Passive Solar Natural Home – 500 sq.ft.

Passive Solar Natural Home – 500 sq.ft.

I designed and built this house as a vehicle to explore natural home building: adobe floor, light straw clay, lime plaster, and clay plaster. I incorporated passive solar with radiant heat and extra insulation to create a super comfortable and energy efficient home. I...
Greenbelt Green Lakeside Drive Home

Greenbelt Green Lakeside Drive Home

Our winter lake-view house has many energy- and water-conserving features throughout the house and outside. Outside we have an electric vehicle Level 2 charger, 2 rain barrels, compost bins, vermicomposters (worm hotels), and edible landscaping. We harvested gallons...