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How to make your home more sustainable with furniture choices

How to make your home more sustainable with furniture choices


When it comes to furniture, there are a lot of things to consider. Not only do you want furniture that is comfortable and looks great in your home, but you also want to make sure that you're choosing pieces that are sustainable. Here are some tips for making more sustainable choices when it comes to furniture:

1) Choose furniture made with sustainable materials. If you're looking for sustainable furniture, opt for pieces that are made with natural materials like bamboo, wool, or cotton. These materials are all renewable and will break down more easily than synthetic materials when they're no longer needed.

2) Use smaller pieces of furniture to create a cozy space for guests. Rather than filling your home with large, bulky pieces of furniture, try using smaller pieces that can be easily moved around. This will create a more intimate setting for guests and make your home feel more inviting.

3) Add plants into your home to improve air quality and make it feel more alive. Not only do plants help to purify the air in your home, but they also add a touch of life to any space. If you're looking for a more sustainable way to improve the air quality in your home, try adding some plants!

4) Shop at local thrift stores or online marketplaces for used furniture. When you buy secondhand furniture, you're not only saving money, but you're also keeping furniture out of landfills. Plus, shopping for used furniture is a great way to support local businesses.

5) Make your own sustainable furniture using recycled materials. If you're feeling creative, try making your own furniture out of recycled materials. This is a great way to add some personal style to your home while being more sustainable.

6) Educate yourself and others about the importance of choosing sustainable furniture options. One of the best ways to make more sustainable choices is to educate yourself and others about why it's important. By doing this, you can help to create a more sustainable future for furniture and for the planet.

At, we believe that beautiful furniture doesn't have to come at the expense of the environment. That's why we offer a wide selection of sustainable mango wood furniture. Mango wood is an excellent sustainable choice for furniture due to its durability and fast growth rate. In fact, mango trees actually improve soil quality and help to regenerate degraded landscapes. At, we work with skilled artisans who hand-craft each piece of furniture with the utmost care. We're confident that you'll love our sustainable mango wood furniture, and we hope you'll join us in supporting sustainable practices in the furniture industry.

At Mallet and Plane, we provide a fantastic range of handcrafted smaller furniture pieces such as consoles, desks, bedsides, and home accessories that are suited to today's lifestyle.

There are a lot of things to consider when choosing furniture, but it's important to make sure that you're considering sustainable options. By making more sustainable choices, you can help to reduce your impact on the environment and create a more sustainable future for furniture. At, we offer a wide selection of beautiful and sustainable mango wood furniture. We believe that sustainable furniture doesn't have to be boring, and we hope you'll join us in supporting more sustainable practices in the furniture industry. Thanks for reading!

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