Green Design

Vertical green walls of nature

Vertical Green walls of nature bring your spaces to life and  virtually maintenance free, no water needed! Can you imagine something more fascinating than seeing the future? How about building it? Harvesting it? Or better yet, planting it. Plant the Future by Paloma Teppa  in the Wynwood area of Miami brings nature to your interiors with […]

Also posted in Eco-Friendly Design, feng shui| Tagged , , | Comments closed

Bathroom Trends for 2014

living walls

Your bathroom should be a place where you feel relaxed and at ease. These feelings are easiest to achieve by keeping your bathroom up to date with the latest trends and styles. Here’s a look at some of 2014’s hottest bathroom design ideas, which you may want to consider adding to your decor. Living walls […]

Also posted in Architectural Design, Bathroom Design, Design, Interior Design| Tagged , , , , | Comments closed

Green Building Materials to Enhance Indoor Air Quality

indoor air quality

When you think of air pollution, you probably picture smoke billowing from a factory or smog on the street in a busy city. Outdoor air pollution is certainly a concern, but did you know that the air in your home can be up to ten times more polluted than the air outside? Since Americans spend […]

Also posted in Design, Interior Design| Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments closed

New Ways to Use Bamboo In Your Home

using bamboo in interior design

There are always cool and innovative ideas in the field of interior design. For designers in South Florida, there are variety of materials you can use to add character and dimension to a home. One new idea that is both practical and sustainable is bamboo. It is easy to use, environmentally friendly, and grows very […]

Also posted in Eco-Friendly Design, Interior Design| Tagged , | Comments closed

Tips for Designing Green

Designing Green

In the field of interior decorating, green design has become popular. Interior designers in South Florida have advantages with a mild climate and various ecosystems to draw inspiration. There are easy and practical ways to decorate with environmentally friendly ideas.  Here are some tips for designing green: Traditional Dining Room by Dc Metro Interior Designers […]

Also posted in Eco-Friendly Design, Interior Design| Tagged , , , , | Comments closed

Outsider Art Fair Paris 2013

Should you find yourself wanting to be in Paris this fall, here is another reason you should consider a trip to the magic City of Lights. Yoga in the park is a composition of sculptures by Mario del Curto. Wide Open Arts is pleased to announce its roster of 25 galleries for the inaugural edition […]

Also posted in Art and Design, Exterior Design, Hospitality Design| Comments closed

Green Apple for an Environmental Cure?

You need to avoid eating green apples if green means the fruit is not ripened yet. There are good green apples though, like Granny Smith apples and the Green Apple Day of Service. An apple a day keeps the doctor away, but a Green Apple Day of Service keeps a school environment sustainable. On September 29, […]

Also posted in Eco-Friendly Design| Comments closed

need more green? get Urbio!

Urbio is a modular design, allowing you to grid out your urban garden while customizing your personal living space. Urbio is equipped with large neodymium magnets that are strong enough to hold a variety of weights to your wall. These magnetic vessels allow for easy removal, rearrangment, and customization. Urbio can also provide a vertical solution for all […]

Also posted in Design and Color, Eco-Friendly Design| Tagged , , , , | Comments closed

Dream wing house in Malibu, CA work in progress by architect David Hertz

Wing house, as a work in progress, has many plans for implementation of environmental features. The sole fact that an entire 747 is being used to construct a main residence and 6 ancillary structures, is environmentally sustainable in that the material being used is 100% post-consumer waste, and the plane has already been engineered so that […]

Also posted in Architectural Design, Design, Eco-Friendly Design| Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Comments closed

The ultimate Green HDTV

Philips 42PFL5603D/27 42-inch 1080p LCD HDTV The ultimate in “green” televisions, the Eco TV was named Best in Show in CNET’s Best of CES at the 2008 Consumer Electronics Show. It’s made with lead-free flame-retardant materials and the packaging box is made from recycled ones. Along with superb picture quality and minimal power usage, features […]

Also posted in Eco-Friendly Design| Tagged , , , , | Comments closed