Kitchen cabinets / Guides

custom kitchen renovation by River Woodworks
Kitchens

Formaldehyde-Free Green Kitchen cabinetry for a Non-toxic Home - Price Comparisons

...kitchen The summary to all these numbers for a beautiful green kitchen is: Formaldehyde-free Green kitchen cabinets should not cost more than 10 or 12% mo...

Hemp fibreboard and Hemp insulation - the Green Building choice
Wood and organic materials

Hemp building supplies

Hemp is a very sustainable construction material that is no longer just a fringe product; rather, it is becoming a more accessible mainstream building product,...

Consentino ECO - Formaldehyde-Free Recycled Quartz Countertop
Kitchens

The Cosentino ECO is a Kitchen countertop made of recycled plates, bottles and mirrors - video

...kitchen - firstly some beautiful kitchen cabinets, preferably built from FSC certified woods and formaldehyde-free plywood boxes, and that's even before choosin...

Kitchen and Bathroom design tips
Kitchens

Design ideas for durable kitchens and bathrooms

...kitchen and bathroom building material, it's quite susceptible to heat and moisture damage. Look into plywood cabinets for improved durability and better air qu...

Under bed storage
Interior design and furnishing

Storage ideas for small spaces

...kitchen and bathroom cabinets hide completely dead space that can reclaimed for storage. This is a solution for custom made cabinets only of course, you won't f...

Prefab Passive House & LEED Kit Homes for Sale in Ontario & North Eastern US
Concept and design

Prefab Passive House & LEED ready kit homes - the future of buying a new home?

...kitchen countertops Program workshop, counter Columbia Forest Product, Plywood Boxes + Cabinets Formica, laminate on doors of cabinets + cabinets Americ...

Laneway house by Lanefab Design/Build
Interior design and furnishing

Interior furnishings & decor

...Kitchen and bathroom cabinets Mass-produced cabinetry items are almost always loaded with formaldehyde and other VOCs. It is possible, but not easy to find fo...

Prefab LEED Passive House Kit Homes the Future of House Building?
Passive House

Prefab Passive House & LEED ready kit homes - the future of home building?

...kitchen countertops Program workshop, counter Columbia Forest Product, Plywood Boxes + Cabinets Formica, laminate on doors of cabinets + cabinets Americ...

ProductiveHouse in Montreal
Choosing where to live

Green living in the city

...cabinets, natural oils instead of varnish and avoiding chipboard cabinets will all serve to improve your air quality by eliminating the toxic fumes that are sim...

How to plan and budget for home renovations and new builds
Concept and design

Important tips for a successful build or renovation

...kitchen cabinets. Unless you plan to make a career of it afterwards, there are learning curves that will mean you are probably better to stay at your own job to...

Non-toxic building materials can improve home air quality
Healthy indoor air quality

Maintaining healthy indoor air quality

...kitchens not being contained. Along with proper design and keeping problem areas clean and dry, it is important to ensure bathroom fans, kitchen stove hoods a...