[tps_title]Four Key Principles of the KB Home Project – #4[/tps_title]
4. Health and Wellness (continued)
There is also a unique concept within the home called “biophilic design,” which is the process of bringing nature into the home. KB Home approached this by first installing tree bark into the walls of the living room and bedroom. Atalla cites scientific data that says when people see nature, whether indoors or out, they feel more comfortable and well.
The ProjeKt also brings nature in by including a grow wall in the kitchen. Atalla jokes that this addition not only embraces nature but also the local food movement.
“How much more local can you get than having your salad right there on the wall?” he says.
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