Colin Slais

Optimista is a DIY Renovation Project Featuring Sustainable Materials

by , 01/11/13

optimisa, Colin Edward Slais, green remodel, green home, green interiors, built in furniture, green remodel ideas

Optimista is a family home remodel located in Phoenix, Arizona, named after its owner’s outlook on the future. The house renovation was treated as a DIY project that would employ not only custom furniture hand-built and installed by the occupants of the home, but sustainable elements that include low-flow plumbing, CFL/LED lighting, sealed doors/windows, and participation in the local recycling program. Anything that was in the house previously and not reused was donated to charity.

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  1. Kim L. January 15, 2013 at 2:57 pm

    I love the warm colors used throughout the home, especially in the bedroom. It’s very welcoming. Great work!

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