If you’re furnishing your house or apartment, there are lots of green options out there when it comes to tables, chairs, beds, carpets, etc.
Amish furniture is an example of eco-friendly furniture because it is made of wood and it lasts long. You don’t have to change your furniture frequently because of its durability.
Good indoor air quality is key to a good night’s sleep and overall healthy living, so do what you can reduce off-gassing furniture and paint and get your HVAC vents cleaned…
Going outdoors doesn’t always mean venturing off and sightseeing. Don’t forget about the greatest outdoor attraction of all: your own backyard…
Exposure to flame retardant chemicals have been shown to damage the reproductive system and cause deficits in motor skills, learning, memory & behavior…
Rustic Bins, a Highly Efficient Small Vacuum and Surprisingly Durable Cardboard Furniture BOX IT The Etsy shop Looney Bin Trading Co. (which has a retail store in Buford, Georgia) sells hope chests ($325), boxes ($59) and rolling crates ($79) made from reclaimed wood that will bring a fresh-from-the-farm feel to whatever you’re storing or collecting. […]
Put your stuff in stackable sugarcane waste Yube cubes; Lounge out "70s-style in the EcoSak; and get a solid night’s sleep in the old-wood Alpine Platform Bed.
Old mattresses are environmental freeloaders. Those creaky, lumpy mattresses are made up of almost a half dozen intricately interwoven materials, making them extremely difficult to break down or recycle.
The paints, varnishes and waxes commonly employed in making furniture can release the volatile organic compounds (VOCs) that are known to decrease indoor air quality.
Who knew there would be so many responsible and sustainable choices in furniture and floor coverings available now for home redecorating?