Now You Can Put A Window Anywhere


Interior Design, windows

If you live in a dark apartment I have a great product for you, it’s a window that is not a window, it’s really shades that use electroluminescent sheets for the light source. It’s very handy for anyone who lives in a place where you either can’t put a window because there is no outside […]

January 26, 2009

Stone: A Disappearing Resource


Environmental design

Stone has always been a huge plus when it comes to interior design, but if we keep using stone eventually it will run out. We may not see this in our lifetime, but it may happen in the next generations life time. Don’t worry though, you can still have stone in your home by using […]

January 19, 2009

Protect Your Home And Keep Heat Out


windows

Yes, in most areas of the world it is winter but winter will soon be gone and you will be thinking about the heat that is summer or it’s summer now and your tired of the heat. One great way to keep your home cooler is to use solar shades like the ones sold at […]

January 14, 2009

Design Should Make You Feel


Interior Design

One of the most important things I have learned is that design should speak to you, it should make you feel something. If it’s really good it will bring back memories and connect you with the object, building or work. Take a look at the pictures below, do you feel anything when you look at […]

January 10, 2009

Geothermal Energy Part III: Codes And Design


Interior Design

Codes and other Regulations When installing a geothermal system you may be subject to different regulations depending on the type of system and the area you live in. Some examples of these regulations are: Well construction code Discharges to ground water Discharges of surface water Water use reporting Underground ejection control. If you are considering […]

January 8, 2009

It’s Not All About The Interior


Environmental design

Spring will soon be here in the northern parts of the world and now is a great time to start thinking about outdoor areas. Usually you think of your own home, but how about this year you think about you and your community. Maybe you could start a community garden, or park. Maybe your school […]

January 7, 2009

Give Their Room Style With Childrens Art


Interior Design

As a designer I am always looking out for the next really cool design idea. Many times it’s for adults but sometimes the kids win out and this is one of those times. Finding artwork for a children’s room can be a very hard task as it seems that most art is either too kid […]

January 7, 2009

ABC’s Of Fine Design Top Post For 2008


Interior Design

I have made a list of what I believe are my top post for 2008. I have selected one per month. If your new to the blog check these out first. January: Why you should jump to LEDs February: Furniture Friday: The history of the mirror March: Save Energy and Keep Your Home’s Style April: […]

January 2, 2009