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Posts Tagged ‘home design’

Porches, Arbors and Trellises

Saturday, November 23rd, 2013:

Pinterest does it again. This site never ceases to amaze. Pinterest is so good that I have to be careful not to spend too much time there or other things won’t get done. They seem to have endless high quality images of every imaginable topic, although as mentioned previously there’s no convenient way to search […]  Read more from > Porches, Arbors and Trellises

Ibuku Bamboo Houses

Wednesday, November 20th, 2013:

“We build lightly on the land, redefining the meaning of luxury with a clear conscience. Bamboo is uniquely strong, beautiful, and flexible, and with it’s four-year growth cycle and carbon sequestration it is a uniquely efficient resource. Though bamboo has traditionally been used throughout Asia in short-term structures, new treatment methods have given it a […]  Read more from > Ibuku Bamboo Houses

EcoNest Homes

Sunday, November 3rd, 2013:

Today’s post profiles another leading natural home builder – EcoNest Homes. They’re well known for their finely crafted timberframe and straw/clay construction. “EcoNest is… the name we have given to our holistically designed and hand-crafted natural homes. An EcoNest incorporates timber-frame, straw-clay walls, earth plasters and natural and non-toxic finishes. This combination of time-honored building […]  Read more from > EcoNest Homes