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    I want to live in an Earthship

    earth ship building

    Earth Sheltered Homes - rendered interior -- lovely and light-filled, defying negative expectations of underground homes. www.careerchangea...

    Eco friendly "stained glass" wall made from recycled bottles and cement.


    dream pools -


    Indoor sun room/walkway/entryway. Could use grey water to keep the plants. Great idea for growing food.

    This is so beautiful I can hardly stand it.

    Mostly underground small cabins with moss roofs

    yes, reused materials are awesome, but holy crap just look at this place!

    Self-sustaining Earthship garden

    Uniquely designed, self-sustaining, and made of recycled or natural materials, these homes are the brainchild of renegade bioarchitect Michael Reynolds. Based in New Mexico, his goal is to create self-sufficient, off-the-grid communities where design and function converge in eco-harmony. He uses discarded modern by-products found locally, and integrates them into construction materials that can be used to build a sustainable home.

    The era of the McMansion is coming to an end. Families are recognizing the benefits of downsizing to smaller homes over enormous showplaces. How much do those unused rooms cost in your mortgage, electricity bill, furniture and accessories, property taxes, insurance bills, and time/money spent cleaning those rooms? Consider downsizing to a condo/townhome, cottage in the country, or an apartment in the city. If you are thinking about downsizing, here are some steps to help with the transition:

    Another earthship

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    Cobb House

    I could live here!

    Earthship U.K.

    Earthship! My husband and I are seriously thinking about this. Made out of old tires and off.the.grid.