Category: Green Design

What is “Eco-friendly” Interior Design?

Most people have heard the term “eco-friendly” or “green” interior design. But, not everyone understands exactly what it means. That’s why we created a brand new page on our website devoted just to this topic. Green or eco-friendly interior design...

San Francisco Interior Designer Picks

Want to take a peek at our source list? Now is your chance! Check out a few of our favorite San Francisco sources for the most crucial design elements that go into creating a stylish and unique home. Enjoy!...

The Scoop on Indoor Air Quality

Do you know how many breaths you take in one day? The Environmental Protection Agency estimates that most Americans spend 90% of their time indoors. By paying closer attention to the products you bring into the home, you can...

Greenest Nursery on the Block

There’s a lot of buzz about eco-friendly, non-toxic nurseries these days. Hooray, it’s about time! All this information can be helpful but a little overwhelming. We are here to help you sort through the details and focus on the...

Style and Sustainability : Responsible Rugs

Looking for an eco-friendly, responsibly produced rug? We’re here to help, with pointers on what to look for and where to find the perfect balance of style and sustainability. Fiber Content: 100% wool, jute, cotton and other natural fibers...

Sustainable Textiles: Who’s Eco-Friendliest?

At Niche Interiors we are always looking for environmentally responsible products. This week I was on the hunt for an upholstery fabric for a custom sofa made entirely of sustainable and non-toxic products. The options were slim and confusing....

Bay Area Interior Design Destinations

Happy new year! This is a perfect opportunity to share a few of the new Bay Area spots on my must-see list. Shop: Big Daddy’s Antiques. 1550 17th Street, San Francisco I’m dying to find time to check out...

Green Interior Design Newsletter: Easy Home Tips

Are you interested in making your home more healthy for your family and the environment? Green building design focuses on 4 key components: Energy, Water, Indoor Air Quality, and Materials. Even if you aren’t remodeling or undergoing construction, here...

Bun in the Oven? Best Online Sources for Modern Babies

Many of my clients are welcoming babies into the world shortly…Exciting! As a result, I thought I would share some of my favorite online sources for modern and sustainable baby furniture and accessories for those who are expecting. Luckily,...

Green Furniture Guide

Read on for sources from a Green San Francisco Interior Designer on where to find furniture and remodeling materials that are easy on the environment. FLOORING, REMODELING & BUILDING MATERIALS Ohmega Salvage: Reclaimed building materials. 2407 San Pablo Ave,...