Please give a warm welcome to our guest writer, Caroline Smith! She is a writer, environmentalist and interior design enthusiast. Please enjoy her article!
Eco Friendly Furniture – Green Bar Stools Anyone?
By Caroline Smith of www.GetBarStools.com
Green living is all very well when it comes to everyday activities. We all know we should turn off the tap when brushing our teeth, put our groceries in reusable bags and recycle everything we can. Earth friendly cleaning products, organic food and non-toxic toiletries are becoming commonplace in stores. But when it comes to one-off big purchases, such as furniture, it can be difficult to know where to look for green options.
When making any eco friendly purchase, there are always several factors to think about. What is a product made of? Where do the raw materials come from? What is the manufacturer’s attitude to sustainability? (more…)