Room to Breathe (And Play)

Room to Breathe (And Play)

We’re thrilled to have been featured in the Summer 2020 issue of Carolina Home + Garden. If you’re not familiar with the publication, it’s an excellent resource for homes in the Asheville area. Below is an excerpt from the magazine: Sean and Laura Sullivan, owners of Living Stone Design + Build and ID.ology Interiors & Design, respectively, came to an epiphany about 12 years ago, and it wasn’t a good one. “Most of what... Read More
Cisco: Made in LA

Cisco: Made in LA

If you’ve never heard of Cisco, we suggest you watch the video below. It’s pretty amazing. Different products offer different lead times, but there’s a reason why Cisco can take months to produce pieces. Why? It’s a thought-out, all-by-hand process that leaves you with an heirloom piece that will last a lifetime. And Cisco himself has a direct hand in every piece. When it comes to green, healthy home furnishings, it’s hard to beat... Read More
Why A Furniture Studio?

Why A Furniture Studio?

Over the last year we’ve been asked this question on more than one occasion. To us, it’s pretty simple. We’re all about Whole Living. We design and build green, and we’ve been helping our clients live green for years. Now, we want to bring that to the public. Please listen along as Sean Sullivan, part owner of Atelier Maison, details the concept behind Atelier Maison &... Read More
Atelier Maison & Co: Asheville’s Elevated Home Furnishings Experience

Atelier Maison & Co: Asheville’s Elevated Home Furnishings Experience

  Did you know that your furniture could be poisoning the air in your home from the inside, emitting, or “off-gassing” chemicals like benzene, ethylene glycol, or formaldehyde?  In fact, according to the Environmental Protection Agency, the air in our homes and workplaces can be more polluted than the outdoor air in the most industrialized cities. And, according to the American Lung Association, “poor indoor air quality can cause or contribute to the development... Read More
Four Design Features to Bring Nature into the Home

Four Design Features to Bring Nature into the Home

We know how you feel. COVID-19 has really made us think about how we live in our own homes, too. Suddenly the sofa you once loved is now days away from getting kicked to the curb. We get it. For us, healthy living starts with bringing the outside in and it starts with incorporating nature into your home. How? Check out this article from the National Association of Homebuilders. Home: Living Stone Design +... Read More
Creating A Healthy Home

Creating A Healthy Home

It’s easier than you think. Really. We all can have healthier homes where we can relax, create memories and enjoy family. At our sister company, Living Stone Design + Build, extra effort is put towards designing green and building green. And then Living Stone helps their clients live green. Today, that vision has evolved into Atelier Maison & Co. Below are a few thoughts from a Psychologist on creating the perfect home environment. In... Read More
Whole Living: Completing the Green Experience

Whole Living: Completing the Green Experience

It’s not hard to see why everyone is bitten by the “green bug.” Coast to coast, consumers are realizing that green homes can sell faster—and for more money—than non-green homes. And consumers have discovered that families living in green homes are often happier, healthier and more productive as well. So you’ve bought a green home, but now what? As home building professionals, we can take an active role in educating the consumer on what... Read More