Underground house ideas
A feed of underground and earth-sheltered homes, published by and for display on TheUndergroundHomeDirectory.com. This pinboard is dedicated to a range of earth-sheltered homes and buildings, with natural and man-made structures
Dugout on the South Loup River, near Virge Allen Homestead, Custer County, Nebraska, 1892
Prairie Settlement | Pioneers
Malcolm Wells Underground House
Wells Underground House - Design Milk
In something out of a james bond film intro, this entryway to an underground house features a concrete tunnel leading into a very conventional upscale entryway
Gallery: Underground Homes – Good or Bad?
underground house and shelter - comes complete with bathroom, livingroom, extra bunk beds, solar panels, ventilation and concealed escape hatch.
Architect Michael Reynolds uses tires and aluminum cans to create Earthships, energy-efficient homes that retain solar energy in their walls. With this technique, you can build an affordable house without any homebuilding expertise.
Earthship Homes: Affordable, Energy-Efficient Building
Lee from of Idaho shared this photo of his earth-sheltered home surrounded with tire bales that act as retaining walls and insulation. In the foreground are four 80 watt solar panels that power the well pump.
Alternative + Renewable Energy | Northern Tool + Equipment
Bevan Architects Build Carbon-Negative Hemp Eco Retreat For Under £100,000 | Inhabitat - Sustainable Design Innovation, Eco Architecture, Green Building
For five years, they were left entirely alone, unnoticed by the world outside while enjoying a quiet sustainable life in hidden green-roofed hobbit-like houses in the Welsh countryside. But a survey plane noticed the ‘lost tribe’ during a flyover. Soon, Julian and Emma Orbach and their eco-community were locked in a decade-long battle to save their hobbit village, which was under threat because they failed to get the proper building permits. Ultimately, the village was allowed to remain. green roofs, earth homes, dream homes, the hobbit, hobbit home, buildings, hobbit houses, the village, round house
Hobbit Houses: 15 Grassy Hill-Shaped Dwellings | WebEcoist
Matmata, Tunesia-When "Hotel Sidi Driss" became famous for being chosen for the 1976 movie, "Star Wars," as Luke Skywalkers childhood home on Tatooine, it became famous. Berbers live in this tiny subterranean village, as it keeps them cool in the extreme heat and guards them from the horrendous sandstorms. stars, caves, tunisia, star wars, hobbit houses, strange places, architecture, homes, hotels
Matmata, Tunesia-When "Hotel Sidi Driss" became famous for being chosen for the 1976 movie, "Star Wars," as Luke Skywalkers childhood home on Tatooine, it became famous. Berbers live in this tiny subterranean village, as it keeps them cool in the extreme heat and guards them from the horrendous sandstorms.
12 Hobbit Houses to Make You Consider Moving Underground
tiny house in the ground - I cant tell if this is CGI or a real-world example, but it's an amazing design for a partially underground home in either case
An amazing owner-built underground home, with intricate landscaping and a uniquely classical style. Check out more at http://theundergroundhomedirectory.com/case-study-ratzlaff-house/ or through their well-documented website at http://ourundergroundhome.com renno idea, underground live, underground hous, underground homes, tree hous, awesom hous
An amazing owner-built underground home, with intricate landscaping and a uniquely classical style. Check out more at theundergroundhom... or through their well-documented website at ourundergroundhom...
Permaculture Design Principle 2: 'Catch and store energy'
Modern Bungalow by Guz Architects | Home Reviews
Meera House - a luxurious earthen-roof house, interior view with water garden feature
Grass Roof House 4, Rio new construction
Invisible House with Grass-Covered Roof
Missile silo house interior - one of the more well kept and stylized conversions