Biomimicry in Building Materials

What can three billion years of evolution teach us?  We are so reliant on our ability to innovate and research new ways to do things based on technology, that we often forget to consider the most innovative research of all:  time.

Read more to learn about Biomimicry in the Built Environment. 

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Lapitec Surfacing - Engineered For The Future

Still using Quartz as your surface? Learn what the next big thing in surfacing is and WHY YOU NEED IT!!

Hint: Induction top friendly?

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Anti-Dumping and Quartz

A big piece of news hit the surfacing market recently:  Quartz manufacturers got served in court via an anti-dumping lawsuit.  OMG.  Wow, I can’t believe that.  This could be bad… or good….or wait, what is dumping?  Let’s back up and see what happened.

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Beach DAZE

Memorial Day Weekend has passed us and now we're dreaming about sunny blue skies and sandy beaches. 

Read more to learn what products we used for inspiration in this Monthly Vignette. 

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The Top 10 Products Made Out Of Recycled Ocean Plastic

The Top 10 Products Made out of Recycled Ocean Plastic

We have seen some horrific images lately that highlight the oceanic crisis of discarded plastic culminating into giant masses in twice the size of Texas in our precious blue waters.  We have seen rivers full of waste flowing through villages.  But just visualizing the problem and bringing it to the forefront, does not solve the problem or offer a solution.  The real solution is in our age-old slogan of Reduce, Reuse, Recycle.

Read more to learn about CaraGreen's list of Top Products Made from Recycled Plastic!

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Beautiful Walls Choose Beautiful Countertops

When Kim Fraser, wife of the co-founder of Spoonflower, began designing her custom home in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, she knew she wanted beautiful, sustainable finishes that would complement the eco-friendly wallpaper that her family is so well-known for developing.

Read more about why she chose IceStone as the material for her home.

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Durat Unveils Palace Collection at WantedDesign

Durat Unveils Palace Collection at WantedDesign
The Pallace Collection Features 12 New Colors by the Finnish Brand

Raleigh, NC - June 11th, 2018 - Recently, Durat unveiled their newest line, DURAT Palace, at WantedDesign Manhattan. Read more to learn about this new collection. 

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The Top 9 Ways to Incorporate Biophilic Design into your Office

 

Looking for ways to bring Biophilic (biophilia) Design into your office. Read more to find out the TOP 9 WAYS to incorporate Biophilic Design into your office. 

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Featured Project: Laura Krey Designs & Durat

Read how designer Laura Krey incorporated sustainability and Durat into one of her New York renovations. 

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This Is Epic

No, really it is Epic! Epic wide oak flooring from reSAWN Timber is the ultimate in durability and beauty in the flooring space. It is w-i-d-e. Read more to learn about this NEW product. 

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