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NUGGETS FROM THE WORLD OF RESIDENTIAL DESIGN
Making Our Homes Quieter – A Key To Wellness!

Noise was one of the factors that inspired me to leave my New York City hometown. Even though I lived on the 10th floor of my building, the constant honking and sirens was stress-inducing. In researching this topic, I learned that the effects of noise extend far beyond hearing loss to whole mind and body effects. My latest Trend Spotting for Kitchen & Bath Design News shares the strategies that industry pros are using to reduce it in their clients’ homes and condos. This is coverage typically only found by designers, builders, contractors and vendors. I’m glad to be able to bring it to my Gold Notes blog readers!

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BONUS NUGGET

Wellness design showed brightly in recent homebuilder awards. I shared the details in this latest Forbes.com article about the Best of American Living Awards presented by the National Association of Home Builders.

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FREE AUTHOR TALK — SATURDAY, MAY 18 AT 1 PM

Click the photo for a link to the library page with map and registration information. (This talk will be recorded for future upload!)
Flyer with author photo and kitchen with pull-out desk promoting Five Lessons for How We Live Now talk

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GET YOUR FREE BONUS CHAPTER…

If you have a copy of my 2020 award-winning Wellness by Design book from Simon & Schuster, you’re also able to access a FREE copy of my new Bonus Chapter, chock full of timely new information about making your home safer, healthier, more resilient and updated for how we live now!

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GOLD DUST

Here are a few links from around the web to enhance your home, health, safety and life:

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SOCIAL GOLD

You can catch my WELLNESS WEDNESDAY recorded interviews on a range of safe, healthy home topics in my archives here:

  • 2023 Interviews – Allergies, Music Spaces, Dementia, Outdoor Kitchens, Man Caves and More!
  • 2022 Interviews – Noise Reduction, Work from Home, Garages, Back to School, Pets and More!
  • 2021 Interviews – Fitness Rooms, Laundry Rooms, Outdoor Living, Smart Home Technology, Self Care Spaces and More!

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Jamie Gold, CKD, CAPS,  MCCWC

Jamie Gold, CKD, CAPS, MCCWC
San Diego, CA

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