10 Beautiful Rooms (You Won't Believe They're Green)

  • These 10 beautiful rooms prove you don't have to sacrifice style to go green. In this one, designer Lori Dennis created the ultimate dining lounge for a sophisticated bachelor. For a green touch, she added a custom dining table made of eco-friendly wood and stain.
  • This sophisticated San Francisco bathroom features Art Deco style complemented by mosaic tiles of recycled glass. Photo from HGTV.com user jamescollins.
  • HGTV favorite, Vern Yip, didn't sacrifice style in this eco-friendly living room makeover. Green resources include a bamboo floor, silk pillows (silk is a semi-renewable fabric) and earth-kind sofas.
  • This cute kitchen, courtesy of HGTV.com user design2bgreen, struts its eco-cred with a recycled glass tile backsplash, a reused sink and floor, and Energy Star appliances.
  • This charming master bathroom features a cork floor. Cork, a renewable resource, is durable and comfortable underfoot. Photo courtesy of HGTV.com user onlythebest.
  • Outdoor rooms like this one from HGTV.com user, edenmaker, can be eco-friendly, too. Use repurposed furniture or antiques, like this bench, to give your yard a unique look (and keep furniture out of landfills).
  • A hotel-style bedroom soothes the senses. Eco-friendly bedding and paint soothe the conscience. It's a win-win for style and the planet. Design by Lori Dennis.
  • Carter Oosterhouse transformed this backyard into an outdoor retreat, complete with a sustainable cedar deck and a concrete floor colored with eco-friendly stain.
  • HGTV.com user, oldhouseluvr followed the "reduce, reuse, recycle" rule by turning an antique sewing machine into a desk.
  • This elegant living room by HGTV.com user nyclq gets an A for eco-friendly style. The throw over the arm of the couch gives this room an elegant touch, and is a great reminder to save resources by cozying up with a blanket instead of turning up the heat. For more tips on eco-friendly design, visit Red Hot and Green.
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