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Everyday Home Must-Haves Beg for a Makeover
The Nest's much-improved take on the thermostat has us pondering reinventions of other necessities around the house
"home product designs drive you insane? I know I've been tempted to chuck my cable... easy-to-use product with lessons for the future of home automation. If Fadell and Rogers... venting product I find quite unattractive is the side vent on the exterior of homes... maid. The PRODUCTION that is the hose storage, dragging it around corners, makes a... realistic products that not only make life easier but, save electricity and water would..."
3-D Printing Takes Furnishings to New Heights at ICFF 2013
See how three-dimensional printing, laser cutting and other innovative technologies are changing the face of furnishings
"mass production. But with lower costs and greater accessibility, mass production... and home products. Plus, all the designs are amaazing. Wow plus Awesome plus Futuristic... high end production units. You can even build your own fairly easily from kits. I am... final products," says Nervous System's production and retail manager, Lia Beauchemin... personalized products. The booth shows off unique home products like Orb lamps ($169 to..."
Go for the Glow: Mother-of-Pearl Shines Around the Home
Illuminate your interior designs with ethereally iridescent mother-of-pearl tiles, flooring, accents and more
"made this product even more accessible and economical. "Mother-of-pearl" is the common... range of products. Mother-of-pearl tiles, wallpaper and countertops can adorn a space... particular product you could google the image section ( you would search for 'mother of... right product picture. I've had 24 inch concrete tiles (with mother of pearl and... finished product! Hey, great minds think alike! We fell in love with this mother-of-pearl..."
Modko Litter Boxes Address the Mess
"the pet product market. Teper and designer Rich Williams are the founders of Modko... New York product design company best known for its award-winning litter box, the ModKat... on Ikea products to hide the litter box that are way better priced than a the "you... recommend this product. I have a top entry litter box called "Clever Cat" that cost around... into this product really makes a difference. They even put my pic on their Facebook gallery..."
Ecofriendly Kitchen: Recycled Tile for Backsplashes
Pick a popular look for your kitchen backsplash design and go green as well, with beautiful tiles made from recycled materials
"in the production of conventional tiles, and sometimes in the manufacturing of other... other products *Postconsumer: This can come from unusual sources like old, inefficient... com/our-products/adhesives-tools-misc/kitchen-palette/ its basically a new product... "Eco-Thinking" products), is made from 21 percent postindustrial recycled content, including... Glasstile's products contain recycled content, which ranges from 30 to 97 percent of the..."
Easy Green: 5 Ecofriendly Paint Companies
Dizzy spells and headaches, begone. Be kinder to your health and the environment with these safer paint choices for your interior decorating
"paint products are made with volatile organic compounds (VOCs) that release toxins... paint products on the market go a step further with reduced levels of VOCs. To learn... cleaning products. Farrow and Ball I like DuraSoy paints from Eco Safety Products www... from soy products and paints like an oil-based paint, but with water cleanup. Best... no VOC products. Most all the colors from the current COLOR tint system are available..."
Tastemakers: Object Creative
"their products with a bit of humor. Object Creative's designs certainly pay tribute... Their products are simple, playful, and decidedly different. Since Jonah has experience... every product has an impact, and product design is responding by using materials... lot more products showcasing craftsmanship even at a level of mass production. Modern... started in product design? What is it about home design that inspires you?A: We both grew..."
Know Your House: What Makes Up a Floor Structure
Avoid cracks, squeaks and defects in your home's flooring by understanding the components — diagrams included
"the mass production of framing lumber was the development of mass-produced nails. No... the mass production of dimensional lumber and nails, the wood-frame structure became... Crapboard products, love to burn fast in house fires, another reason I deam of stone... these products and you should check with Porcelanosa as well. I would agree with... efficient product if you are looking at economy. ICF's trap the thermal sink (concrete)..."
Design Tastemaker: Sian Zeng's Magical Prints
"in the products she designs. "Design and art were something I was always interested... expanding her products to speak to a young, mobile demographic with ever-changing decor needs... beautiful product. Somebody has already taken the Sian Zeng username so I will be Xiang... ideas into products so that other people can also experience the stories. With my magnetic..."
Get Stone and Ceramic Surfaces Super Clean
Keep your kitchen or bathroom looking as good as on installation day with the right cleaning methods for counters and tiles
"cleaning products and methods with them," she says. "Don't assume that they know the... method or product for a particular surface." Here are a few tips on how to clean different... the best product to use is food grade mineral oil mixed with beeswax. Clapham's makes... makes one product and HBM Bee's Oil makes another. It makes the finish look great. What..."
Glimpse Design's Imagined Future in 'Oblivion'
Postapocalyptic living spaces in the clouds take flight with midcentury modern influences in Tom Cruise's latest movie
"Oblivion production designer Darren Gilford. In designing such a futuristic place, he... and his production team built a future way of life for a character without a real home... affected the production designer's style at home, Gilford says, "I'm very cognizant of my... that the production team look to Julius Shulman's iconic photography for inspiration... decades. The production designers were tasked with creating the futuristic evolution of..."
Timeless Design: Thonet's Bistro Chair
Modern Icons: Jens Risom Chairs
Fashioning Interiors Part 1: How to Turn Your Home Into a Supermodel
The Poop Scoop: Enrich Your Soil With Good Old Manure
Get over the ick factor already — this natural super-ingredient for soil has so many benefits, you'll wonder why you ever went chemical