With the world becoming increasingly aware of the environment, people are choosing eco-friendly furniture designs for their home interiors. The furniture pieces are modern and economic. Traditional furniture is responsible for carbon emissions adding to the greenhouse effect. The carbon emissions are reduced to a great extent by the use of the environment friendly furniture.
Bamboo dining table
Bamboo is emerging as the new material for furniture making. Moreover, the reasons definitely are its easy availability, longer life, recyclable nature, and cost effectiveness. Many a household is choosing bamboo over traditional wood furniture and yet is not compromising with the decorations and designs on the interiors. The bamboo dining table is a simple yet elegant and sophisticated furniture piece designed by Bettencourt. The adhesives used are nontoxic and the non-VOC panels of bamboo are framed by steel border.
Cork stool and table
This novel stool and table designed by Jasper Morrison is rather simple furniture piece. Both the stool and the table are made of solid cork which is a sustainable material. Cork is harvested from renewable bark of the trees. The material is spongy and lightweight and thus makes the set of stool and table a classic and comfortable addition to the modern seating arrangement.
This is an eco-friendly furniture design by Maku Furniture Co. Maku Sofa has a design which is surf inspired. The design on the sofa is simple and modern and is made up of teak wood grown from plantation. The sofa comes with four options for cushions and custom eco fabrics. The structure is rigid and yet comfortable.
Gotham Side Chair
This a modern chair that is not just comfortable but is airy as well. The chair designed by J Persing symbolizes the eco-friendly principles of reducing, reusing, and recycling. The chair takes a recyclable wooden frame with the seat and the back rest made with belts. The frame is made up of laminated maple wood which is a resource efficient material.
Body form chair
This is another chair by J Persing. The material of the chair is bent plywood. The chair is made keeping in mind the body contours while sitting. The manufacturing of the chair is one eighth the lumber as required by conventional chairs. The curves are just perfect to keep the body at rest and keep it comfortable when sitting.
The voyage bed is a furniture piece with an eco-friendly furniture design that is modern and rustic at the same time. The bed takes a novel design following the production techniques that are handmade. The bed has is designed by Kenneth Cobonpue shows an alternative to the conventional home design of beds. The bed is made of abaca, rattan, and organic bamboo and mixes comfort with style and elegance.
People are going for eco-friendly furniture design rather than with the conventional furniture to reduce the carbon footprints of their house.