Eco-Friendly Mojuhlar Flatpack Furniture


When Ed Reynolds saw how much used furniture was ending up in landfills in the United States, he decided to do something about it, and started a new furniture company that would make furniture that simply used less material, took up less space, and could be used for a multitude of different reasons and rooms, so that it would be easier to reuse or sell. He wrote about it on his site, saying:

“Most modular furniture today primarily serves only one functional use, like modular shelving for storage, or modular sofas for seating. I wanted to design a system that could be reconfigured to serve multiple functional uses and continue to adapt as needs and spaces change.”

His flatpack furniture is very cool, modern and super stylish. The company, called Mojuhlar, makes their furniture from top quality Baltic birch plywood which has feen finished with a Wilsonart laminate. Then, they drill a pattern of holes into the pieces so that they can be fastened together in a number of different ways, creating tons of opportunities for variety. They even use a special kind of screw that fits flush with the wood so that you don’t have the issue of exposed screw heads.

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Furniture design is becoming not only a study in function and sustainability, its becoming  more of an art form. Certain kinds of eco-friendly designs can be very expensive, and people are looking for ways to furnish their homes creatively without spending too much money. Eco-Friendly design is becoming very popular for this reason. Homeowner want eco-friendly furniture that is not only good for the environment, but will also allow you to save money.

Alternative Materials

There are also many retailers, especially on the internet, that are beginning to use reusable, recycled or sustainable materials to build their furniture. Some examples of these materials are bamboo, cork, reclaimed barnwood, recycled plastic and pieces made from FSC certified materials.

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Reclaimed Furniture

Many stray away from using alternative materials because they can not always be found in stores. Instead of just throwing away everything from a room, or rooms, that you are redoing, try to brainstorm ways to reuse some of the pieces that have been used before. It is very easy, and inexpensive, to transform something even just using a new coat of paint and a refinishing.

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A Closer Look At Eco-Friendly Furniture

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In an effort to increase and prolong the natural life of our environment, many activities of both individuals and business entities are now gearing up towards eco-friendly ideas. Every aspect of our lives is connected to way of how we could save the life of our planet, and choosing eco-friendly furniture is just one way of contributing. This article will further explain the differences and advantages of eco-friendly furniture as compared with other kinds of home furnishings. Through the end of this article, readers will gain some tips on how to find eco-friendly and economical furniture.

Pieces of furniture that are made from organic resources such as wood, timber, grasses and other natural materials are what we refer to as eco-friendly furniture. Wicker furniture such as tables made of flat timber, wooden cabinets and seating furniture such as wicker bar stools are just some of the best samples of eco-friendly items. Eco-friendly products are made from organic materials, meaning, by the end of its service, furniture pieces will just decompose without compromising the environment’s sustainability.

Another method of determining if a furniture is eco-friendly or not is by scrutinizing its production process. Are the processes in manufacturing detrimental to environment? Are there any toxic materials produced during the production process? If your answer to either of the questions is yes, the furniture is not qualified as an eco-friendly furniture.

Simple actions such as using eco-friendly products are great way in which we can contribute to saving the mother Earth. Nature friendly actions are geared towards lifestyle improvements while leaving our natural surroundings untouched and free from any harm. By choosing eco-friendly furniture, you were not only saving environment but also creating a specific style for your home decoration. By opting for wicker furniture, wooden and bamboo based furnishings, you are already one-step closer to a casual and comfortable home living. The choice of furniture to be incorporated within your existing home furnishings can interpret and give personality to your home.

Choosing eco-friendly furniture does not necessarily mean being limited to the nature-loving character. In today’s market, there are many variations of furniture to choose from. Such variety allows people to create contemporary, modern, classical or casual home decoration depending on their preference. Using the colors of nature makes a design that is always pleasing to our eyes, just as nature relaxes everyone.

