Maxwell Ryan took a job as an interior decorator fresh out of college, but felt that it wasn’t the right fit. After transitioning to teaching, he began to realize how crucial the shape and layout of the classroom were for educating his students – and he made the switch back to interior design. Now, as the owner of Apartment Therapy, Maxwell has become known as a design guru and life coach specialist, emphasizing the importance of simplicity, comfort, and a lack of clutter. His living tips have been featured in the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, and HGTV. Check out his tips for “Green Living” this Earth Month below.
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