Hi Owen, I’d like to do some research on the dynamics of building with one’s spouse or partner.
Over the years we’ve profiled thousands of affordable and sustainable housing ideas that include affordable homes made with natural building materials, earthquake and hurricane resistant housing, renewable energy, appropriate technology, permaculture, and on and on. In fact, we’ve covered almost … Continue reading →
So which one is your favorite? My favorite underground house in this video is the Estate Lattenstrasse in Switzerland. It’s not only super beautiful, it’s also energy efficient thanks to being underground and insulated with recycled glass foam insulation. More … Continue reading →
“An appendix on Light Straw-Clay Construction was also approved for inclusion in the 2015 International Residential Code (IRC). To date only the states of New Mexico and Oregon have a section on Light Straw-Clay Construction in their building code. The … Continue reading →
“Ecovillage Madagascar wants to be an example in the development of diversity and replicability of eco-construction buildings. … Continue reading →
Lots of builders such as Ben Law use coppiced wood for building. … Continue reading →