new life for old carpets

sometimes creative reuse of old things can result in something “better” than the original… ABC Carpet over-dye DIY On Sunday, May 22, 2011 Priscilla on her blog A Kind of Love wrote: “Like many bloggers out there, I loved the Color Reform rugs from ABC Carpet, but alas, I do not have $10,000 to spend on a rug. Anthropologie came out with their version of the over-dyed rug, but it paled in comparison with ABC Carpet’s version and still cost a pretty penny.
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recycled aluminum countertops

looking for something different for your countertops?

recycled alumium has a modern but friendly look…

alkemi has created this new material…

“ALKEMI-acrylic is a beautiful and sustainable surfacing alternative, made using pre-consumer waste aluminum flake, solid surface scrap, and recycled acrylic.

SCS certified 91% recycled content

With no VOC content, ALKEMI-acrylic is safe for people and friendly to the environment.

ALKEMI-acrylic may be fabricated and installed by qualified solid surface professionals using conventional tools and methods. Versatile and practical, it is the perfect surfacing material alternative for both horizontal and vertical decorative interior surface applications.”