Get to know Deborah Merriam
At ecoDomestica reDesign, our goal is to help our clients create beautiful, healthy homes that reflect their lives and personalities. Using the principles of design, we can make your rooms more attractive and functional. Using the principles of sustainable design, we can improve indoor air quality through careful selection of surface finishes, furniture, and cleaning products; make your home more resource- and energy-efficient; and do our part to safeguard the planet. We specialize in one-day redecorating, sustainable staging, healthy home makeovers, green product and materials sourcing, and colour and decor consultations.
Deborah is a Certified Redesign and Staging Specialist and former Edmonton regional coordinator for the Canadian ReDesigners Association (CRDA). Deborah also holds student membership in the Canadian Cerified Interior Decorators Association (CCIDA) and is working toward completion of a diploma in Residential Interiors from the University of Alberta, while focussing all her class projects on sustainable design solutions. From her prior career in biomedical research she brings to any project a valuable interdisciplinary perspective, a talent for meticulous research, and the lateral problem-solving skills that are essential for success in the rapidly changing field of sustainable design.
A passionate advocate of green living and environmentally-friendly design, Deborah is also author of a groundbreaking article which explains the benefits of incorporating the principles of sustainable design into real estate staging practices and provides an exhaustive checklist for stagers looking to green their projects. This article is being made freely available for educational purposes, with the goal of making our industry more friendly to both people and the planet.
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I also welcome opportunities to consult with other interior decorating and staging professionals who wish to green their projects but need assistance with product and materials specification.