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Eco-friendly home furnishings

Product information on eco-friendly home furnishings, green design, environmental regulations, recycling techniques and sustainable forest resources.
  • Energy Efficient

    There Are A Variety Of Reasons For constructing an energy efficient or "green" pool. Rising energy costs, global warming and cost savings are all part of the equation. More

  • Down To Earth

    Emerald green may be the Pantone color of the year, but it also represents an eco-friendly vibe. These items
    are made from repurposed materials or can be recycled after use, mixing aesthetics with an earth-minded approach.
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  • Green & Glamorous

    From Birkenstocks To Orange Crate furniture, the persona of ecofriendly products has been seen as more about function than fl air. Over the history of outdoor sustainable furnishings, there also have been dull and design challenged periods, but today it is a segment full of fresh designs, vibrant colors and award-winning glamour. More

  • Groovystuff

    Eco-Friendly furniture specialist Groovy stuff unveiled more products while introducing student product designers from Auburn University at thismonth's High Point Market. More

  • Product of the Day: ProFire Grills

    ProFire Grills kamado

    Go kamado-style to sear, smoke or grill food. This grill from ProFire Grills includes a dual-action top vent along with eco-friendly bamboo handle and side shelves. More

  • Product of the Day: Poly-Wood

    Poly-Wood South Beach Ultimate Adirondack

    The South Beach Ultimate Adirondack by Poly-Wood, with hideaway ottoman for added comfort, is made from post-consumer milk and detergent bottles. The finished product contains more than 90% of recycled plastic by weight. More

  • Product of the Day: Parasoleil

    Parasoleil Mission perforated panel

    These custom perforated panels by Parasoleil - shown here in the Mission pattern - use 95% recycled copper and low VOC (volatile organic compounds) powder coatings which add to the LEED points of building green. More

  • Meghan Wilson wins Groovystuff market contest

    Groovystuff

    DALLAS - Auburn University student Meghan Wilson's design won the popular vote in the Groovystuff by Design: Connecting Education with Industry Challenge during the October High Point Market. More

  • Pride Family Brands expands fire pit collection

    Pride

    FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla. - Luxury cast aluminum outdoor furniture manufacturer Pride Family Brands is expanding its luxury fire pit collections with the addition of the Sienna round fire pit/table. More

  • SFC hosting Lunch & Learn event at High Point Market

    CHAPEL HILL, N.C. - The Sustainable Furnishings Council will host a panel discussion and luncheon during the fall High Point Market, held Oct. 19-24, aiming to help retailers understand consumers' current attitudes about - and purchase intentions of - sustainable furnishings. More

  • Bella-Dura named Legacy Leader by Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute

    NEW YORK - Performance textiles manufacturer Bella-Dura has been named a Legacy Leader by the Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute. More

  • Phifer introduces Native Escape collection

    Phifer

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - Fabrics and screen producer Phifer has unveiled its latest addition to the Designed Fabrics line, the Native Escape collection. The fabrics boast warm earth tones and patterns with a tribal flair, bringing Native American design to interior and exterior living spaces. More

Casual Living Conference

Casual Living Conference

Join us for the Casual Living Conference on 18-20 Feb. 2015 at the Rosen Shingle Creek Hotel in Orlando. Register today and join casual/outdoor business leaders for two exciting days of mission-critical content, all-star speakers, innovative ideas and great networking opportunities. Details