7 Basic Questions To Ask Yourself Before Designing Your Outdoors.

It’s well known how the simple thought of renovating can give you hot flashes and make you feel sick.

I won’t deny it, going through one can be a challenging experience that many times makes you want to have never embarked on it on the first place.

BUT, it’s also true that having a surrounding that responds to your unique lifestyle allows you to carry a better balanced life. With this final goal in mind, you can avoid reno-aches (renovation+headaches)  by starting your process the right way, and one first step is knowing what you really want, need and can afford. Read more

Help! What is the Best Plant for a Contemporary Home?

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Looking for a stunning option for indoor gardening? The Fiddle Leaf Fig Tree is a winner.

For the last 3-5 years,  it has become a favorite for indoor spaces. Many people thought it was a trend destined to fade after a couple of years, that hasn’t been the case…yet.

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7 Cool & Modern Planters for Spring | Picks by DMM Studio

 (1) Cilinder Planters with Walnut Stand (2) Element Planter Series (3) Mostera Planter (4) Tapered Wooden Leg Pot (5) Weathered Cast Stone Cube Planters (6) Retro Bullet Planter (7) Foodmap Container

Spring is almost here and I already started to take care of my container plants at home and to scout out the best planters in the market to recommend to clients, friends and anyone who wants to bring some nice green color into their lives.

If you don’t have an outdoor space with soil to grow anything…  Read more

A Hidden Rooftop Garden in The Middle of NYC

This past week  I had the opportunity to tour the private aeroponic rooftop garden at the forward-thinking Bell, Book & Candle, a locavore restaurant at the heart of  West Village, here in NYC.

Aeroponics is the process of growing plants in an air or mist environment without the use of soil or an aggregate medium. The production of the this garden in the sky is more than enough to cover the restaurant needs. Fun Fact: the owners have even found themselves giving the extra to friends and some lucky neighbors.  Read more

5 Amazing Facts To Know About Agaves

Many times we see a plant multiple times and like it, but donot know any interesting detail that could make it even more special. Here I share 5 facts that will make you seen agave in a different way, and that will make you look like an expert among your friends. But also can be used as an interesting conversation starter in your next gathering that have any agave or tequila on site.

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