Hurricane Resistant Earthbag Houses

Earthbag building is perfect for constructing storm resistant affordable housing in hurricane and tornado regions. Steve and Carol Escott’s house for instance has been through numerous hurricanes with no serious damage so far. … Continue reading →

Top 3 DIY Survival Projects that Could Save Your Life in the Coming Collapse

Exclusive content for The Prepper by Owen Geiger Anyone who is awake can clearly see the social and economic turmoil all around us. The need to prepare has never been more clear. … Continue reading →

Low-Cost Survival Shelter Earthship for Cyclone Pam Survivors

“Earthships can be built to create fantastic survival shelters. This simple shelter is being constructed in Te Puke (New Zealand) as part of a training program aimed at teaching survivors of Cyclone Pam in Vanuatu how to construct these robust … Continue reading →

Best Building System for Florida

Email question: “We are in the process of relocating to NE Florida, and would like to build a home with alternative building materials. It would seem that straw bale homes are not the best solution for Zone 9 [ed: due … Continue reading →

Final Vanuatu Drawings

The project in Vanuatu is moving along. Here are the final drawings. We modified my $300 Earthbag House design to meet the needs of locals in Vanuatu. The houses are clustered, two rooms have been added in each house, the … Continue reading →