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Shipping Container Homes in a Warm Climate might be a good option
Tiny house

Beautiful shipping container homes - Tiny Houses in warm climates

...container home has a cool deck for a tiny house This Tiny House consists of a converted shipping container skillfully made into a ground level living space....

Shipping container homes, Good or Bad?
Architecture and plan design

Are shipping container houses environmentally friendly & good or bad to live in?

...container house is strong, but so is a solid wood-framed house . There is a common association between container houses and diy green roofs , partly due to the ...

Le Refuge - An Architect-Designed Modern Green prefab tiny house kit home
Tiny house

Le Refuge - An Architect-Designed modern Green prefab tiny house kit home

...houses good for the environment?’ . Le Refuge - a tiny house prefab kit home Along with a trend towards compact living, another quickly growing trend in hom...

DIY cork flooring pros, cons & installation guide with video
Flooring and stairs

Cork flooring installation - the eco-friendly flooring choice, with "how to" video

...house, the LEED V4 Platinum Wakefield House with solar air heated floors. And For more DIY Green Home Building Videos suscribe to our YouTube channel to see the...

Urban Farm Unit - Aquaponics, Hydroponics, Pisciculture and Urban Farming
Food production

Growing food in urban cores with the Urban Farm Unit

...container base topped by a greenhouse extension, both of which house an aquaponic farm within. With traditional aquaculture, effluents accumulate in the water...

A Tiny House with a Greenhouse - Yes it's Possible!

Tiny House with attached and mobile greenhouse - good or bad idea?

...houses The laneway house movement Container houses - Are shipping container houses environmentally friendly? How to build a green house in a c...

An attic with 'insulating paint' which doesn't insulate
Insulation and soundproofing

Does 'insulating paint' work?

...container houses and tiny houses as well. People living in homes without proper insulation or the money to undertake a proper retrofit can also fall victim to t...

The Affordable Architect-Designed Modern Green prefab 2 Bed kit home
Off-grid and Net-Zero Housing

Le Refuge - An Architect-Designed modern Green prefab 2 bed kit home

...house on wheels that has to meet highway regulations for vehicle size. It’s a bit more like a bijou 2 bedroom condo than a tiny house, and with a few benefits t...

Growing Food Indoors, Vegetables for Homes & Apartments
Food production

Food & Greens can be grown easily indoors - here's how!

...containers, such as deep pie plates or even disposable take out containers; Seeds; A window with about 4 hours (or more) of direct sun exposure per day. ...

Affordable Modern Prefab Eco Homes Available - The S1600
Off-grid and Net-Zero Housing

The S1600 - affordable modern prefab eco homes for families

...house single bedroom homes to full-sized but eco-friendly 3 bedroom family homes - all with one huge difference compared to "standard" prefab houses - these are...

Mobile tiny house
Tiny house

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

...houses inevitably include. But the question remains whether or not Tiny Houses are a good solution to climate change and housing. Tiny House living is a housi...