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The Archipod
Tiny house

Have a backyard home office delivered by truck When we consider eliminating the daily commute, the benefits are clear. We can simultaneously decrease road congestion, save money and fuel otherwise ...

Net Zero Energy Home ZNE in Edmonton Alberta
Off-grid and Net-Zero Housing

Award winning Net Zero house in Edmonton Alberta Leads the Way, a secondary accommodation on top of the garage and two electric vehicles. In designing the home we applied the principles of passive solar design , in...

Mobile tiny house
Tiny house

Is Tiny House living in a cold climate good or bad for the planet?

...backyard office image via Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU) is another cool name and concept within the tiny house category, but refers more to a b...

Shipping container home
Architecture and plan design

Are shipping container houses environmentally friendly?

Shipping container houses are gaining popularity globally and are seductively attractive with their modern looking lines, colours and shape. Like many great id...