Made in Chicago using 81-87% recycled content by weight, these durable countertops provide attractive design with environmental benefits. Slabs are currently available in 27, 31.5 or 42 inch width, 1.3 inch thickness, and lengths up to 94.5 inches. Like stone, this material can take any edge, including ogee, bullnose, half-bullnose, and eased.
Archive for December, 2008
Green Guide writes: Many consumers are turning to “eco-friendly” paints for both the environmental benefits and also out of concern for their own health. Type Opt for latex paints, if you have to buy a synthetic paint. The majority of household paints today are either alkyd (solvent/oil) or water (latex/plastic/emulsion) based. Alkyd paints, which are [...]
So, personally I’m a fan of the VW product. It’s a little bit of an addiction, but managed (or managable). I drive a Jetta TDI, and while at the VW dealership yesterday (picking up a new battery) I had a chance to check out the current line up. Earlier in 2008 I checked out the [...]
With a hardness rating of 3,000 psi, twice that of red oak, our strand bamboo flooring is the hardest bamboo flooring on the market today, making it especially well suited for commercial use. But it is also popular among homeowners for its rich, warm aesthetics. Bamboo strips are shredded, bundled, and pressed into a dense [...]
This simple and inexpensive installation can help prevent the flow of hot and cold drafts, which leak through interior switches and outlets. Blocking the infiltration of these drafts can help reduce your energy consumption, thereby reducing your heating/cooling costs.
FLOR a division of Interface, Inc. FLOR is our latest line of environmentally-friendly carpet. Over the past decade, FLOR has risen to become an industry leader in sustainable practices and products. This includes: Return & Recycle Program – when you finish using your carpet tiles, FLOR will pay for the return shipping, so the tiles [...]