InnovativeHOME Magazine – my new must read magazine

I was checking out at the grocery store last week and spied the preview issue of this very slick magazine focused on sustainable home design. I’m pouring over every article and never get bored. According to the publisher, InnovativeHOME is designed for architects and interior designers but as a consumer, I found it chocked full of inspiring ideas for greener …

A Healthy Home: Beautiful Interiors that Enhance the Environment and Your Well-Being” by Jackie Craven – a book as beautiful as it is helpful

The resources for creating a healthy home are on the rise, and getting better. This book by home renovator interior designer and former English teacher Jackie Craven is sure to catch the eye of domestic diva Martha Stewart. Accurate and helpful content combined with exceptional design makes this a must-have coffee table book. Craven points out that “one of the …

What’s the difference between Talalay latex and Dunlop latex?

Latex mattresses are very popular right now and their rise to prominence has resulted in the battle of the Talalay vs. Dunlop latex. It’s a silly argument, since it’s like comparing apples to oranges. The terms Talalay and Dunlop are simply the methods by which latex is manufactured and has little to do with the quality of the end product. …