When the Carpet Meets the Curb
Learn About the Business & the Recycling Band from Owner John Hughes
John Hughes doesn’t need to watch Green Master’s Natural Interiors® TV presentation this week. He could have written the script. He has been thinking about the health of the planet for a long time. And he is getting a little frustrated.Hughes, president and owner of O’Briens Carpet One Floor & Home in Colorado Springs, Co., has installed solar panels to reduce the energy needed to run his business. He recycles the wood he tears out when replacing a customer’s floor in addition to all of the re-bond carpet pad he replaces. He has tried, repeatedly, to have a successful program for recycling his carpet tear-outs, too.