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Passive House is not just for houses

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Feb 18, 2017 01:06 AM
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A quick look around Vienna shows that they can be any kind of building, from kindergartens to [...]

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Getting down and dirty about the hygiene hypothesis

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Feb 18, 2017 01:06 AM
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There are "old friends"- bugs that we need, and there are killer pathogens. So you still have to wash your [...]

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Five Tips for Designing a Garden

by admin from My Green Home Blog  (green blog) — Feb 18, 2017 01:06 AM
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  Best gardens are those that make people happy and comfortable. Great gardens look good, but they have to feel good too. The most ideal gardens are relaxing, easy to move through and not that hard to maintain. Paths and structures must be simple to [...]

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What should designs for children look like?

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Feb 17, 2017 01:06 AM
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A look back to a 1929 classic publication shows that not much has changed in [...]

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Social housing can be beautiful and sustainable, like the Kings Road Affordable Flats

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Feb 17, 2017 01:06 AM
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We missed this one; time for another [...]

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Interiors by Annaleenas Hem

by Tyler  (modern blog) — Feb 16, 2017 01:07 AM
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Annaleenas Hem was founded by Anna Leena Karlsson, a Finnish interior stylist and interior designer who lives in Stockholm Sweden. I was drawn to these interiors because of their modern design and carefully curated pieces. I like how [...]

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The "Stopping EPA Overreach Act" redefines what a pollutant is and stops regulation of greenhouse gases

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Feb 16, 2017 01:07 AM
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This is beyond climate denial, it's science [...]

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Stair of the week is really a big sculpture

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Feb 16, 2017 01:07 AM
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But what will the handrail police [...]

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Is this a playground or is it a design statement?

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Feb 16, 2017 01:07 AM
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A modernist minimalist play structure is built in the middle of a modernist [...]

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Case Study House 21 by Pierre Koenig

by Tyler  (modern blog) — Feb 15, 2017 01:06 AM
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Pierre Koenig’s Case Study House #21 is as iconic as it gets. It is truly one of the most recognized mid century homes in the Los Angeles area. There are some nights I can’t find anything to post about. I may just be a little picky. Case [...]

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