26 eco fur Stories
My Houzz: An Animal Lover's Texas Sanctuary
Dogs, cats and horses enjoy an idyllic temporary refuge here, but the eco-minded home has a permanent place in its owner's heart
"but the eco-minded home has a permanent place in its owner's heart... design an eco- and animal-friendly home with a stunning view. A screened-in porch, a... Pet fur means constant vacuuming and cleaning on any surface. Just because a surface... surface fur will move around with any wind currents where it will tend to stay put... wearing more fur than the animal. groovygranny- We have mostly carpet now and would like..."
Kitchen of the Week: Whimsical and Modern in Houston
"gold in eco-friendliness and creative style... style, eco-friendly elements and function for a family with three growing girls. The... is all eco-friendly fluorescent lighting — the team worked hard to elevate the lighting... out the eco-friendly factors in the space. Dishwasher: GE Profile 24" Built-In Dis... work. Furring it down gave an opportunity to play with circles and curves in the... Warm and Eco-Friendly UpdateBright Mid-Century RemodelCreative, Colorful, and Modern..."
AIASF Marin Home Tour: The Hillside House
Kitchen of the Week: Big, Bold and Red in Texas
A cheerful red island, accessories with patina, and custom cabinetry give this 1960s kitchen a modern update
How to Choose the Perfect Bedsheets
Don't lose any shut-eye over scratchy or ill-fitting sheets; our mini guide to materials, thread count and fit will help you sleep tight
"cat's fur. Question - my Maine Coon cat sleeps with me, there's no changing that... (dark) fur gets all over everything on the bed (yes, I'm good about grooming him often)... pills, his fur clings, doesn't completely come out in the washer or dryer. I purposely... sucking in fur all night (he sometimes sleeps on the pillow, sometimes curled around me... with this fur issue on bedding? I've got brand new bedding to put on, but have been..."
15 Ways to Design an Easy-Clean Home
Spend more time doing what you love with these pointers for minimizing cleaning needs throughout the entire house
"bits of fur, they never marked the carpet. Again the fur was much easier to vacuum... white fur! You can be sure that the title of this article caught my attention! I... are just fur catchers. So, I keep it fairly minimal and it helps a lot. ginnybalf... animal fur and the pine needles & wet, tracked in dirt, the Roomba would chug along... picking fur out of its little roller brushes, so I don't think time was saved overall..."
What You Need to Know About Dust and How to Fight It
11 Reasons to Love Wall-to-Wall Carpeting Again
My Houzz: Lighthearted Charm Boosts a 1920s Bungalow
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
10 Tips for a More Peaceful Home
Turn your everyday living space into a serene retreat by clearing visual distractions, softening your lighting and more
Your Floors: Zebra, Tiger, and Teak Wood, Oh, My!
See 6 Yards Transformed by Losing Their Lawns
Wondering whether a turf lawn is the best use of your outdoor space? These homeowners did, and they found creative alternatives
What to Know Before You Buy Teak Outdoor Furniture
Learn about finishes, weathering, care and that age-old oil debate to get the teak furnishings that suit you best
Choose Your Own Spring Cleaning Plan
Instead of trying to do it all — and ending up doing nothing — pick a cleaning approach that suits your motivation