17
Sep

Project of the Week: A Wine Loft that Balances Modern, Old World Styles

By Caroline Broderick

This Atlanta Wine Loft by Robin Wright in collaboration with Jillian Pritchard Cooke flipped the normal definition of an Old World style wine cellar upside down.

For the clients—who have been collecting wine for more than 20 years—a typical basement wine cellar was out of the question simply because their home did not have one. To accomplish their goal of storing and displaying their wines, along with an entertaining area to accompany it, they went up.

25
Jun

How to properly clean your house

By Mary Welch, For the AJC

During the virus outbreak, a clean house has never been more important.

Atlantans, like most Americans, quickly jumped from spring cleaning to deep cleaning. And, as people spend more time at home — in between working and homeschooling — there may be more time to clean. Really clean. But how does one clean a home and maintain it properly?
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25
Jun

Three Common Cleaning Products That Might Be Hurting Your Air Quality

And what to use instead
By Maria C. Hunt

Are you sheltering in place and cleaning everything in your home with a vengeance? It’s a natural response to a pandemic like the novel coronavirus. “There’s a big, big fear right now, which leads to that instinctive ‘reach for bleach,’” says Jillian Pritchard Cooke, an Atlanta interior designer and founder of Wellness Within Your Walls, an authority on nontoxic living. Whether you’re looking to completely overhaul your cleaning routine or just make one change at a time, here are three swaps to consider.
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10
Jun

What You Need to Know About Off-Gassing 

By Audrey Gray

https://www.architecturaldigest.com/story/what-is-off-gassing

Even after an install, a project’s furnishings and finishes can leach harmful chemicals into the air for years through a process called off-gassing. Here’s how you can combat it.
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25
May

13 Ways to Stay Healthy – While Also Staying Indoors

Yikes! Indoor air is more polluted than outside.

Donna Sozio

Since the pandemic, you’re spending more time indoors than ever before. This introduces new health problems: surprisingly, the number of pollutants you’re exposed to inside your home can be up to five times higher than outside.

If you need heartfelt advice on how to practice self-care during this time, read our tips from doctors, nutritionists, and healers. And while you rediscover the great indoors, here are our tips to detox your home, energize your body, and help you thrive inside.

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7
May

How An Interior Designer Is Working To Rid Buildings Of Dangerous Air Toxins

By Stacey Freed, Forbes

Thirteen years ago, interior designer Jillian Pritchard Cooke was working on the first LEED-for-home house in Atlanta. For the uninitiated, LEED, Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, is a green building designation supported by the U.S. Green Building Council.

27
Jul

Nirvana: There’s An Amenity For That

By Amy Gamerman, The Wall Street Journal

Luxury developers are touting wellness real estate, offering private and communal spaces for meditation and yoga

28
Jun

Clearing The Indoor Air

By Jamie Gold, The San Diego Union-Tribune

Making homes healthier: Jillian Pritchard Cooke knows that firsthand. A successful interior designer focused on sustainability, Cooke was working on a prestigious project in 2006 when she had a serious health scare.

11
May

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29
Jan

4-Course Series: February 16, 2018

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