Aging In Place By Design-According to LiLu

By Lisa Peck, ASID Aging in place by design is an approach to thinking about your home as a place you will live while you are young, like now, and as you age! Not everyone likes to think about aging and the associated issues but even the youngest among us might benefit from designing a [...]

Aging in Place – Peek at a Project

Aging in Place is today's Peek at a Project.  You may recognize this project from a couple weeks ago where we shared with you the green, sustainable and net zero side of the house but did you also know that many of the key decisions that were made in this house directly relating to Aging [...]

AIA Tour: Ohm Sweet Ohm

By Christina Rymer, Allied Member ASID At the net zero house, we didn't stop at just finishes, plumbing and lighting when it came to incorporating the sustainable story of the home.  We researched and selected furniture and fabrics from manufacturers that are implementing green practices and have products that have recycled content, can be recycled [...]

AIA Tour: Ohm Sweet Ohm Bathrooms

By Christina Rymer, Allied Member ASID This week we are showcasing a special project that was featured on the AIA Tour.  A net zero home that incorporates sustainability, healthy home attributes and aging in place properties.  There are three bathrooms located in this home.  A powder bathroom, a master bathroom and guest bathroom with shower. [...]

AIA Tour: Ohm Sweet Ohm

By Christina Rymer, Allied Member ASID This last weekend we had the great pleasure of having one of our homes on the AIA Tour.  This home has a wonderful story of how it came to be.  The homeowner's sought out to create a net zero, sustainable home and wanted to show people that you can [...]

Be the Change – Friday’s Look of the Day

By Christina Rymer, Allied Member ASID Today's Look of the Day is inspired by Be the Change.  I talked about this on Wednesday with Carneige's Be the Change and as we head into a long weekend I wanted to reflect and to inspire you to take a minute to look around at the beauty all [...]

Sustainable Furnishings: According to LiLu

Sustainable Furnishings On Monday's Peek at a Project, you were able to take a look inside of a Net-Zero Energy home that LiLu has had the opportunity to collaborate on with the homeowners, the architect and the builder.  The urban design, landscaping, site location, exterior materials, interior finishes, lighting, furniture frames and fabrics have all [...]