Tag: Green Interior Design

Indoor Plant Care 101

Caring for plants on the interior of a building can be a great experience or a nightmare depending on your watering habits. There are a lot of factors that go into the overall health of a tropical plant over time, but watering will most likely be a deciding factor in the future of your plant(s)…. Read more »

Green Roofs….Why not?

Green roofs have started to become really popular overseas, specifically in countries such as Germany, France, Austria, and Switzerland. I live in America and have started to question why I am not seeing green roofs all over the place. Green roofs do come at a higher initial price point than most building or people would… Read more »

Why choose plants?

Most people know that plants do benefit mankind while on his/her adventure to pave the world. We all see more parking lots, more roads, and well more everything as we trudge into the future. And this is exactly why we probably want to, or should want to see more plants. Interior design trends have gone… Read more »

What is the WELL Building Standard? And why it will be a growing trend.

So you have heard a little about the WELL Building Standard, but don’t know what it means? Don’t worry we have you covered. By definition, “the WELL Building Standard is a performance-based system for measuring, certifying, and monitoring features of the built environment that impact human health and wellbeing, through air, water, nourishment, light, fitness,… Read more »

Adding Greenery to an Interior Design

Just adding greenery to an interior design can bring health benefits and color to any space. However, using greenery effectively and efficiently to take a space to the next level can be a little more complex. In house plants can drape, grow compactly, or spike upwards. Depending on the vibe or atmosphere that you are… Read more »

Plants Creating Their Own Light

One of the biggest concerns with using plants indoors is making sure that they get enough sunlight so that they can grow and thrive. But what about using plants that can provide their own light? Over in Europe, one Dutch scientist is gaining a lot of notoriety for being able to develop a plant tissue… Read more »

Plants – They Do the Body Good

Having plants inside an office or home just does a body good. They’re visually stimulating, sure, but they also do wonders for the body and mind. With air quality being such a high concern in our current climate, every little thing we can do to improve our own airspace, whether it be in our workplace… Read more »

Plants Glow When They’re Healthy, and You Will Too

Space exploration is generally associated with making new discoveries about space, mapping uncharted territory, and getting a closer look at the foreign. The European Space Agency (ESA) has just launched a project that is about to change that perception. They’re using space explorations to look back at the known in a much more sophisticated, holistic… Read more »

Green is the Glue that Holds Strength Together

Look around. Are you inside? Is there a plant within eyesight? Can you smell flowers? Is the aroma sweeping into your nose and tangoing with your soul? Are you home? Are you at work? Do you feel disconnected from the outdoors? If you feel a disconnect, how can you express your love for nature? You… Read more »