. There are warm greens and cool greens... light greens and dark greens. Jade, emerald, grass, sea, leaf, viridian ... even... kelly green and hunter green barely even get along. What green you choose will... yellow make green. If only it were that simple. Green comes in nearly infinite hues, shades..."
Easy Green: 23 Ways to Reduce Waste at Home
Pick from this plethora of earth-friendly ideas to send less to the landfill and keep more money in your pocket
"out at sea are real issues, but it can be hard to know where to start if you want... stalwarts of green advice are to not idle your car and to not keep your phone charger plugged... making any green changes if you don't simply begin by jumping in there and making a few... of how green it is when shopping at your local farmers market. There are intangibles... very not-green! I have found that whatever you are done with someone else could possibly..."
Dreaming in Color: 8 Gorgeously Green Bedrooms
Bring in a bold splash of watery blue-green or a slice of soft celery for a colorful yet sleep-friendly sanctuary
"watery blue-green or a slice of soft celery for a colorful yet sleep-friendly sanctuary... Green runs the gamut from cooler, blue-tinged jade greens to warmer, citrusy yel... yellow-greens. Cooler greens tend to make us feel relaxed and soothed — conducive to... out of bed in the morning, you can look to green for help. I've gathered an assortment... Warmer greens, especially the bolder hues, can help us wake up and feel more energized..."
6 Green-Roof Myths, Busted
Leaky, costly, a pain to maintain ... nope, nope and nope. Get the truth about living roofs and see examples from simple to elaborate
"Green roofs, living roofs, vegetated roofs, ecoroofs — whatever you want to call... that green roofs are only for ecobuffs, they're high maintenance and they're ex... common green-roof myths and see if they, er, hold any water.... of a green roof. Anyone got advice about implementing green roofs in Perth, Western... Love green roofs. Great article! Your discussion about green roofs in arid climates... from the green roofs, phosphorous in the green roof runoff was very similar to the loading..."
Easy Green: The Ecofriendly Nursery
Going green in the nursery isn't as hard as you may think, with more options than ever for ecofriendly furniture, floors and paint
"Going green in the nursery isn't as hard as you may think, with more options than... going green can at times seem like a burden. It needn't be. In fact, I found that... to go green in the nursery, I felt a deep sense of relief, and I think you will too... this: A green nursery is a simple nursery. Reusing or revamping old furniture you have... them as bed skirts or curtains. Babies can scoot over to the edges as they sleep and..."
Easy Green: 9 Low-Cost Ways to Insulate Windows and Doors
Block drafts to boost both warmth and energy savings with these inexpensive but effective insulating strategies
"single bed quilts and use them as drapes and people are always asking us where did... seal;--it just foamed so much we couldn't open the door and had to chisel it out!!!---and... rigid foam insulation board and press fitted it in the opening and this sits behind... insulating foam panels to size (to cover the bottom half of the windows) and covered them... can buy foam pads to put between the wall and outlet cover. Thank you for these great..."
Living Roofs Crown Green Design
Living roofs save energy, improve air, water, curb appeal — and the view from above doesn't hurt either
"window? A green roof — one covered with living plants — might be just what you've been... living green roof instead of the familiar dead, impermeable, heat-absorbing, fast-shedding... Living green plants convert carbon dioxide to sugars, producing oxygen as a byproduct... areas. A green roof's plants and soil slow both the rate and the energy of runoff. *Enhanced... soil in a green roof absorb and break down pollutants in rainwater. The slower flow rate..."