Author: Agnes Moser

INTERIOR DESIGN MADE SIMPLE: TIPS TO FIND THE PERFECT SEATING

Have you been scouring interior design websites for your ideal chair?  Do you know how to pick furniture based on your interior design style?  Finding the right chair can be a daunting task. There are so many options, styles, materials, and comfort levels designed to suit various needs. Here are some of SENGA’s tips for choosing a chair for the different areas in your home. THE LIVING ROOM The living room not only has the highest amount of traffic, but is often where we spend the most time sitting. Comfort here is paramount. First, think about your style and...

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4 Reasons to Consider Eco-Friendly Design

Newfound interest in eco-friendly design has homeowners weighing the pros and cons of green design. For us at SENGA, the answer is clear. Green design is beneficial for both the environment and our health. While a number of homeowners consider the cost of green design to outweigh the benefits, there are several factors to consider before writing off green design altogether. Here are some of SENGA’s reasons to consider eco-friendly design in your home. Durability  Natural resources used for interior design are incredibly durable. Using cork, concrete, or bamboo for floors is just as sturdy as traditional hardwood and...

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SENGA’s Green Bathroom & Kitchen Remodel Ideas

Throughout April, we have explored the importance of eco-friendly interior design and showcased some of our favorite products in SENGA’s Green Materials Guide. This month I had the pleasure of attending a lecture covering sustainable materials for kitchens and bathrooms. Not only was I excited to gain additional insights from industry experts about sourcing and using green materials, but I was fortunate enough to discover Native Trails, a company dedicated to bridging traditional cultures and artisans with creative design. This wonderful company strives to enhance sustainable interior design in addition to remaining mindful of the environmental and economic impact...

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SENGA’s Green Materials Guide

Did the importance of green interior design pique your eco-friendly interest? At SENGA we believe in mindful design and the protection of our planet. This April we have all the helpful tips and knowledge to help you on your way to eco-friendly living. If you are planning a remodel and want to consider some eco-friendly options, here is our green materials guide to get you started. Sustainable Materials Using sustainable materials in a green remodel is a must. Therefore, as designers we must be mindful that the elements we incorporate are produced sustainably from easily replenished natural resources. For...

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Eco-Friendly? What you Need to Know About Green Interior Design

Eco-friendly, sustainable, and going green have become much more than buzzwords within the last several years. As we begin to understand our impact upon the planet, and the effects everyday materials have on our health, these words are increasingly important. Within the design industry, the emergence of green interior design has become a field of its own. Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED)  certifications and coursework   has helped many designers implement transformative construction and sustainable interior design across the country. At SENGA interior design, the incorporation of green interior design, is very important, on both a personal and...

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