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Tiny house movement + sharing economy + modern gingerbread = GingerbreadBNB!

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Dec 13, 2014 01:06 AM
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Now anyone can book a virtual stay in a gingerbread [...]

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Canadian government once again rejects side guards on trucks

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Dec 13, 2014 01:06 AM
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Cyclists and pedestrians will continue to get squished under the wheels of trucks because not enough of them get killed to [...]

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Keith Jones of Ace Parking Announces Additional Sports and Entertainment Venue Management

by GreenGirl from My Green Home Blog  (green blog) — Dec 13, 2014 01:06 AM
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Summary: Ace Parking’s sports and entertainment venue management services are expanding, Keith Jones of Ace Parking has announced. The company already serves over 20 stadiums, arenas and convention centers in this capacity, and Jones believes that this [...]

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Offi Sale

Offi Sale: Save 15% through December 31st

by Promila Shastri from 2Modern Blog  (modern blog) — Dec 12, 2014 01:06 AM
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Simple, practice and well-priced, Offi’s modern furniture, lighting, and accessories are a timely choice during this holiday season. Graceful designs—modern desks, storage pieces, seating, and enchanting contemporary lighting for [...]

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17th Century house restoration,renovation,addition,old,house

17th Century house restoration

by Tyler  (modern blog) — Dec 12, 2014 01:06 AM
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This 17th Century house restoration is a quite a nice marriage of old and new. I appreciate that some of the history was left for future residents to experience. The bricks walls and wooden beams will be a constant reminder of what the house once was. I [...]

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What is a smart home anyway?

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Dec 12, 2014 01:06 AM
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They have been building them for a very long [...]

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A vision of highways in the "connected, low carbon future"

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Dec 11, 2014 01:06 AM
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The Internet of things takes to the highway and we will all just sit back and [...]

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Why urbanists, preservationists and parents should shop local instead of online this season

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Dec 11, 2014 01:06 AM
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We have compared local shopping to the big boxes before, but the comparison to Amazon and online shopping is even [...]

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5 Eco-Friendly Home Building Methods

by GreenGirl from My Green Home Blog  (green blog) — Dec 11, 2014 01:06 AM
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Building a new home is a luxury that a lot of families strive for. Having the ability to design a space from the ground up is truly ideal for any family. There are still a lot of new homes being built around big cities, but families are becoming a little [...]

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Barber & Osgerby,furniture,design,art,function

Design by Barber & Osgerby

by Tyler  (modern blog) — Dec 10, 2014 01:07 AM
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When I grow up I want to be like Barber & Osgerby. I say that with every bit of respect. If you take the time to look through their projects and furniture, well everything they do, it is amazing. Amazing doesn’t quite give credit to the design [...]

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