In the world of sustainable design, repurposing unwanted furniture is one of the more challenging tasks to conquer. Here are 10 strategies for off-loading a client’s old stuff in a more environmentally conscious way.
Some homeowners are tempted to choose all-new furnishings—an approach that risks aesthetic homogeneity and material waste. Instead, here’s how to help clients cultivate a collected, sustainable look that stylishly layers the old with the new.
In a new column, home design and sustainable living writer Laura Fenton taps industry experts for concrete ways to make your design business more sustainable. Here, she outlines how, even if you can’t yet go fully paperless, there’s a lot you can do to cut back your firm’s paper use.