The Sustainability Programme at M Jannet J

Do you consider updating your home with new furnishings and designs, but are concerned about their impact on the environment? Please continue to explore how M Jannet J can assist.

“Why it is time to slow down on fast furniture's impact on the environment”

Increasingly, fast furniture is becoming more popular in a world where instant gratification is the norm. In addition to being inexpensively made, this furniture is manufactured rapidly and designed to be replaced within a few years. It must be noted, however, that this trend has a significant environmental impact.

Obtaining fast furniture requires substantial amounts of energy and resources, resulting in increased emissions of greenhouse gases, deforestation, and water pollution. Most fast furniture is made of non-renewable materials such as plastic and synthetic fibres, which take centuries to decompose, contributing to the ever-growing problem of plastic pollution.

Furthermore, fast furniture often lacks the durability and quality of furniture made of natural materials such as wood, cotton, or wool. In this scenario, it will require more frequent replacement, which will contribute to an increase in waste and further degradation of the environment.

Let's all slow down and consider how our choices affect the environment as consumers. As a matter of fact, you can reduce your carbon footprint and preserve our planet for future generations by investing in high-quality, sustainable furniture made from natural materials.

We at M Jannet J place a high priority on using natural and renewable materials in our furniture. The selection of our collaborations is based on their value commitment and ability to produce pieces of quality, lasting design that contribute to a more sustainable future. It is our belief that creating a healthier environment in our homes is achievable by making small, intentional choices.

Therefore, the next time you are tempted by a cheap and trendy piece of furniture, ask yourself: what effect is this purchase having on the environment? You will be making a positive contribution to the environment and ensuring the comfort and longevity of your home by choosing sustainable and durable pieces.

“The Beauty of Natural Materials: Why We Choose to Use Them in Our Furniture”

Sustainability has become an increasingly important factor in many areas of our lives, including our homes, as we are becoming increasingly aware of the impact our choices have on the environment. In addition to reducing our environmental impact and contributing to our health and well-being, choosing sustainable furniture also has a number of benefits for our health.

Generally, sustainable furniture is derived from natural materials such as wood, bamboo, or recycled materials. It should also be noted that these materials are both biodegradable and free of the harmful chemicals found in many synthetic materials. Consequently, sustainable furniture is a healthier option for you as well as the environment.

The benefit of choosing sustainable furniture goes beyond its eco-friendliness - it is also a smart investment for the home. You can reduce your carbon footprint while adding timeless style to your living space when you choose furniture made from natural materials.  In our furniture manufacturing processes, we place a high priority on using natural materials whenever possible. Besides the fact that these materials are more environmentally friendly, they also offer a variety of benefits for your household.

“Our love for handmade practices”

The M Jannet J ethos of sustainability extends beyond the materials used: it also extends to the manufacturing process. We strive to make the majority of our pieces by hand, as opposed to using machinery, which does not only result in pieces that are unique, but also reduces the amount of energy we consume. The company also does not hold stock and makes every piece to order, thereby reducing the amount of waste, energy consumed, and greenhouse gas emissions, which in turn reduces the amount of carbon dioxide released into the atmosphere.

Quality is also an important consideration when investing in sustainable furniture. By purchasing long-lasting furniture, you are replacing cheap, disposable items every few years rather than buying cheap, disposable items that will need to be replaced every few years. When properly cared for, these pieces can be passed down from generation to generation.

Nevertheless, sustainability refers to more than just the materials, it also refers to the manufacturing process. You are supporting responsible companies when you purchase sustainable furniture. As a result, you can rest assured that your furniture has been manufactured with care for the environment as well as the working conditions of those who produce it.

You might want to consider sustainable options from M Jannet J next time you're in the market for new furniture. Your investment will not only benefit the environment, but also enhance the beauty and value of your home.

“In place of stock items, we offer made-to-order products”

All of our furniture is made to order since we do not hold stock. In addition to the fact that this may mean you have to wait a bit longer to receive your item, it also ensures that we do not produce excess inventory that may go to waste. It also contributes to the feeling of a more personal product and journey when you know that every piece is being made especially for you. Our carbon footprint can be reduced and we can contribute to a more sustainable future by adopting this approach.

“The Art of Reupholstery: Giving New Life to Old Furniture”

Does your garage or basement contain an old piece of furniture that you have inherited or that has been passed down to you? Give it a new lease of life by reupholstering it instead of throwing it away. We are dedicating ourselves to preserving the quality of furniture and reusing it by reducing waste and avoiding landfills. Restoration and reupholstery of vintage M Jannet J furniture are some of our greatest passions. Here are a few reasons why it is a wise and stylish choice to reupholster old furniture.

It is important to note that reupholstering an old piece of furniture can be a very cost-effective solution. A reupholstering service can enable you to transform your existing furniture or provide you with significant savings over purchasing updated furniture. Additionally, the sentimental value of the piece and the memories associated with it remain intact.

A second benefit of reupholstering is that it contributes to environmental conservation. Approximately nine million tons of furniture end up in landfills each year. You can assist in reducing waste and minimising the impact of furniture production on the environment when you reupholster your old furniture. By embracing circular design principles, the furniture industry can contribute to reducing its environmental footprint.

Furthermore, reupholstery is a creative process that allows you to express your individual style. With a vast array of fabrics and materials available, you can transform your old furniture into an exclusive and personalised piece that reflects your personality and style.

Whether it's furniture, sofas, pillows, chairs, or soft furnishings, we offer reupholstery services. To ensure that your piece is not only stylish but also durable and long-lasting, our team of experts will work with you to choose the perfect fabric and design.

It may be worthwhile to consider reupholstering that old piece of furniture before disposing of it. In addition to its affordability, sustainability, and creative potential, it is a smart choice both for the environment and for you. Contact us today to learn more about our reupholstery services and how we can assist you in revitalising your old furniture. (Please note we only reupholster or reclaim M Jannet J products)

"How to Create a Sustainable Home: Tips and Tricks from Our Experts"

Sustainable homes are an ideal place to begin when it comes to living sustainably. A sustainable home is one of the most impactful steps you can take towards a greener future, and M Jannet J believes that every person counts.

Having said that, what can you do to create a sustainable home? Our experts have provided the following tips and tricks:

1. Consider sustainable materials when purchasing furniture and other home décor items. The majority of our furniture is manufactured from natural or recycled materials, which contributes to the conservation of resources as well as promoting a healthier indoor environment.

2. Consider purchasing energy-efficient appliances: Energy-efficient appliances consume less energy while providing the same level of performance. The benefits of this are not only financial, but also environmentally friendly.

3. Insulate your home: Proper insulation will prevent your home from overheating in the summer and becoming overheated in the winter, thereby reducing your energy consumption and providing optimum comfort in your home.

4. It is important to embrace natural lighting because natural light provides both a healthier indoor environment as well as the ability to save energy. To increase the amount of natural light entering the home, you may want to install skylights or larger windows.

5. Ensure you conserve water by installing low-flow shower heads and faucets, repairing leaky pipes, and considering a rainwater harvesting system to collect and reuse rainwater.

We are committed to promoting sustainability and helping our customers make better choices in their homes. A number of M Jannet J pieces are available for reupholstery and restoration, and all of our work is performed with more handcrafted techniques and less machinery as much as possible. We promote sustainability by minimising waste.

Then why not make the switch to sustainable furniture today? When you choose natural materials, handmade practices, made to order, and restored furniture, you are not just making a smart choice for your home, but also for the environment. Browse our collection of sustainably sourced furniture and décor items that are beautiful as well as environmentally friendly.