Log Bridges and More

Cliff, a long-time reader and frequent contributor from NZ, sent this tip to me. The same basic building process could be used to make roof trusses and other structural components and buildings such as free standing domes. Source: The Rainbow … Continue reading →

Four Good Natural Homes Websites

The Revolution Takes Us Home This incredible site is a seemingly endless blog of amazing house photos. It’s similar to the tiny cabin site we featured a while back. “the house shelters daydreaming, the house protects the dreamer, the house … Continue reading →

We The Tiny House People (Documentary)

TV producer and Internet-video personality Kirsten Dirksen invites us on her journey into the tiny homes of people searching for simplicity, self-sufficiency, minimalism and happiness by creating shelter in caves, converted garages, trailers, tool sheds, river boats and former pigeon … Continue reading →

Nice Home Entries and Entryways

Your home’s entry and entryway are the first things people see when they enter your home, and so it’s important for these areas to be inviting and attractive. To help design this area, imagine yourself visiting your home. What is … Continue reading →

The Barefoot Architect – Johan van Lengen

“The Barefoot Architect, in its evolution, came out a stunner. Not only in looks, but also in both usefulness and practicality in today’s world. We didn’t anticipate the timing, but the green movement matured as this book was being produced … Continue reading →