3,987 simple affordable sustainable Home Design Photos

Amy Cuker, MBA, LEED AP
12 Reviews
Swarthmore Residence
Ideabooks1,127
Questions6
enough to call these choices sustainable?" She continues, "I must admit I don’t always know the answer, but I always raise the question, so that if there’s a choice that’s sustainable and local, and practical and beautiful, we can have more confidence about the sustainability of our design decisions."
example, I’ll have a discussion with a client about sustainable materials. Sure, there are solid-surface countertops with lots of recycled quartz mixed in, or you can use bamboo wood, which regrows super quickly, so these are billed as sustainable choices. But when you take a closer look, these products
enough to call these choices sustainable?" She continues, "I must admit I don’t always know the answer, but I always raise the question, so that if there’s a choice that’s sustainable and local, and practical and beautiful, we can have more confidence about the sustainability of our design decisions."
“Open shelves” — Karen Kolish
Studio Santalla, Inc
15 Reviews
Eco Friendly Home Spa with daybed
Ideabooks1,540
Questions2
room are sustainable in accordance with current practices. The furniture is sustainable. The fabrics are sustainable. Even the art is sustainable! There is no excess, just the necessary components to create an inviting and comfortable environment to promote relaxation and well-being. Simple, clean,
made from Kirei, a sustainable material
This is cedar. It is great for wet/damp locations, and it is also a sustainable wood because of its rapid growth cycle.
Yellow flowers on fireplace. Simple and pretty
“like yellow and gray colors together” — gtxc
Cornerstone Architects
21 Reviews
Hill Country Residence
Ideabooks68,564
Questions26
stained wood with gray tones in concrete and local limestone. The home's program also hinged around using both passive and active green features. Sustainable elements include geothermal heating/cooling, rainwater harvesting, spray foam insulation, high efficiency glazing, recessing lower spaces into the
the hillside on the west side, and roof/overhang design to provide passive solar coverage of walls and windows. The resulting design is a sustainably balanced, visually pleasing home which reflects the lifestyle and needs of the clients. Photography by Andrew Pogue
aes13, You may be interested in our Renaissance Solid Bronze Windows & Doors. Our solid bronze windows offer affordable luxury with narrow sight lines, high strength, and low maintenance. All of our windows come fully glazed with triple seal glass & mounting flange
“wooden wall and glass windows” — A Noppanunt Utamaphethai
Sustainable Home
5 Reviews
vintage bathroom
Ideabooks39,757
Questions25
Could you explain that more? Are you saying there is no bullnose the entire verticle edge? The edge tiles appear to be wider than a simple 1/4 round tile trim. Any chance that you have a closer shot of that transition? It really is nice.
simple and clean. like accent tiles in but and fixtures
perfect counterpoint to a more modern stripe of mosaic tile in the shower surround in this bathroom by Sustainable Home of Palo Alto, California. Designer Kristen Flynn notes that the mosaic is an affordable option by Dal-Tile.
“Tub tile” — sarahbdorsct
Cornerstone Architects
21 Reviews
Cat Mountain Residence
Ideabooks170K
Questions107
elements with touches of antique charm. Energy efficient materials along with reclaimed architectural wood details were seamlessly integrated, adding sustainable design elements to this transitional design. The architect and client collaboration strived to achieve modern, clean spaces playfully interjecting
dannisha, You may be interested in our Renaissance Solid Bronze Windows & Doors. Our solid bronze windows offer affordable luxury with narrow sight lines, high strength, and low maintenance. All of our windows come fully glazed with triple seal glass & mounting flange
yumnadg, You may be interested in our Renaissance Solid Bronze Windows & Doors. Our solid bronze windows offer affordable luxury with narrow sight lines, high strength, and low maintenance. All of our windows come fully glazed with triple seal glass & mounting flange
“wooden highlights to the ceilings” — rohithachand
Studio Santalla, Inc
15 Reviews
In-home spa with soaking tub and daybed
Ideabooks1,622
Questions5
room are sustainable in accordance with current practices. The furniture is sustainable. The fabrics are sustainable. Even the art is sustainable! There is no excess, just the necessary components to create an inviting and comfortable environment to promote relaxation and well-being. Simple, clean,
surround and the similar wall paneling is made of cedar. Because of the eco-friendly theme of this project, we chose cedar because it is a very sustainable wood.
artwork is simple yet makes the room
“Wood frame” — pocketfarmers
Izumi Tanaka Photography
6 Reviews
LivingHomes C6 designed by Jamie Bush in Palm Springs Modernism Week
Ideabooks3,222
Questions9
Newly unveiled C6, a sustainable pre-fab home, by LivingHomes on display during Modernism Week in Palm Springs. Photography by Izumi Tanaka
perfect room (we can't afford to do it, but perfect)
perfect room (we can't afford to do it, but really pretty)
Look for the den. Simple. Smart. Elegance.
you run a paperless office? If the answer is yes, you might want to rethink your furniture needs. Many offices today can run quite efficiently with a simple table, a comfortable chair and good lighting. If you work on a laptop, you could even forgo the office altogether and simply set up your computer on
“simplicity” — leslieogden
FINNE Architects
22 Reviews
Port Ludlow House
Ideabooks13,828
Questions10
siding and aluminum windows and doors. The metal siding has an alternating pattern using two different siding profiles. The house has a number of sustainable or “green” building features, including 2x8 construction (40% greater insulation value); generous glass areas to provide natural lighting and ve
sun and rain protection; metal siding (recycled steel) for maximum durability, and a heat pump mechanical system for maximum energy efficiency. Sustainable interior finish materials include wood cabinets, linoleum floors, low-VOC paints, and natural wool carpet.
house located on a wooded waterfront property at the north end of the Hood Canal, a long, fjord-like arm of western Puget Sound. The house creates a simple glazed living space that opens up to become a front porch to the beautiful Hood Canal. The east-facing house is sited along a high bank, with a wonderful
“Metal & glass” — kimfrasher123
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