We’ve covered Kilwa Beach Lodge once before, but they’ve added some new buildings and I thought readers might like to see what they’re up to. Read more from > Kilwa Beach Lodge Update
Posts Tagged ‘affordable’
We got a great comment about the Earth Home Builder that mechanizes earthbag construction. I try my best to explain things, but sometimes it helps to hear things explained a little differently from someone else’s point of view. Thank you for sharing your insights Sarah. Read more from > Reader Feedback on the Earth Home Builder
“Carbon fiber has long been considered one of those space age materials often reserved for high-end sports cars, the space shuttle and other products out of reach for the average consumer. Read more from > New Space Age Material Made From… Carrots?
“An ExPat experience of building a small house in Pinal Villa, Costalegre, Jalisco. Read more from > Earthbag in Pinal Villa Costalegre, Mexico
“BWB has partnered with Help Hayti for the design of an Internet & Community Center for the rural community of Terre Froide. It will use local materials (stone, bamboo, earth plasters) and feature photovoltaic and rainwater catchment systems. It is seen as a prototype for other rural communities in Haiti.” Read more from > Builders Without Borders – Natural Building in Haiti
Owen, “Thank you again Owen for talking with us over the years and giving us further inspiration to move forward with our own earthbag work. Hopefully the Earth Home Builder will prove to be what we hope it is and that is, most importantly, the pathway to actual Earth friendly affordable housing. What I can […] Read more from > United Earth Builders Progress Report