Forgetting to water the plants is a surefire way to a black thumb. Water Balance, by Risako Matsumoto of Design Soil, provides a visual reminder: it tips when the vase needs a refill. The wall mounted piece consists of a wood plank with a stainless steel vase and a counterweight, so when the vase is full, the plank is level.
In other news, tax incentives make electric car leases practically free, and these 5 cities are total sellers' markets. See the headlines after the jump.
• A Vase That Tells You To Stop Neglecting Your Plants | Co.Design
• To Spark Buyers for Electric Cars, Drop the Price to Nearly $0 | The Wall Street Journal
• These Are the Top 5 Sellers Markets in the U.S. Today | HuffPost Home
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