Unique Eco-Friendly Interior Design Ideas

Go Eco-Chic!

February 4, 2019

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Looking for ways to Go Green? Since Planet Earth's resources are being used up each day by an alarming rate. As pollution from our waste growing at a rate so fast, we can't keep up w/ cleaning it up. This doesn't mean we give up! There are many things that can be done to help sustain life as we know it on Planet Earth with a goal to make it even better! 1THING that can use Go Green Attention is Interior Design. Whether you are redoing or freshing up a room, or renovating or buying a home, here are some unique ideas. It is February ... Love Month!  Show Big Love by using efficient & eco-friendly interior design options. 

Resawn Timbers

Bits of lumber that is taken from a building with historical significance. These timbers are carefully taken from older buildings. Rather than sending them to sawmills to be used as wood chips or pellets, they could be repurposed into beautiful eco-friendly hardwood flooring. Find out more about creating a Go Green Happy Space by reclaiming timber. Click here.
 

Natural & Biodegradable Materials

Many times homeowners use synthetic materials because it's less expensive. Although synthetic materials do not hold up like hardwoods and stone. In the long run, going with natural and biodegradable materials over synthetic is the better choice. Plus, you won't be filling up landfills w/ more synthetic materials that are rapidly filling up.

  • Go for sustainable home décor from countertops to flooring.
  • Upholstery fabrics go for cotton, bamboo or silk

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The Odds & Ends / Details Make a Difference

  • Think about using environmentally safe paints. Using lighter colors means using fewer lights which saves energy.
  • Window treatments can help control the climate in your home.
  • Water-efficient toilets, showerheads and faucets can help you use less fresh water. Going Green and Saving Green on your water bill.
  • Get new / replace your old appliances w/ High Energy Efficient Appliances: washing machine & dryer, kitchen appliances, water heaters... all of these make a difference.

Choosing eco-friendly building materials and appliances will create Eco-Chic beauty, while helping with sustainable life on Planet Earth for future generations. Who knew Eco-Chic could be so Go Green Deep ... We do now! 

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