5 Green and Sustainable Construction Trends to Watch in 2023

Green and sustainable construction gained credibility when the US Green Building Council started the LEED Certification Program. It’s been growing like a weed since then (pun totally intended). Architects, engineers, and scientists continue to find ways to make buildings more environmentally friendly. Here are 5 green construction trends to watch this year. Some are simply … Read more

Interior Design Trends for 2023

What will you resolve to update in 2023? Interior design trends change through the years just like hemlines. The floating shelves and oversized light fixtures found all over in 2022 are headed to the curb in 2023. They are definitely out. What’s taking their place? Let’s take a look at the interior design trends that … Read more

Use Wood Flooring To Change Your Space this Season

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The downtime after the holidays provides the perfect lull to tackle some home renovations. To maximize your home’s comfort, there are certain updates you’ll want to consider that’ll last your home’s lifetime. Updating your current flooring brings a fresh look to tired spaces and provides an opportunity to create spaces that can handle life’s wear … Read more

Best Bamboo Flooring for the Mudroom (And Other Mudroom Tips)

Mudroom floors put up with a lot of abuse. Yet, we still expect them to look gorgeous and warmly invite us back inside. Talk about a tall order. But Rigid Core Bamboo flooring is up to the task. This type of flooring provides the best bamboo flooring for the mudroom. Mudroom Challenges Mudrooms like foyers … Read more

What is Engineered Bamboo Flooring?

Engineered bamboo flooring consists of a thick wear layer of bamboo attached to a multi-layer eucalyptus core or high-density fiber core that runs perpendicular to the base. This combination makes a durable flooring product that is easy to install and lasts for years. What are the Benefits of Engineered Bamboo Flooring? Engineered bamboo flooring provides … Read more

Is Gray Flooring Still Popular?

Thinking about installing gray flooring but wondering if you are catching the tail end of a trend? If you wonder if gray is still popular, don’t worry. Gray is still popular for floors and will continue to be popular in the coming years. It provides an eye-catching neutral color for the floor and gives you … Read more

4 Sustainable Design Tips to Make Your Home Valuable and Appealing

Endless home improvement options await those looking to increase the value and appeal of their house. Just pinpointing where to begin the journey presents a challenge. Some renovations increase the value of a home and a portion can be recovered at a sale. Sustainability may be just the edge you need when selling your home. … Read more

Shopping Green This Holiday Season

For the 2022 holiday season, going green doesn’t refer to that nasty Grinch, it means shopping green. Most all consumers seek added value from ecologically-friendly products, but this is especially true for Gen Z. Savvy shoppers don’t fall for green-washing and dedicated environmentalists do a quick eye-roll when brands advertise their “eco-friendly” line of burgers, … Read more

How To Make Autumn Decorations with Green Materials

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As the leaves change color and fall from the trees, it’s time to start thinking about autumn decorations. Make autumn decorations with green materials and reduce your environmental impact while celebrating the season. Sustainable materials replenish at the same rate or faster than they are consumed, and include renewable resources, recycled materials, and naturally abundant … Read more