Living Off Grid In An Incredible Renovated Earthship
Based in a remote village in Quebec, Canada, Marie and Francis live off grid in this beautifully renovated earthship. They grow their own food, collect rainwater, utilize solar energy, and live mortgage-free. Their sustainable lifestyle is
From the home front: Small fixer-upper, big earthship, Seattle floating homes
An Idaho family's 550-square-foot fixer; a Wyoming building made of 2,000 tires; and threats to an idyllic floating lifestyle.
Yurt Designs and Interior Inspiration | Salter Spiral Stair
Yurts have come a long way from their East Asian origins. Find modern home decor and design ideas inspired by these traditional round tent homes.
6 Beautiful Natural Built Homes
Homes built from natural materials are an ancient concept gaining popularity again all over the world, and they come in many shapes and sizes. Some small, some large, some quaint, and still more and on
Screw a Mansion....I Want a Home!
I have got a yearning that is something awful to live in the middle of the woods in a home that I have built myself. Take a look at these BEAUTIFUL homes. Besides living in a cave, these homes are probably as close to an 'eco home' one could get! From A Low Impact Woodland Home From Earthship Biotechture From Cae Mabon From Tinker's Bubble From That Roundhouse From Steward Community Woodland From Kleiwerks From I Love Cob! From Mud Girls Sláinte! Laurel
Passive Solar vs. Solar PV: an Ultimate Guide - Understand Solar
Passive solar does not generate actual electricity from the sun, but is simply an architectural discipline involving harnessing the sun for warming in winter and cooling in summer. Only solar panels – or PV – generate electricity, using the PhotoVoltaic (PV) effect. Whereas you can ‘go solar’ at anytime by simply installing a solar PV system on your roof, and …
URBAN ROOF GARDENS
We are a leading design practice creating unique and iconic roof gardens. Our projects range from private stylish city gardens to large commercial projects with formal or natural planting schemes. And we have all the skills necessary to realise these projects in-house.