Natural and nontoxic building materials sold by a knowledgeable staff with almost two decades of experience. All products meet the following criteria: 1) Non-toxic and safe 2) Renewable, recycled, or upcycled 3) Energy efficient and Energy Star compliant 4) Meet or exceed US or European environmental standards 5) Good reputation in the industry 6) Personally tested by our company. Descriptions are exceptional, there are MSDS sheets on the contents of most products, and guidelines.
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One of the internet’s most complete resources for green home furnishings that are healthy and resource efficient. Their product list includes recycled-glass tiles, cork flooring, natural linoleum, hardwood flooring, natural fiber and recycled carpeting and carpet pads, countertops, cabinets, paints and primers, wood finishes, strippers, wallcoverings, sealers, and more. In addition to their products, they also have on-line buying guides to help you choose which of their products is right for you. And if they don’t have what you are looking for, they promise to help you find it.
"A 'one stop shop' for all your green building needs." No-VOC paints and stains, natural and FSC-certified flooring, modular and natural carpets, recycled countertops, sinks and fixtures made from recycled metals, cabinets, tiles, and more.
The classic swing redesigned into a wooden “swingboard” with a unique curved shape, on which you can sit or stand, “providing more moves, more range of motion, and more fun as you glide through the air.” Made of 100% hard rock maple, each board is one of a kind, and 100% proudly made in the USA. It’s a great way to get exercise outdoors.
“The happiest and most environmentally certified bike lubes in the world…Every year bike owners apply nearly 6.3 million gallons of harmful petroleum to their bicycles to lubricate their chain and gears. This petroleum has nowhere to go, so it winds up in our soil and waterways, polluting our environment and making a green activity not so green anymore. Eco Sheep® solves this problem through our revolutionary, patent-pendingpetroleum-free bicycle chain lubricants. Our lubes beat petroleum and are non-toxic, biodegradable, and sustainable. You won’t find dangerous petroleum, PTFE particles, or paraffin in any of our products.”
Handmade hiking sticks, hiking poles and canes, beautifully crafted by local artisans in Central Texas. Designed to increase your balance and mobility. Made from native and exotic woods, including sassafras, hickory, sweet gum, iron bamboo, and many others. Can be personalized with laser engraving or the addition of accessories such as strap, whistle, compass and others.
“Whistle Creek is the nation’s largest manufacturer of rustic walking and hiking sticks. They’re warm, full of character and 100% US Made. You’ll be proud to own one – and we GUARANTEE you’ll get at least one compliment a month, or we’ll buy it back!” Accessories include compass, whistle, bear bell, leather straps, tree seeds, and more.
Wood-and-rope tree swings: bench swings, kid’s seat swings, disc swings, made of various types of woods and finishes.
Designed by the Mayo Clinic, this tool gives your body constant motion while you are simply standing. It increases energy expenditure, raises heart rate, and increases range of motion. Perfect for standing desks, washing dishes, watching TV, anytime you are standing, or can stand instead of sit. We’ve gone the extra mile to use eco-conscious materials in our fabrication process. The Original’s top deck is made of bamboo, one of the world’s most abundant and renewable resources; our finish is GREEN GUARD certified to meet rigorous standards for low emissions; our sand-cast bases are produced by hand in zero-water process in a solar-powered facility. We’ve also chosen to finish our bases via powder-coating, as it has almost zero emissions compared to painting and anodizing. It’s all part of our bigger mission to be responsible borrowers from Mother Earth, for team members and customers alike.
These clever bars let you”take the gym anywhere.” Designed for people “who want awesome workouts without being stuck in a regular gym,” these bars are made for total-body workouts while traveling, at home, or even outside. Made from aerospace-grade aluminum and abrasion resistant nylon, with a 2-layer ultra durable weather-resistant powder coat. Handcrafted in the USA.