Concrete has so many uses in the garden. It is a wonderful building material, but does need mixing, molds and a time to harden. It may also require heavy equipment to move around. We’ve shared several post on using concrete: Beautiful Stone Look Walkway Using Quick Set Concrete Stamping Concrete To Look Like Wood Making …
Container House - So much for living in that box underneath the tresel huh? I live in this box all by myself it would suit my needs just fine. Who Else Wants Simple Step-By-Step Plans To Design And Build A Container Home From Scratch?
Roofs that hold water: reduce heating and cooling costs, increase life of roof, and create a rooftop garden! Would be great on a shipping container home, as there might be a risk of collapsed roof otherwise if drainage isn't sufficient.
I like the idea of a water wheel recirculating water to and from the creek to produce power when solar is not producing: Water wheel producing 24 kw power/day on 20 cm of running water (pending the building site can accommodate this