Waste water from the bathtub, shower & clothes washer comes out at better than 90 degrees.
The planter @ 500+ sq feet by 3.5 feet deep = 1750 cubic feet of wet thermal mass. Continue reading Gray water thermies
Commercial greenhouses have enough ventilation to flip the air in 1 min. This greenhouse is 16,000 cubic feet. Continue reading Flipping Air – 16,000 cubic feet
Windows are a fire vulnerability. Cheap way to fireproof. Continue reading Shutter Flush
Why is open source building cool?
Open source resources – architects, design library. Where to find designs.
Did you know that style matters?
For most folks ecological footprint takes second place is second to comfort otherwise we’d all keep our thermostats at 33 degrees!
Continue reading Posh Eco Economics
Goal. A basic guide of how to develop a finance-worthy structure. This matters because if you ever need to sell your house, you will have a much bigger audience if people can borrow money to buy it.
- Earthship is an un-financeable because bankers perceive it’s made of trash
- Features that make a premium design
- The economics of simplicity
- After it’s built – how much it cost to build doesn’t matter
After Market Provisioning for the builder on a budget: Continue reading Ultra Shoppers Guide
Use of growing platforms to utilize loft area of greenhouse. Catwalks are expensive and expensive to make safe. Move the plants. Continue reading Plants Aloft