Archive for February, 2019

Benefits of Biophilic Design

Posted on February 22nd, 2019

Biophilia is simply the innate desire or affinity humans have to connect with the natural world. Biophilic design may include any elements of nature such as plants, green walls, moss art, or art/paintings depicting or incorporating nature. It may also include simple architectural elements or accents made from natural products like stone, wood, or bamboo…. Read more

Fresh Air for Sick Building Syndrome

Posted on February 1st, 2019

Have you heard of Sick Building Syndrome (SBS)? It occurs as tenants of a building develop mild, but irritating symptoms without a direct root or cause. Symptoms like dry eyes, scratchy or a sore throat, congestion, headaches, tightness in the chest and lethargy. These symptoms worsen with more time spent in the building and disappear… Read more