According to a release just out from CNN: Trees, natural wood surfaces and water features — could be investments that give your business a competitive advantage.
“Biophilia is our instinctive human love of nature, and it is behind a growing design movement in workplaces that is making employees healthier and more productive. At a time when the World Health Organization (WHO) has dubbed stress as the “health epidemic of the 21st Century,’ could surrounding office workers with nature really offer a meaningful path to change?'”
Bark House® bark wall coverings are designed to uplift the simplicity of bark and the complex strategy of nature into buildings and the building of communities. The strength of truth to materials is demonstrated on environmental, human, and systems scales through our nature inspired Whole-Building™ system. Truth to the bark material as a strategy of nature is at its foundation and reflected in all levels.
Along with other regional businesses, Bark House® participated in an invitation-only event on the campus of Appalachian State University in Boone, North Carolina on Feb 20th. The Career Development Center hosted a new program – Careers for Impact. Businesses were selected to participate because of their organization’s purpose-driven mission and commitment to creating a sustainable and inclusive economy.