2011 Smart Home Announcement Gallery

The exterior of the 2011 Smart Home during the day


2011 Smart Home Announcement GallerySThe exterior of the 2011 Smart Home at night
2011 Smart Home Announcement GalleryThe 2011 Smart Home's living garage roof
2011 Smart Home Announcement GallerySUni-Solar panels installed atop the 2011 Smart Home
2011 Smart Home Announcement GallerySThe Living Room features Florence Knoll Slipper Chairs upholstered in rubbRe, Oscar Isberian rug made from reclaimed wool from vintage kilim rugs, and Ted Harris Lamps
2011 Smart Home Announcement GalleryThe Dining room boasts a chandelier made from old CFL tubes over a table created by Furniture Revival from salvaged planks.
2011 Smart Home Announcement GalleryThe Kitchen shows off Science cabinets rescued from the University of Chicago and refinished by Furniture Revival over Squak Mountain Stone Countertops, which are made of mixed waste paper, recycled glass and low carbon cement. The induction oven by BSH Home and Naturemill Countertop Composter are both very cool.
2011 Smart Home Announcement GalleryThe Entertainment Center was rescued from a post office in Springfield, IL. The Tape Lamp can be seen on the right and is hand assembled from old micro-cassettes. The lights to the left of the 55" LCD are d°light Bubbles by Diana Lin Designs.
2011 Smart Home Announcement GalleryThis home office features an industrial work table rescued from the industrial corridor on the westside of Chicago, the Herman Miller LED Leaf Lamp, and the Numbers LED Clock.
2011 Smart Home Announcement GalleryThe 10-year-old son's bedroom. You can see the very cool Starship Earth by Spherical Concepts in the upper left.
2011 Smart Home Announcement GalleryThe Botany Lab features some of our fravorite science-minded items including a Vintage Steelcase Storage Cabinet from the University of Chicago, a miniature terrerium from Sprout Home, a Soil Lamp that runs on mud, and the Labbox Grower.
2011 Smart Home Announcement GalleryThis is the Master Bedroom. You can see the Ping Lamps, which communicate via an Internet connection to respond when the other is lit, and the Starlight rechargable LED reading light. The night stands came from an Art Deco antiques dealership in central Ohio 20 years ago.
2011 Smart Home Announcement GalleryThe Master Bath features two Cybertecture Mirrors that elegantly display and monitor the time, temperature, local traffic and news, energy consumption and health data via a wireless connection. The brick floor tiles were reclaimed from old factory demolitions in the area.
2011 Smart Home Announcement GalleryPing Internet-connected lamps