Since more people are now concerned about sustainability, the market of eco-friendly furniture rises swiftly. Being a market-driven product, eco-friendly furniture can now be found anywhere whether in virtual or physical stores, just like how usual furniture is sold in the market. Buyers can pick their preferred style, construction material and some added features. Some actual furniture shops are providing their customers the opportunity to customize their chosen furniture.

The awareness about eco-friendly furniture still needs some more marketing. For those who are not yet very familiar with this kind of furniture, don’t be confused with wood furniture making as cause of deforestation because responsible manufacturers of eco-friendly furniture do plant and grow their resource materials, then replace those trees with new ones in order to avoid shortage of materials in the future. They plant and grow trees intended for harvesting and manufacture production.

Given all that, it is now up to you to decide when should you begin your contribution to saving our planet. Be eco-friendly in whatever you do. Choose eco-friendly furniture if you have the chance to do so.

Recyclable Chiavari Chair

recyclable chiavari chair

I was first drawn to this chair because of the many colour selections it comes in. Current colours like pastel pink and peach, this is a chair worth having around. This designer chair boasts many features. It’s stackable, has non-marking feet, it’s resistant to impact, scratches and stains, and it’s even comfortable to sit in. Best of all, it’s 100% Recyclable. Eco-friendly + Designer furniture = a sound investment.

Eco-Friendly Serving Cart

eco friendly serving cart

There are many features to speak of with this Eco-Friendly Serving Cart. It’s made from solid “Eucalyptus Gradis” hardwood, it’s been pre-treated and expertly kiln-dried, it’s extremely durable for outdoor/indoor use, and is mold, mildew, fungi, termites, rot and decay resistant. And what’s more, it’s environmentally friendly and harvested from protected forests and resists water penetration, for long lasting service. That’s a lot of features !

Graphic Armoire

graphic armoire

This stylish Graphic Armoire offers an ornate design on a functional storage unit. The doors are made from reclaimed stalks of the sorghum plant and formaldehyde-free adhesives were also used to improve the air quality of your home. Constructed with certified sustainable birch plywood, the Graphic Armoire is well-built and will provide years of great style and function. Give your home a great accent piece that also helps you organize and store your favorite things.

eco friendly clothing chest

This gorgeous Eco-Friendly Clothing Chest from Brookside is lodge-inspired as it beams with beautiful rustic qualities. The beauty of this Eco-Friendly Clothing Chest is exemplified in its craftsmanship as it is made with solid hardwoods and accented with stylish, antiqued brass hardware. Distinguished in its design, the Eco-Friendly Clothing Chest is finished in a gentle, hand-distressed satin patina, which allows the natural grain of the wood to shine through. With ample space to hold your entire wardrobe and a real treat on the eyes, this chest will make a wonderful addition to your bedroom decor.

Bamboo Bedroom Set

bamboo bedroom set

This Bamboo Bedroom Set is as stylish as it is eco-friendly. The sleek modern look utilizes solid bamboo, a rapidly renewable resource that also happens to be extremely sturdy with great textural character. Equally suitable in a fancy downtown loft or a suburban home, this sophisticated Bamboo Bedroom Set is finished in a rich merlot finish and the bed is available in Queen, King and California King size.

Modern Bamboo Bed

modern bamboo bed

This Modern Bamboo Bed is as stylish as it is eco-friendly. The elegant modern look uses solid bamboo, a rapidly renewable resource that also happens to be extremely sturdy with great textural character. Equally suitable in a fancy downtown loft or a suburban home, this sophisticated Modern Bamboo Bed is finished in a rich merlot finish and is available in Queen, King and California King size.

Six Drawer Bamboo Dresser

six drawer bamboo dresser

This Six Drawer Bamboo Dresser is as stylish as it is eco-friendly. The chic modern look uses solid bamboo, a rapidly renewable resource that also happens to be extremely sturdy with great textural character. Equally suitable in a fancy downtown loft or a suburban home, this sophisticated Six Drawer Bamboo Dresser is finished in a rich merlot finish and chrome accent hardware showcase the natural essence of bamboo.