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Earth House

Earth House Eco-friendly modern green easy living inspiration byCOCOON.com / Feel home &..COCOON / #COCOON Dutch Designer Brand

On Canada's Vancouver Island you will find this [www.naturalhomes.org/winckler.htm] a beautiful example of storybook architecture built by two creative natural builders, Timothy and Daniel [www.lindcroft.com]. The cottage was built with local douglas fir, logged and cut with a portable sawmill. The roof is cedar shingles (shakes) hand split and steamed to make them supple enough to follow the curves of the roof.

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Green Hobbit Hotels : Activate Architects

Activate Architects: Chief among Activate Architect’s accomplishments with this structure, however, is the contribution it makes to its surrounding environment. Its black-water recycling system, for example, re-purposes used water and rainfall back into a naturally compliant wetland.

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Ready-Made Residences: 14 Ultra Cool Prefab Homes

Plus House

this man has been building houses from water bottles, beer cans, and dirt-filled rubber tyres for 30 years. the house can stand -30 F without a heating or cooling system.

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Westbury Garden Rooms Creates Green-Roofed Backyard Retreats

Shipping Container House - Green Roof Top - Backyard Retreats | http://clickbank.dunway.com/affiliate_videos/containers/index.html

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Eco-Sustainable House / Djuric Tardio Architectes

Roof terrace and garden of eco-friendly prefab Paris home by Djuric Tardio Architectes Brilliant design idea!

A simple explanation of how shade and earth-berming can save (around 40%) of energy costs.

This tilted, ecologically savvy model dwelling near Larvik, Norway, actually creates more energy than it consumes—a “plus house,” it’s called. Brought to life by the combined creative genius of the Research Centre on Zero Emission Buildings and design firm Snøhetta.

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This Is What Happens When A Woman Gets Sick Of Divorce And Mortgages. And It's Brilliant.

Nouvelle tendance minimaliste : La mini-maison, ou "tiny house" - vert et fruité Re-pinned by #KNCS | #TinyHomes

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Africa's First Plastic Bottle House Rises in Nigeria

House in Nigeria made from plastic bottles filled with sand. Bullet proof, fire proof