LiveModern: Your Best Modern Home
Photo: tordrikardWhile waiting for summer, I´ll show you an old favourite of mine: In 2010 I had a post about this great summer house, and now the architect Maria Masgård has been kind enough to send me some more pictures. [...]
I want to buy a rug for a baby's room that is very safe, not very expensive. What material should the rug be made of?
5x7 or 8x10 rug for a toddler bedroom what rugs are the most safe of toxins etc. A wool rug is probably the best and most natural choice. It is soft while being made of completed natural fibers with no chemicals added typically. Carpet squares are [...]
I'd like an estimate for installing solar power for everything electric in my 4,644 square foot home.
We have a historic home in Baltimore with a flat pitched roof.I am interested in finding a solution for our power issues even if it takes a while.Hopefully you can let me know all the options from buying to leasing and the different incentives for each [...]
I can't afford to buy a new mattress. Has anyone invented a "green" alternative to shield us ie: a special mattress cover that would block irritants?
Can't afford to buy new mattresses, or open all the walls to remove old insulation and/replace, etc. Heard that the chemicals coming from these products causes health risks. Is there a special mattress cover that would block irritants? Special paint or [...]
I have a 1,500 sq ft ranch style home that does not have insulation in the attic or walls. What is the best installation to get?
Front of house is wood but all the rest is stucco. Back wall is extremely hot in summer causing inside wall hot to touch. I live in San Jose. Also the heater doesn't heat end bedrooms by back wall. I do not have air conditioning. I grew up in Palo [...]
It’s hard not to be awed and sobered by a work of beauty created from discarded materials—it’s both a reminder of our wastefulness and our failure to assess value accurately. And it’s impossible not to be wowed by the recent [...]
Richmond, Virginia is a city of orderly row houses and an historic urban context as rich as Charleston, Georgetown, or Philadelphia. It is rare to happen upon a vacant urban lot, and even rarer that it be in a designated Historic District. SMBW [...]
Tristan Auer, a Paris based interior architect has an engaging portfolio filled with some incredible interiors and furniture. These spaces are so crisp and clear with colors and lines being pronounced buy art, furniture and lighting. I love the Ozone [...]
City of Sacramento and SolarCity Announce Completion of Solar Projects at Two City Water Treatment Plants
City’s drinking water will now be delivered with clean, renewable energy SolarCity and the City of Sacramento today announced the completion of two solar installations to power the city’s E.A. Fairbairn Water Treatment Plant on the American River and [...]
Photo: AlvhemFound this very nice flat from Alvhem via very nice blog La maison d´Anna G. I need that marble tray, now! From Hay, I [...]