'g' Green Design Center Named Interior Design Sponsor for RI Home Sustainability Project

Green Life Smart Life partners with 'g' to source beautiful, environmentally conscious materials that will contribute to a healthy, sustainable home.

Mashpee, MA - April 16, 2009 -'g' Green Design Center is delighted to announce its sponsorship of Green Life Smart Life, a Rhode Island based green building showcase home dedicated to environmental stewardship and sustainable living. 'g' Green Design Center, focused on providing a user-friendly experience to going green, is a combination retail shop and showroom on a mission to provide customers with all they need to create green, sustainable homes that are eco-friendly, energy-efficient and healthy environments. Providing interior design services for the Green Life Smart Life project, owner Nicole Goldman and her team have helped specify environmentally preferable products that exemplify the family's mission of reduce, reuse, recycle while contributing to the home's application for LEED-H certification.

"'g' Green Design Center is excited to be a partner on the Green Life Smart Life project," said Nicole Goldman, owner and founder of 'g'. "At 'g' Green Design Center, we are committed to making sustainable resources and materials more accessible to homeowners and projects like Green Life Smart Life are a perfect way for us to showcase our efforts."

'g' serves as a one-stop shop, containing items that range from green building materials and home improvements to lifestyle products. With a commitment to make going green a simplistic process, the flagship store, located on Cape Cod in Mashpee, Massachusetts has grown into a position as a community leader providing affordable and accessible eco-conscious home building and design materials.. As a company, 'g' is committed to sourcing green and sustainable products from local and national companies for those desiring to learn to live a more eco-friendly life.

GLSL plans to source a number of interior design materials through the 'g' Green Design Center, including:
• Cabinets using FSC certified wood, non-toxic finishes, solid wood construction and dovetail carpentry installed by a local craftsman
• Paperstone counters in the kitchen, pantry and laundry rooms which are 100% post-consumer recycled cardboard
• Recycled flooring, including Marmoleum tiles and FLOR zero-VOC natural carpet tiles
• Recycled tile for bathroom flooring, backsplash, and shower
• UltraTouch natural cotton fiber insulation in select locations
• Window treatments and shading made from natural fabrics and textiles

Green Life Smart Life (GLSL), which is sponsored by the Consumer Electronics Association along with premier building manufacturers Kohler and Pella Windows, is demonstrating that real homeowners can make smart decisions that benefit their families and reflect the needs of everyday living environments and personal lifestyles. The project is a showcase of reusable resources; smart energy consumption; eco-friendly landscaping; and clean, healthy-living environments.

For more information on 'g' Green Design Center visit http://www.ggreendesign.com. For more information on Green Life Smart Life, visit www.greenlifesmartlife.com.

About 'g' Green Design Center
Founded in 2007, 'g' Green Design Center is showroom and retail shop dedicated to providing accessible, affordable and stylish green building materials, house wares, fixtures and finishes to help customers make their homes and businesses more healthy, energy-efficient and eco-friendly. 'g' Green Design Center's franchise company serves homeowners, designers, architects, and building professionals, as well as businesses, organizations, and institutions with a full array of green materials and services.

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