Energy-Efficient Products

This manufacturer creates decorative metal castings, including drain grates, trench grates, tree grates, and other custom grates from post-consumer recycled iron, which makes up a minimum of 80 percent of each product.

Source: CUSTOM HOME Magazine
Publication date: September 1, 2007

By CUSTOM HOME Staff

Sustainable Vanity

A line of bathroom furnishings made from sustainably grown bamboo and recycled concrete, the Katharos collection includes a vanity made from wall-suspended cabinetry available in two colors topped by a countertop that comes in three colors, two lengths, and three configurations of cabinet doors and drawers.
bluehouse.
877.276.1180.
www.bluehouselife.com.

Sunken Treasure

Raising trees from flooded forests, this company offers wood in a variety of species and cuts, from flooring to poles. Species include Douglas fir, Western red cedar, Western white pine, and hemlock.
Triton Logging.
250.652.4033.
www.tritonlogging.com.

Grate Idea

This manufacturer creates decorative metal castings, including drain grates, trench grates, tree grates, and other custom grates from post-consumer recycled iron, which makes up a minimum of 80 percent of each product.
Iron Age Designs.
206.276.0925.
www.ironagegrates.com.

Previous Porcelain

The eight products in the EcoCycle Porcelain-Stone tile series have 40 percent recycled content. Meant to resemble natural stone, their surface color continues through the body of the tile. Each measures 12 inches by 12 inches and has a coordinating bullnose and cove base.
Crossville.
800.221.9093.
www.crossvilleinc.com.

Natural Finish

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