All building materials have an embodied energy within them. While this sounds like mysticim it does have a scientific explanation. The embodied energy is the energy used throughout the lifecycle of the material; from the processing of raw materials, to manufacturing through to product delivery. If a building is constructed¬†with poorly chosen materials, the embodied […]

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When planning a new kitchen, a barrier island is often a strong consideration and for good reason. They are a popular feature among home owners and can look great if placed well. Functionally the large island helps to direct the flow of traffic around the kitchen work space, offering more room to nearby community seating […]

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