27 Jun '11, 7am

Modern Living Showhouse: Built-in Sustainability

Modern Living Showhouse: Built-in Sustainability

Over the weekend, the Modern Living Showhouse was unveiled during the Dwell on Design 2011 show in Los Angeles. The Showhouse integrates aesthetic design and sustainability unified in the creation process. Walking into the Showhouse, the design, though modern in style, doesn’t shout “sustainability” to the untrained eye. But that’s not necessarily a bad thing. The sustainability features are built deep within the home. This modular structure itself was the brainchild of Jonathan Davis of pieceHomes , a company which specializes in green, factory-built modular houses. The interior was designed by Zem Joaquin of ecofabulous , which focuses on stylish and sustainable living. The Davis and Joaquin collaboration yielded a result that was not only good for people, but good for the environment. “The Modern Living Showhouse is a fantastic, innovative example of a highly-functional...

Full article: http://www.triplepundit.com/2011/06/modern-living-showhou...

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