Paint- How to reduce the VOC’s in your home from paint

Paint is one of the most commonly known contributors of VOC’s in the home. For years paint brands have been looking into reducing the number of VOC’s in their products and have used this in their marketing. Whilst reducing VOC’s in paint can be good, the best thing for our health is to eliminate them.Continue reading “Paint- How to reduce the VOC’s in your home from paint”

Eco Dark Scandi- How to create the dark scandi trend using eco brands

So here I thought I would show you how you can create the latest trends using mostly English Eco brands. Scandinavian interiors are a strong trend for 2020 and I love the combination of Scandinavian and dark interiors. Using natural materials gives a really soft and comforting feel to the design and as we becomeContinue reading “Eco Dark Scandi- How to create the dark scandi trend using eco brands”

Carpet- The best types of carpet to buy to reduce the chemicals in your home

Carpet plays a huge role in our home, it adds warmth, comfort and can make or break a stylish home. But it can also be contributing to the chemicals in your home and not just in the short term either! There are 3 areas to consider when your buying carpet, firstly the fibres (the partContinue reading “Carpet- The best types of carpet to buy to reduce the chemicals in your home”

How to create a ‘clean’ home

I have always been into sustainability and have been passionate about the environment but it has been hard to stick to. I work as an interior designer and its hard to not get swept away with beautiful fabrics or wallpapers, buying expensive furniture or accessories. But over the last few years I have spent aContinue reading “How to create a ‘clean’ home”

Eco Furniture- The best UK brands for environmentally sourced furniture

So whilst embarking on this journey to become Eco Friendly and chemical free I have found out that the furniture we have in our homes can be the largest soucre of VOC’s. The throw away fast furniture culture has taken hold but its time to start investing in good quality pieces that we ‘love’ ratherContinue reading “Eco Furniture- The best UK brands for environmentally sourced furniture”