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the-mud-house, Turkey http://www.themudhome.com/

The earthbag system was invented by an Iranian, Nader Khalili, as sustainable, affordable and earthquake-proof housing. The bags combined with barbed wire give the house incredible strength compared with other types of eco-building.

House of Straw in Cornwall (a Roundhouse for 4 people)

The House of Straw (round), Cornwall. Wish it were dark yellow or green to give it a more hobbit feel.

Off-grid hot water, a first cob project for your piece of land

Earth Hands & Houses - Strawbale, earthbag and natural building courses Green roof

03 RESIZED Cabin Green Mountains 06

Off the grid cabin in the Green Mountains - Cabins for Rent in Bolton, Vermont, United States

Peque na casa de sacarias e permacultura

Earthbag Beehive House -The idea that you can build a structurally strong house with nothing more complicated than a bunch of bags, earth, clay and lime, plus some basic on-farm materials and plenty of hands on deck is pretty exciting.

Building Ideas, Passive Solar, Cob, Campsite, Tiny Houses, Shelter, Exterior, Construction, Canada


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Posts about True Stories from Ethiopia written by Charlie


The Mushroom House in Mendon Ponds Park, Rochester, NY. I've always loved this house and wanted to go though it since I was little.

The winning of Channel Four's Grand Designs Home of the Year 2008 is a stunning eco-home in Scottish's Harris Islands and is up for sale, unfortunately selling at a fraction of the rebuilding price.

Gorgeous Green-Roofed Black Sheep House Looks Out to Sea...

When Black Sheep House featured on Grand Designs it was a case of triumph over adversity. Now it is on the market for a fraction of the renovation price

Meditation room at Findhorn

Grass-roofed meditation room at The Findhorn Foundation, Findhorn, Scotland