As remote working and remote learning has boomed during the COVID-19 pandemic, the rise in the number of people staying at home has prompted many to reconsider how they want to live.
Gone are the days when the whole family required synchronized readiness. Without this need for everyone to be showered and dressed and out the door at the same time, the bathroom is morphing into a space for escape. Continue reading “Bathroom Design for a New World”
Here’s a copy of an article on Modenus.com I contributed to as a Designhounds correspondent.
Designhounds headed to Miami to participate in the 5 Levels of a Smarthome presentation sponsored by Control4 and presented by the NKBA. Continue reading “Planning for a Smart Home – Things to Know”
Chances are your smartphone is within arm’s reach right now, if you’re not already using it to read this.
We’re spending more time than ever on our digital devices—did you know the average employee checks 40 websites a day, switching activities 37 times an hour, changing tasks every two minutes.? With the flood of incoming texts, emails, calls, and push notifications, it’s rare if our screens stay dark for more than a moment.
The negative psychological, social and physical impacts are real. If this sounds familiar …it’s time for a change. It’s time for a Digital Detox! Disconnect to reconnect!
Continue reading “It’s Time to Disconnect”
If you follow my social media feeds you may recall I found a collection of old keys not too long ago. I didn’t want to throw them away because I know my grandfather collected most of them. This week I’m so happy to be able to say I found some inspiration.
Australian artist Michael Moerkey (or Moerkey) creates balls, bowls and other artistic sculptures with discarded keys and coins. Continue reading “More Upcycled Lighting”