#mondaymood: GOT WOOD? 👀
'From such crooked wood as that which man is made of, nothing straight can be fashioned.'
- Immanuel Kant
When it comes to interior design building materials, it doesn’t get much more classic and elegant than wood. Since the Stone Age, wood has been the go-to construction material for builders and designers. As part of nature-connected interior design, wood can transform the mood of a room or entire house, creating a homely, welcoming feel and a truly 'organic' sense. It’s also not a fad—this material and has been used for furniture construction for generations upon generations, and as such offers a timeless quality that cannot be replicated.
Compared to steel and concrete, it’s cheaper, easier to assemble, and very versatile. It’s also more sustainable. Wood is renewable like any crop, and it’s a carbon sink, sequestering the carbon dioxide it absorbed during growth even after it’s been turned into lumber.”
Processing wood releases less harmful carbon emissions than does the manufacturing process for any other construction material. Additionally, wood is a fantastic insulator, so larger pieces may be able to assist in reducing energy consumption for heating and cooling your b