Category Archives: House

Bioconstruir para una Comunidad Saludable y Sustentable

Construir una vivienda saludable, sustentable, eficiente y sostenible a partir de materiales naturales y autóctonos que se ensamblan de maner artesanal sin necesidad de maquinaria pesada, energéticamente eficiente y respetuosa con el medio ambiente ya no es un imposible. La … Continue reading

Posted in Eco-community, Eco-houses, House, Sustainable | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Simple houses made from straw

Pierre Eloy believes straw is the ideal alternative to wood in China, a country that lacks timber resources in relation to the size of its population and has therefore been importing vast quantities as its economy has grown rapidly.  The … Continue reading

Posted in Architecture, House | Tagged , | Leave a comment

10 Amazing Tree Houses: Plans, Pictures, Designs & Building Ideas

The TreeHouse Workshop is a Seattle-based company that takes the art of constructing tree houses extremely seriously. They build an average of one tree house per month and hire extremely able builders and carpenters to construct their projects. Their finished … Continue reading

Posted in House | Tagged | Leave a comment

Natural Homes

This is the Natural Homes map. It displays over 400 homes around the world from straw bale homes in England to cob homes in South Africa and bamboo homes in Indonesia. Click on an icon on the map and you … Continue reading

Posted in House | Tagged | Leave a comment

The Chinese Modular House

Home prices in many of the world’s most famous cities run to well over $1,000 per square foot. By contrast, MIT architects have produced a decidedly more affordable alternative: the first prototype from the Institute’s “1K House” project, an effort … Continue reading

Posted in China, Community, House | Tagged , | Leave a comment