The sand-bag houses project was the first of 100 experimental, low-cost homes for former shack dwellers by MMA Architects.

Some original green architecture/building ideas from around the world.here community members pack sandbags between the vertical Ecobeams of their home

African architecture should stop copying the West, engage the real needs of the people and regard the environment, says Francis Kéré.

African architecture should stop copying the West, engage the real needs of the people and regard the environment, says Diébédo Francis Kéré.

Sandbag home that looks less like a beehive

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sandbag houses | Greener building

sandbag houses | Greener building

It may surprise you to learn that you can build your own home for as little as a few thousand dollars: just by using your bare hands and feet! Cob housing is extremely affordable, earth friendly and has been around … Read More

Affordable and Environmentally Sound Cob Housing

It may surprise you to learn that you can build your own home for as little as a few thousand dollars: just by using your bare hands and feet! Cob housing is extremely affordable, earth friendly and has been around … Read

Fold-out House

t idea for an outdoor kitchen. Ever since architect Adam Kalkin debuted his Push-Button House, I’ve been intrigued by sustainable architecture. Kalkin’s Push-Button house is a dwelling made from an old shipping container. With the pu

This rather impressive studio would make a perfect workshop, shed, greenhouse, or cabin retreat with plenty of light from the large windows in the roof and walls. The timber frame construction is chestnut glulam built by Inwood, a UK company that specializes in exceptional quality glulam hardwoods. The design is by James Wyman Architects. http://www.ajbuildingslibrary.co.uk/projects/display/id/6796

This rather impressive studio would make a perfect workshop, shed, greenhouse…

This Guy Created His Unbelievably Dream House In Thailand.

Some Helpful Life Hack Tips, Let's Make Life Great Again!

This Guy Created His Unbelievably Dream House In Thailand (but I wonder what the dollar figure, on the Thai economy, would translate to here in America). Interesting approach however.

Small house plan to narrow and small lot. Covered terrace, spacious interior areas, garage. Small home design with the abundance of natural light. Floor Plan from ConceptHome.com

Small House plan in modern architecture with three bedrooms. Modern House Plan to Modern Family.

sandbag housing - kenya

Sandbag housing solution opens doors for home ownership in Nakuru

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