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A Japanese Garden
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Sustainable gardening
Water feature, decor, sustainable garden
Sustainable garden
“all pics in this, water features, dry riverbed” — Kristi Barnewolt
Dyna Contracting
6 Reviews
Dyna - Portage Bay
Ideabooks2,250
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in New Zealand, by David Trubridge Design.A new world mix of old world skills and craftsmanship, sustainability of materials and purity combined with some high-tech genius. Using timber from sustainably managed plantations, all pieces are designed to use the mini
Marmoleum is also a sustainable product. Great idea!
“Concrete floor” — jarquin
Broadmore Builders, LLC
Staircase - Whole House Remodel
Ideabooks10,366
Questions6
Style Secret: Sustainable WoodsEnvironmentally friendly woods take a few major forms. There are easily renewable materials such as bamboo, which grow so quickly that they don't incur problems with deforestation. There are conventional and exotic woods grown in carefully managed, sustainable forests and
retailer for more details. The National Resources Defense Council (NRDC) is a good source for information about tropical and other woods for which sustainability tends to be an issue.
“Rail and stairway” — catmini1
Buckminster Green LLC
9 Reviews
Chestnut Hill kitchen
Ideabooks2,161
Questions6
The doors, shelves and cabinet boxes are all made from bamboo plywood. Bamboo is a grass that grows quickly, and it is a sustainable substitute for wood from trees. Sustainability is all in the details, though, so do your homework to make sure the life-cycle costs of the product are indeed less than
SustainabilityIn recent years attention has turned to the glues in plywood, and what fumes the product is off-gassing into our homes when used inside. To reduce harmful VOCs, look for plywood with glues that have no added urea-formaldehyde. The plywood used in the construction of the cabinets in this
“Idea” — Babs Singh
Fivedot Design Build
4 Reviews
The Orchard
Ideabooks3,392
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This single family home in the Greenlake neighborhood of Seattle is a modern home with a strong emphasis on sustainability. The house includes a rainwater harvesting system that supplies the toilets and laundry with water. On-site storm water treatment, native and low maintenance plants reduce the site
Sustainable, nice use of tanks. Simple.
This single family home in the Greenlake neighborhood of Seattle is a modern home with a strong emphasis on sustainability. The house includes a rainwater harvesting system that supplies the toilets and laundry with water. On-site storm water treatment, native and low maintenance plants reduce the site
"We wanted to create a house that didn't hide its sustainable features but shows them off proudly, as design features that add to its unique and intensely local quality," says Ingram. Instead of hiding the
“they show off the water collection system by shamelessly putting the concrete front and center. I w” — boobooluv
Maienza-Wilson Interior Design + Architecture
14 Reviews
California Sustainable Home
Ideabooks4,555
Questions3
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“Overhang over garage doors... To break up snow slides..” — mcbrandrup
Studio Schicketanz
2 Reviews
Dani Ridge House
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Dani Ridge House, by Carver and Schicketanz, Big Sur, California This house was designed to disappear and constructed with sustainability in mind. To preserve the surrounding landscape and conceal the home from uphill neighbors, the architects cut a wedge into the hillside and backed
This house was designed to disappear and constructed with sustainability in mind. To preserve the surrounding landscape and conceal the home from uphill neighbors, the architects cut a wedge into the hillside and backed
5. Dani Ridge House, by Carver and Schicketanz, Big Sur, CaliforniaThis house was designed to disappear and constructed with sustainability in mind. To preserve the surrounding landscape and conceal the home from uphill neighbors, the architects cut a wedge into the hillside and backed the home into
“Great concept” — bouchebel
Niche Interiors
24 Reviews
Marin Remodel
Ideabooks4,222
Questions14
There's perhaps no better combination than beauty and sustainability! ECOS Paints just became the first paint manufacturer in North America to publish our Health Product Declarations (HPDs) and to qualify for LEEDv4
2. LEED designers look beyond the labels to find truly sustainable products and materials. It's all too easy for the average consumer to get fooled by "greenwashing" — claims that a product is ecofriendlier than
clients create homes that are healthy for their families and the environment." says Jones. "We reduce carbon footprint by sourcing locally, specify sustainable and responsibly harvested wood, and source and repurpose vintage furniture to reduce waste."
2. LEED designers look beyond the labels to find truly sustainable products and materials. It's all too easy for the average consumer to get fooled by "greenwashing" — claims that a product is ecofriendlier than
“Dosseret” — julieracicot
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