Archive for the ‘Green Remodeling’ Category

Beauty Meets Green in This Contemporary Gem

January 21, 2011 in Green Remodeling

The most beautiful modern homes today merge eco-intelligence with aesthetic freshness. The owners of this home, Ed and Joanne Ellis, paid a small price of three years of work and anticipation for a home that will last for years, and... read full post →

Better Home Insulation is Simpler than You Think

January 07, 2011 in Green Remodeling

If you’ve been fighting the frigid temperatures of the season by cranking up your heat (and in turn your energy bill), then you should consider boosting your home’s insulation, or installing some energy efficient upgrades.... read full post →

The Modern Metal Wonder: Ontario’s Scrap House

December 30, 2010 in Green Remodeling

The Sherbanuk House set in a forested landscape of Toronto, Ontario, has reinvented the term “repurpose, refurbish, recycle.” Amidst dwellings that nod stylistically at French country style, this modern metal wonder stands... read full post →

Tiny Green Hideaway in the Woods

December 01, 2010 in Green Remodeling

You hear “writer’s hut” and you think perhaps of Thoreau on Walden Pond—or Tolstoy, in the latter years. But this writer’s hut featured on Dwell is anything but antiquated. On a 0.7-square-mile island 20 miles... read full post →

Lightweight Living Meets the Great Outdoors

November 15, 2010 in Green Remodeling

We think home and we think shelter. We think of its barrier from the outdoors as a plus. Yet this residence 100 miles south of Brisbane, Australia shows us the bliss of merging with the outdoors—rather than pushing back against... read full post →
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