"Green" Products for The Home
If you’re a homeowner who wants to join the green revolution by minimizing your energy consumption and impact on the ecosystem, consider the products at the stores below:
Arrow Lamp and Lighting
2091 Boston Post Rd, Larchmont
This shop sells Satco and Bulbrite compact fluorescent bulbs, energy smart-brands that are more efficient (they use one-fifth to one-third the power of incandescent bulbs), and longer lasting (they have a 6,000- to 15,000-hour lifespan versus a 750- to 1,000-hour lifespan for incandescent bulbs).
This company offers wood floors, custom furnishings, and closets using wood only from sustainable forests (i.e., forests managed to maintain biodiversity, productivity, regeneration capacity, and vitality) and non-formaldehyde glue in manufacturing.
Rug and Home Gallery
722 Commerce St, Thornwood
This shop sells Lee Industries “green” line of sofas, chairs, and ottomans, which use certified sustainable wood frames and water-based wood finishes, recycled fiber filling in pillows, and soy-based filling in cushions.
63 Main St, Dobbs Ferry
Offers Chilewich recycled vinyl woven carpet, recycled glassware, and bowls made of recycled wire and paper.