John Brown

John Brown

John Brown is an architect, real estate agent, and the founder of the Slow Home Studio in Calgary. He is the founder of the Slow Home Movement.


Green Living Room Design on Any Budget

Posted by John Brown | May 16, 2011

I recently received an email from a young woman who was very frustrated by the lack of affordable green options for living room design. She has a modest lifestyle and resides with her...

Stone and brick exterior cladding -- an old-fashioned choice.  Photo: davidlat/stock.xchng

Considering Greener Exterior Cladding

Posted by John Brown | Apr 05, 2011

Houses come in a variety of exterior finish options ranging from brick and stone to stucco, wood, metal, and vinyl. A question often asked by environmentally concerned homeowners is...