Inhabitat is Looking For Writers for the Milan Furniture Fair!

March 22, 2010 by  
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Hey Milan Design Fair fans! The Milan Design Fair is coming up quick from April 14th-19th , and Inhabitat is looking for a few great writers/photographers/design aficionados to cover this year’s event! We’re on the hunt for best and brightest in contemporary sustainable design from this year’s show, so if you’re planning to go to Milan and want to be an Inhabitat scout, shoot us an email at editor@inhabitat dot com! If you are interested and you think you have what it takes to cover this amazing event for Inhabitat, then send us a sample of your writing (or photography), tell us a little about your self and why you would make a great correspondent for Inhabitat. Send all inquires to: editor@inhabitat dot com

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Melrose Commons Earns First LEED Neighborhood Honors in NYC

March 22, 2010 by  
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In 1994 an Urban Renewal Plan threatened to price out the residents of Melrose Commons in the South Bronx . In an effort to keep their neighborhood, the residents formed a community group aptly named Nos Quedamos — which in Spanish means, “ We Stay .” The group, through persistence, successfully coerced the city into including housing that was within their price range and then made sure that the city built their new neighborhood as efficiently as possible. Melrose Commons is now the first neighborhood in New York State to receive LEED Stage II Silver Certification for Neighborhood Development by the U.S

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READER TIP: Bio-Luminum Tiles Recycled from Retired Airplanes

March 22, 2010 by  
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These sleek and modern Bio-Luminumâ„¢ tiles are made of reclaimed aluminum from retired airplanes ! The aluminum comes from airplane fuselages which are melted into blocks and then sliced to create a lightweight textured tile.

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Inhabitat is Looking For Writers to Cover the Milan Furniture Fair!

March 19, 2010 by  
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Hey European design fans! The Milan Furniture Fair is coming up quick from April 14th-19th , and Inhabitat is looking for a few great writers/photographers/design aficionados to cover this year’s event! We’re on the hunt for best and brightest in contemporary sustainable design from this year’s show, so if you’re planning to go to Milan and want to be an Inhabitat scout, shoot us an email at editor@inhabitat dot com! If you are interested and you think you have what it takes to cover this amazing event for Inhabitat, then send us a sample of your writing (or photography), tell us a little about your self and why you would make a great correspondent for Inhabitat. Send all inquires to: editor@inhabitat dot com

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Sustain Design Studio’s Affordable TRIO Prefab Lands in Ontario

March 19, 2010 by  
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Sustain Design Studio ’s newest prefab home , the 12×36 TRIO, recently landed in Brighton, Ontario. With its butterfly roof and passive solar design , the California Edition of the Trio is energy-efficient, has a small environmental footprint, and it is available at an affordable price . Read the rest of Sustain Design Studio’s Affordable TRIO Prefab Lands in Ontario Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: butterfly roof , eco design , green design , low VOC , non-toxic materials , Ontario , Prefab , Prefab friday , prefab home , solar passive design , sustain design studio , Sustainable Building , Trio

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