Monthly Archives: February 2012

Photo of the Week: 06 Q

Can you guess where this photo was taken? What do you think about the colors and patterns in this design? Does it “feel” formal or informal and why?

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Product of the Week: 06

Limix is a building material to be used for interior floors and walls. The product is formed under extremely high pressure to achieve its “marble” like durability. The product is considered very green for many aspects but two aspects I will … Continue reading

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Photo of the Week: 05 A

     These photos were taken in Glasgow, Scotland. My cousins rented this flat which they enjoyed very much. The neighborhood consisted of mostly townhouses converted into flats for rent. Take a look at the height of this room and … Continue reading

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Photo of the Week: 05 Q

Can you guess where this photo was taken? What do you think of the interiors of this space? What kind of emotion do you perceive from this room? Have fun!  

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Product of the Week: 05

A Cradle to Cradle Certified product is selected this week. This means that this product has been third-party tested. This is one important aspect to research when trying to determine whether a product stating to be green is actually verified … Continue reading

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Photo of the Week: 04 A

  This is a Kava celebration in Fiji. The local Fijian men prepare the Kava, or as they call it grog, for us to drink and the women and children gather in conversation too. This drink has a mild sedative … Continue reading

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Product of the Week: 04

A PVC-Free Wallcovering instead of a standard vinyl. Roos International along with a few other companies have developed great alternatives to the standard vinyl wallcovering. Environmental Friendly Attributes: • PVC-free • No heavy metals • No VOC’s • Printed with … Continue reading

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Photo of the Week: 04 Q

Can you guess where this photo was taken? Do you know what kind of event is partaking place? What do you think about the materials and patterns on the walls, ceiling, and floor mats?    

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Photo of the Week: 03 A

The photos were taken on a road trip from Cambodia to Vietnam. The huts are designed on stilts so that when the monsoons come the homes stay above the flood. They are also designed this way to stay cool with … Continue reading

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Product of the Week: 03

I wonder if the ancient people of the Mesopotamian could have ever guessed how glass would evolve? Here is an interesting link to a video on photovoltaic transparent glass. This architectural glass for your business or home can not only … Continue reading

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