Whether you’re celebrating Thanksgiving this coming weekend (Canada), next month (the US) or just adding harvest appeal to your dining table, here’s how...
Author Archives: Peter Oudejans
Keep Your Cool the Green Living Way
With warm summer days upon us, we’re all trying to minimize indoor temperatures in order to maximize performance. Other than blasting the A/C, what can we do to keep cool? Here are some eco-friendly tips on cooling your home (and yourself!) when the heat is oppressive outside.
Bring the Indoors Out
With the arrival of warmer weather, thoughts turn to spending time outside and ways to make external areas more comfortable and practical. But can luxury be incorporated into the great outdoors? Well, exteriors are being decorated with the same attention to detail as interiors in order to make the most of the time (and space) available.
Refresh Your Home This Spring
As spring arrives (hurray!) after a long, cold winter, what could be nicer than airing the home and giving it an all-over “refresher”? And with the longer days who can resist ‘springing’ into action to ready themselves and their residence for the balmier weather? Here are some ideas to get you going:
Top Tips for Kid’s Rooms
For health reasons choose materials that are safe, like a natural wool carpet that won’t off-gas or low VOC paint for the walls for your kid's room. Here are some great green living DIY ideas on how to create an eco-friendly, healthy room for your kids.
Interior Designs On-Trend this Year
When a new year rolls around designers are often asked to predict what will be ‘in’ for the next 12 months. Good thing we’re also psychic! Well, based on experience, observation, trade show and seminars etc, here’s just a few things to look out for…