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Toronto park redesign goes to the dogs

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — May 27, 2015 01:06 AM
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Claude Cormier's design for Toronto's Berczy Park puts them on a [...]

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Transformer coffee table turns into dining room table

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — May 27, 2015 01:06 AM
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This does a difficult job in a very simple [...]

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Turning the Bathroom Into a Luxury, Relaxing Room

by GreenGirl from My Green Home Blog  (green blog) — May 27, 2015 01:06 AM
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If you don’t currently have a bathroom in which you enjoy spending time then it is probably time to do something about it. This is one of the most important rooms in the house and it is somewhere you should look forward to letting all your stresses melt [...]

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Racine Honors Jensen

by Eric from PrairieMod  (design blog) — May 26, 2015 01:28 AM
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Noted Prairie School era landscape architect, Jens Jensen, was honored with the dedication of this weekend in Racine, WI for his work designing Island and Washington parks in the Racine park system. Read more about it here. Image via [...]

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Thurlow House by Harry Seidler

by Tyler  (modern blog) — May 26, 2015 01:28 AM
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The Thurlow House by Harry Seidler is a beautiful mid century architectural work. Modern House has this project featured on their site and well worth a visit to read all about it. “This 1952 house by architect Harry Seidler, AC OBE is part of the [...]

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Brentwood modern by Jamie Bush

by Tyler  (modern blog) — May 25, 2015 01:06 AM
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Brentwood modern is just one of my favorite projects by Jamie Bush + Company. Jamie has a mind numbing portfolio full of stunning works that lean and play toward mid century. Around every corner of this project there is a beautiful vignette with just the [...]

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Keeping a green home:  Energy-saving solutions for every family

by GreenGirl from My Green Home Blog  (green blog) — May 24, 2015 01:06 AM
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We all know how important it is to conserve our planet’s resources and to reduce our energy consumption.  That’s a great concept in theory, but do you know how to actually do it in practice?  Most of us depend so heavily upon energy in our daily [...]

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Mid century in Minnesota by Ralph Rapson

by Tyler  (modern blog) — May 23, 2015 01:06 AM
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If you are looking for a Mid century in Minnesota this may be perfect. I dream of finding such a well kept and cared for mid century gem like this one. Designed in 1958 by Ralph Rapson. The listing refers to the style of the home as international but I [...]

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Flat roof problems – and their solutions

by GreenGirl from My Green Home Blog  (green blog) — May 23, 2015 01:06 AM
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Many commercial and industrial-use buildings feature entirely or partially flat or low-sloping roofs.  Although flat roofs are practical in many ways, they do present some unique challenges that don’t occur with pitched roofs. The important thing is to [...]

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The Three Principles Of Greener Living

by Taylor Hancock from My Green Home Blog  (green blog) — May 22, 2015 01:06 AM
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Image from Flickr Not only will a greener home help you save valuable resources, it will also help you money and become more creative. There are three principles to think about: reducing your energy use; recycling, and spending less on new things. So, [...]

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