Category: Green Design

Made in San Francisco: Non-toxic Upholstery

We designed a number of custom, eco-friendly upholstered items for our Virginia project that turned out beautifully. It’s inspired me to continue our mission of creating non-toxic, flame retardant-free sofas and armchairs. In 1975, California implemented Technical Bulletin 117...

Sustainable Countertops

Selecting a kitchen countertop material can be a daunting task – even for professionals! Check out three of our favorite sustainable and durable options that are sure to give your kitchen a fresh, updated look. Quartz Countertops Quartz is...

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...

Green Interior Designer Tip: Natura Paint

Finally, a line of zero VOC paints that come in a wide selection of colors. It’s music to a green interior designer‘s ears! If you aren’t already up on the lingo, VOC stands for volatile organic compounds. The United...