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“Passivhaus”- What is it?

“Passivhaus”- What is it?

What does one look like? What is Its Real Message of the Passivhaus?  No, it is not a bunker, i.e. a house without windows to retain energy – to the contrary…the photo shows a recent winner. Read More…

Lastest Trend in Landscaping

Lastest Trend in Landscaping

As the evenings begin to get cooler again, entertain your friends with… Read More…

Green Products - From "Granola" to High-Tech Solutions

Green Products – From “Granola” to High-Tech Solutions

Breakthrough News: Compounds that actively clean polluted air.  Energy conservation, lower carbon footprint Read More…

Green Products - Breakthrough in Solar Panels

Green Products – Breakthrough in Solar Panels

Finally a meaningful technology advancement in solar energy panels adding up to previously unprecedented energy production from solarRead More…

Three “Fresh” Uses of Dryer Sheets

Three “Fresh” Uses of Dryer Sheets

Dyer sheets are fragrant.  Bounce made by Proctor and Gamble makes both scented and unscented versions.  Both work fabulously in these three ways in your home & garden: Read More…

What Carpet Disposal says about Your Lifestyle!

What Carpet Disposal says about Your Lifestyle!

We walk on it, roll on it with friends or pets, put down a blanket and sleep on it, but after 10 years of vacuuming, spotting, cleaning and steaming it is worn and it is time to go out the door.

What we do next is our CHOICE: Dump into a landfill or recycle. Important details: Read More…

In Design - Luxury & Compact

In Design – Luxury & Compact

 

 

Steven Mueller

Versailles Gardens in Connecticut

Versailles Gardens in Connecticut

Phillip Watson

Tea Kettle Complications - Danger in Home Goods

Tea Kettle Complications – Danger in Home Goods

A well-meaning friend recently gave me this “Alessi” tea kettle as a gift. It is a design by the German designer Richard Sapper. It sure “saps” you.Read More…

Bedrooms - Cozy and View

Bedrooms – Cozy and View

Austin Patterson Disston

Is Your Coffee Table Male or Female?

Is Your Coffee Table Male or Female?

Men–what is your measure of a “great” coffee table? Be honest! Answer: It is the one that you can comfortably put your feet on. True or not true?!


Women are commonly aghast by this male behavior.Women judge a coffee table by how it looks or visually relates to a room’s furniture.

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The New Wood - Game Changing Green Building Products

The New Wood – Game Changing Green Building Products

Natural woods are often regarded as the eco-friendly choice in home improvement products. Pine, maple or even mahogany simply do not hold up to wind and weather in decking and other exterior installations. Tropical hard woods were the only durable solution – UNTIL NOW – until Kebony. Read More…