Upstairs, the floors are
made of Lyptus, a hybrid
of Eucalyptus grandis
and E. urophylla a hard
wood that is grown on
with stands of
indigenous trees, to
preserve natural habitat.
The staircase was built by a.k.a.
Michelangelo Stairbuilders in North
Easton, Massachusetts, using maple
certified by the Forest Stewardship
Council. Less than 10 percent waste
wood was generated, which was