Green Interior Design

Green Interior Design

By: Dennis, Lori

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Award-winning designer and author Lori Dennis proves interior design can be both stylish "and" environmentally sustainable in this easy-to-use, entertaining guide. Dennis discusses every aspect of interior design--furniture and accessories, window treatments, fabrics, surface materials, appliances, plants, and more--from a green perspective in terms of reducing waste and pollution and turning a home into a healthy, comfortable environment. Readers will learn how to:
- use sustainable materials like bamboo, cork, and recycled glass to enhance interiors
- search thrift shops and antique stores for vintage hidden treasures
- find the best vendors for purchasing green products
- use plants and locally cut flowers to improve indoor air quality and brighten up rooms
- replace lawns with indigenous plants and edible gardens
- keep rooms clean with effective and nontoxic products
- use energy efficient lighting and maximize natural light
- apply for different types of green certification
Packed with over 100 color photographs, lists of the best green vendors, and profiles of leading green designers, this book is a thorough guide for anyone who wants to create beautiful interiors while lessening the waste and pollution generated by the building industry.

Title: Green Interior Design

Author: Dennis, Lori

Categories: Other,

Publisher: Allworth Press: 2010-11-23

ISBN/UPC Number: 1581157452

ISBN/UPC Number 13: 9781581157451

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: new

Type: Paperback

Seller ID: 9781581157451

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